Dikir skills showcased at competition

Azlan Othman

Dikir troupes from Sufri Bolkiah Mosque in Kampong Perpindahan Berakas clinched the top spot in the male category while Kampong Saba Religious Hall in Kampong Ayer first place in the female category during the Dikir Brunei and Dikir Syarafil Anam competition finals for mosques in Zone 1 of the Brunei-Muara District yesterday.

Mosque Affairs Officer Haji Abdul Aziz bin Haji Mohd Yassin was the guest of honour.

The competition was held in cooperation with Ash-Shaliheen Mosque of the Prime Minister’s Office and Mosque Affairs Department in the Brunei-Muara District.

Eight teams competed including four male groups comprising mosque officers and mosque committee members.

First place winner for the female category from Kampong Saba Religious Hall during the finals of the competition. PHOTOS: AZLAN OTHMAN