Senior citizens join religious event

Azlan Othman

Wargamas Brunei held a 74 times Khatam Al-Quran ceremony held in conjunction with His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Sa’adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam 74th birth anniversary.

The event was held at Sultan Sharif Ali Mosque in Sengkurong on December 27.

The event began with the recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah led by spouse of the Minister of Religious Affairs Datin Hajah Nahriah binti Haji Asbi.

The ceremony continued with participants reading Al-Quran verses followed by the recitation of Takhtim as well as Doa Khatam by Hajah Norjainah binti Haji Putera.

Spouse of the Minister of Religious Affairs Datin Hajah Nahriah binti Haji Asbi at the event. PHOTO: AZLAN OTHMAN