Religious ceremony marks 6th anniversary of mosque establishment

|     Syazwani Hj Rosli     |

A HUNDRED and fifty-eight congregants – 98 male and 60 female – of the Rashidah Sa’adatul Bolkiah Mosque in Kampong Sungai Akar took part in a Khatam Al-Quran ceremony yesterday. It was held in conjunction with the 6th anniversary of the mosque’s establishment.

Minister of Primary Resources and Tourism Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Ali bin Haji Apong; 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; and Acting Head Village of Kampong Sungai Akar, Haji Ibrahim bin Ramlee were present.

The ceremony began with a mass Subuh prayer followed by one Juzuk per person session. It continued with a Khatam al-Quran ceremony, the recitation of Takhtim and ended with a recitation of Doa Selamat.

ABOVE & BELOW: 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 religious ceremony; and female congregants at Rashidah Sa’adatul Bolkiah Mosque. – PHOTOS: SYAZWANI HJ ROSLI