30 attend workshop on mosque tourism

Danial Norjidi

The Youth Religious Programme under the Ministry of Religious Affairs in collaboration with the As-Syahadah Muallaf Youth Group held the ‘Awareness through Mosque Visits 2020’ workshop yesterday.

The programme served as a platform to share information about mosques, and etiquette in visiting them in an interesting and accurate manner.

Participants also learnt on techniques for interacting with tourists both within and outside the country.

A total of 30 youth under the Youth Religious Programme and members of the public participated in the workshop, facilitated by Edy Kasrin bin Abdul Kadir from Islamic Da’wah Centre.

The programme will continue on February 24 from 8am to 12 noon at Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Mosque in the capital. Themed ‘History and Culture of Brunei Darussalam through Mosque Tour’, the event will be open to the public as well as tourists.

Participants during the workshop. PHOTO: DANIAL NORJIDI