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 in a titah stresses that the country's great tradition in celebrating the auspicious days of Islam including the Maulid Ar-Rasul is one that brings blessings. It should be continued and if necessary be further elevated.

The Monarch adds Muslims are encouraged to celebrate Islam's auspicious days to inject religious awareness because it is vital to the survival of the ummah. The Titah in conjunction with the birthday celebration of Prophet Muhammad Shallallahu 'Alaihi Wasallam was broadcast by Radio Television Brunei to the nation earlier tonight. In the titah, His Majesty touches on the Light of Islam and the Light of Iman or Faith propagated by Prophet Muhammad Shallallahu 'Alaihi Wassallam. His Majesty says Muslims should be grateful for the blessings brought by the Messenger of Allah to this world.

Source: Radio Television Brunei