Themed 'Tarbiyah Rasulullah Membawa Rahmat Dalam Berkeluarga', this year's Maulud Grand Assembly and procession will be held simultaneously in all four districts this Tuesday. The focal point of the event will be at Taman Haji Sir Muda Omar 'Ali Saifuddien in the capital starting at 7 in the morning. To ensure the smooth running of the event, a full rehearsal was held yesterday morning.
Present to oversee the rehearsal was Yang Berhormat Pehin Udana Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Haji Awang Badaruddin bin Pengarah Dato Paduka Haji Othman, Minister of Religious Affairs. Also in attendance were Pengiran Dato Seri Paduka Haji Bahrom bin Pengiran Haji Bahar, Deputy Minister of Religious Affairs; Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Abdul Aziz bin Orang Kaya Maharaja Lela Haji Yussof, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Religious Affairs and Awang Razali bin Haji Badar, Acting the Yang Di-Pertua of Adat Istiadat Negara. Awang Haji Madzneh bin Haji Md Nor, Head of Islamic Eminence Development at the Ministry of Religious Affairs as the Co-Secretary of the celebration's working committee explained that this year all participants will pass through a new procession route of 2.3 kilometres. The procession will begin at Taman Haji Sir Muda Omar 'Ali Saifuddien, Jalan Stoney, Jalan Pehin Dato Isa heading towards Jalan Tasik, followed by Jalan Kianggeh, Jalan Mac Arthur, Jalan Sultan and end at Taman Haji Sir Muda Omar 'Ali Saifuddien. All head of contingents and participants are urged to take due attention on the new route and abide by instructions from supervisors during the real day.
Source: Radio Television Brunei