Performances of tausyeh, nasyid, rawi and hadrah were held by the Mosque Affairs Department with members of mosque takmir committees at the festive stage in front of the Royal Regalia Museum on Thursday.
Mosque youth groups also took part in the performances.
The religious performances were held to enliven 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’s 76th birthday celebration.
A short drama, forum and quizzes also took place that evening. Deputy Permanent Secretary (Policy and Religious) at the Ministry of Religious Affairs Haji Mohd Serudin bin Haji Timbang attended the event as the guest of honour.
The event aimed to foster closer ties among mosque takmir committee members and mosque youth groups while at the same time inculcate a patriotic spirit. It also provided a platform to showcase religious talents.