PWE hosts Dikir ceremony

Daniel Lim

The Belait District Senior Citizens Association (PWE) held a Dikir Ceremony to mark the birth anniversary of Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) at the RPN Kampong Pandan Mosque on October 31.

Brunei LNG Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer Hajah Farida binti Dato Seri Paduka Haji Talib, the guest of honour, was welcomed by the PWE President Dr Haji Mohd Shah bin Imam Haji Ahmad.

The ceremony started with the recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah led by the guest of honour followed by the recitation of Dikir by the women’s groups.

This included Dikir Khairuman led by the Women’s Group from Village Consultative Council (MPK) of Kampong Mumong ‘A’ and ‘B’, Dikir Bisyarin led by the Muslimah group from Muhammad Jamalul Alam Mosque, Dikir Alhamdu led by Muslimah group from Kampong Sungai Teraban, Dikir Badat led by the Women’s Bureau of Kampong Pandan, Dikir Bisyahri led by Muslimah group from Labi Mosque, Dikir Badat Kampar led by Muslimah group from Zainab Mosque and Dikir Asyaraqal led by Muslimah of Kampong Pandan.

A Dikir Marhaban was conducted followed by Doa Dikir led by event chairperson Hajah Hamsiah binti Haji Mohd Husain.

The guest of honour received a token of appreciation from Hajah Hamsiah.

Representatives from the invited Women’s Group, Muslimah groups, and Women’s Bureau were also presented tokens of appreciation.

Brunei LNG Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer Hajah Farida binti Dato Seri Paduka Haji Talib at the event. PHOTO: DANIEL LIM