Religious events held across nation

Ministry of Defence

The Ministry of Defence (MinDef) and Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) organised a Khatam Al-Quran and iftar with 80 Muslim converts at Surau Ad-Difa’, Bolkiah Garrison.

Minister of Defence II Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Rtd) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd Yussof, Commander of the RBAF and Permanent Secretary at the MinDef were present.

The event marks the end of the annual Ihya Ramadhan programme by MinDef and RBAF. The programme’s activities included MinDef and RBAF Ramadhan Outreach programme, charitable activities, cleaning of mosques and Muslim cemeteries and religious talks.

Minister of Defence II Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Rtd) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd Yussof in a group photo during the event. PHOTO: MINDEF

Dynamik Technologies

Dynamik Technologies organised a series of religious and charitable events to mark Ramadhan.

The daily Tedarus Al-Quran concluded with a Khatam Al-Quran attended by Chief Executive Officer Haslina binti Haji Mohd Taib.

Dynamik Technologies distributed 400 bottles of Air Zam Zam for in-patients at Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha (RIPAS) Hospital and Pengiran Muda Mahkota Pengiran Muda Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah (PMMPMHAMB) Hospital.

Thirty Dynamik Technologies personnel also presented donations to six underprivileged families in the Brunei-Muara District.

There was a religious talk titled Membina Generasi Al-Quran by Director of Fiqh Al-Usrah Research Centre, Religious Teachers University College of Seri Begawan Hilman bin Haji Salim.

Dynamik Technologies CEO Haslina binti Haji Mohd Taib during the event. PHOTO: DYNAMIK TECHNOLOGIES

Chung Hwa Middle School

Chung Hwa Middle School’s Islamic Religious Knowledge Department recently held a Khatam Al-Quran and presentation of donations to orphans.

The event began with the recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah led by Haji Kamirul Azman bin Haji Kula followed by the recitation of Surah Adh-Dhuhaa to An-Naas led by Haji Mohd Hairul Haimi bin Haji Usop.

The event was highlighted by Takhtim and Dikir Asyraqal followed by Doa Khatam read by Haji Kamirul Azman.

Principal Kho Guik Lan presented donations to orphans.

Chung Hwa Middle School Principal Kho Guik Lan presents a donation. PHOTO: CHUNG HWA MIDDLE SCHOOL

Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah School

Izah Azahari

Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah (YSHHB) School organised a Khatam Al-Quran recently.

YSHHB Primary School Headmistress Hajah Mariam binti Haji Ladi was the guest of honour.

YSHHB Religious School Headmaster Azmerul bin Haji Haris, YSHHB School Parent-Teacher Association (PTA) President Md Noh bin Dato Paduka Haji Matasan and YSHHB School PTA Secretary Datin Hajah Masni binti Haji Md Ali were also present.

The event began with the recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah led by Azmerul and the recitation of Al-Quran verses led by Ashrulfazillah bin Haji Hussin, Mohd Syazwanshah bin Razali, Mohd Khairul Zainolariffin bin Haji Abas and Nazmi bin Haji Puasa.

The Takhtim recitation was led by Siti Hajar binti Haji Yusop, Zaiton binti Haji Abdullah, Nurul Izzati binti Haji Kamaluddin and Hajah Noramalina binti Haji Sulaiman.

The event continued with the recitation of Doa Khatam and Dikir Marhaban followed by the sprinkling of perfume and souvenir presentation to two Muslim converts, YSHHB Secondary School’s Laboratory Assistant Muhammad Hisyamuddin bin Salong and YSHHB Primary School’s Mathematics Teacher Leon bin Abdullah Lim Yu Jin.

The event concluded with the recitation of Doa Peliharakan Sultan and Doa Selamat.

Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Primary School Headmistress Hajah Mariam binti Haji Ladi presents a souvenir. PHOTO: IZAH AZAHARI

Institute of Brunei Technical Education

Daniel Lim

Residents of Institute of Brunei Technical Education (IBTE) Sultan Bolkiah Campus (SBC) conducted a Khatam Al-Quran recently.

IBTE Satellite Principal Dr Suhaimi bin Haji Abdul Wahab was the guest of honour at the event attended by over 320 students and teachers.

Dr Suhaimi led the recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah. It was followed by the recitation of Al-Quran verses, Takhtim, Dikir Asyaraqal and Doa Khatam. The event concluded with a mass Zohor prayer.

Participants of the religious event. PHOTO: IBTE SBC

Brunei Darussalam Scout Association

Lyna Mohamad

Brunei Darussalam Scout Association (PPNBD) organised a Khatam Al-Quran and presentation of donations recently.

PPNBD Chief Commissioner Haji Awang Badar bin Haji Awang Ali was the guest of honour.

Raja Isteri Girls High School and Awang Semaun Secondary School joined hands to prepare nasi briyani which was distributed among visitors to the scouts complex and mosques.

Brunei Darussalam Scout Association Chief Commissioner Haji Awang Badar bin Haji Awang Ali presents donation to a recipient. PHOTO: LYNA MOHAMAD