The 'Tanmiatul Aqli' program aims to assist in children's mental development and educate as well as instil noble values within them. The 2-day program began yesterday, and is organised by the Panchor Mengkubau National Housing Scheme Consultative Council with the cooperation of the Hassanal Bolkiah Mosque Takmir Committee.

The program is participated by children between 6 to 12 years old who are residing in Kampung Menteri and Kampung Panchor Mengkubau. Various activities have been lined up including interactive sessions, talks and visits to places of attractions in the country. According to Awang Haji Samsul bin Haji Abdul Latif, the Imam or prayer leader of the Hassanal Bolkiah Mosque, the programme is held to fill in the children's free time during the school holiday.

In the morning session, the participants took part in the 'Islam Itu Indah' activity which focused on the words and practices of the Prophet Muhammad Sallallahu Alaihi Wassalam that should be made an example.

Meanwhile in the afternoon, the programme continued with the 'Challenging Maths' and 'What Time is It' activities, where participants were exposed to mathematics-based activities.

Source: Radio Television Brunei