Maulidur Rasul celebration at Belait mosque

Daniel Lim

The Muslimah Affairs Division of the Mosque Affairs Department in collaboration with Takmir Committee of Kampong Sungai Teraban Mosque organised a Maulidur Rasul 1442 Hijrah celebration to mark the birth anniversary of Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) yesterday at Kampong Sungai Teraban in the Belait District.

Members from the Muslimah Guidance Classes from several mosques across the Belait District attended.

Sharifah binti Mohammad Tahir, the wife of the Legislative Council member and Acting Penghulu of Mukim Labi 1, was the guest of honour.

Female officers and staff from the Ministry of Religious Affairs (MoRA), and instructors of the guidance classes were also present. The ceremony began with the recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah led by the guest of honour, followed by a talk delivered by Acting Assistant Director of Haj Management Hajah Zunainah binti Haji Gunong.

It continued with Dikir Asyaraqal performance led by the Muslimah Guidance Class members of Kampong Sungai Teraban Mosque.

Head of Muslimah Guidance Class in the Belait District Hajah Nadhirah binti Haji Lahit presented tokens of appreciation to the guest of honour and the invited speaker. The recitation of Doa Allah Peliharakan Sultan dan Negara Brunei Darussalam led by Imam of Kampong Sungai Teraban Mosque Helmi bin Yakub, concluded the ceremony.

The event in progress at Kampong Sungai Teraban Mosque. PHOTO: DANIEL LIM