More than 400 members of the Women's Council took part in the Khatam Al-Quran ceremony in conjunction with the Golden Jubilee of His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam's Accession to the Throne. The ceremony was to express gratitude, love and loyalty to His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam who ruled the country successfully.
The ceremony began with the reading of Surah Al-Fatihah led by Pengiran Datin Paduka Hajah Mariam binti Pengiran Haji Matarsat, the first Vice-President of the Women's Council. Subsequently, followed by the reading of surah khatam and tahktim as well as doa khatam led by Dayang Hajah Taibah binti Kudi, Member of the Women's Welfare Association of the Belait District. Among those participated were Datin Hajah Masni binti Haji Mohd Ali, the second Vice-President of the Women's Council and Dayang Hajah Kertini binti Orang Kaya Paduka Setia Diraja Abang Haji Abu Hanifah, the third Vice-President of the Women's Council.
News courtesy of Radio Television Brunei
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