| Syazwani Hj Rosli |
THE National Religious Programme for Arabic and Religious Schools for January was held across the four districts. The programme was organised by the Islamic Studies Department, Ministry of Religious Affairs.
The programme was filled with a Tazkirah titled Solat Mencegah Perbuatan Keji dan Mungkar (Prayers Prevent Indecent and Condemned Acts). The Tazkirah highlighted that prayers should be done wholeheartedly, with sincerity and surrendering to Allah the Almighty.
In the Brunei-Muara District, the morning programme was hosted by Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Hajah Saleha Girls Arabic Religious Secondary School while the afternoon session, the programme was held at the Sungai Besar Religious School.
Puteri Norain Religious School was the venue of the programme in the Tutong District and the Tazkirah was delivered by Johan bin Moktal. In the Belait District, it was held at the Sungai Liang Religious School while in Temburong District, the programme was held at the Sultan Hashim Religious School, Batu Apoi.
The programme also saw the recitation of Ratib Al-Attas, Doa Awal Tahun Persekolahan and Doa Peliharakan Sultan dan Negara Brunei Darussalam.