Religious event marks mosque’s anniversary

Syazwani Hj Rosli

Rashidah Sa’adatul Bolkiah Mosque (MRSB) in Kampong Sungai Akar marked the seventh anniversary of its establishment with a religious ceremony at the mosque last Saturday.

Minister of Primary Resources and Tourism Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Ali bin Haji Apong and Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports Major General (Rtd) Dato Paduka Seri Awang Haji Aminuddin Ihsan bin Pehin Orang Kaya Saiful Mulok Dato Seri Paduka Haji Abidin participated.

Since its establishment, the mosque’s committee has organised religious activities, programmes and events including Khatam Al-Quran ceremony in conjunction with His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Sa’adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam’s birthday, One Week One Juzuk programme, assistance for orphans, single mother and Muallaf, Al-Quran classes, and Korban ceremony among others.

The event was to answer the call to establish the mosque as a centre for pious acts and the development of knowledge to shape a knowledgeable, fatihful and pious Ummah towards fulfilling the aspirations of a Zikir Nation.

MRSB was officiated by His Majesty on July 19, 2013.

Minister of Primary Resources and Tourism Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Ali bin Haji Apong and Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports Major General (Rtd) Dato Paduka Seri Awang Haji Aminuddin Ihsan bin Pehin Orang Kaya Saiful Mulok Dato Seri Paduka Haji Abidin at the event. PHOTO: SYAZWANI HJ ROSLI