The Hassanal Bolkiah Mosque in Tutong Town emerged champion of the Dikir Syarafil Anam Competition for Tutong District Mosques Muslimah Groups, yesterday morning.

The competition organised by Kampung Penanjong Mosque Takmir Committee in collaboration with Tutong District Mosque Affairs Office, was held in conjunction with Maulidur Rasul Celebration. Among the objectives of the competition is to encourage the mosque muslimah to learn the Dikir Syarafil Anam, particularly Dikir Brunei.

The Pengiran Muda Abdul Wakeel Mosque in Kampung Kiudang and As-Sakinah group from Kampung Penanjong Mosque won the second and third palces respectively. Prizes were presented by Dayang Lunayati binti Tuah, wife of the Tutong District Officer. The competition is hoped to foster closer relationship among mosque muslimah groups in the district, as well as making the mosque not only as a place of worship, but also as a learning and education institution and to carry out social activities in glorifying the mosque.

Source: Radio Television Brunei