To enhance Islamic eminence through zikir tausyeh, the Mosque Affairs Department with the Jame' 'Asr Hassanil Bolkiah Takmir Committee has organised a Tausyeh Competition for Male and Female Adults; Mosque Youth Groups and Mosque Muslimahs Nationwide in conjunction with the Israk Mikraj celebration. The 2-day competition ended this afternoon with the announcement of the results and prize presentation. The ceremony took place at Jame' 'Asr Hassanil Bolkiah in Kampong Kiarong.

Prizes were presented by Dato Seri Setia Haji Abdul Aziz bin Orang Kaya Maharaja Lela Haji Yussof, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Religious Affairs. 5 Categories were competed. The adult male category was won by Jame' 'Asr Hassanil Bolkiah Committee Team. Hulwatul Qalbi from Pekan Seria Mosque won the adult female category. Male Mosque Youth category was won by Kampung Penanjung Mosque Youth Team from Tutong District while female mosque youth category was won by Kampung Batu Apoi Mosque youth team from Temburong district and the muslimah category went to Hassanal Bolkiah Mosque Muslimah Team from Tutong Town.

The ceremony was highlighted by a tausyeh presentation by the overall winner, Hulwatul Qalbi team from Pekan Seria Mosque. The competition is hoped to raise the participant's self-esteem to join various religious competitions and at the same time preserving tausyeh songs.

Source: Radio Television Brunei