The arrival of Ramadan Al-Mubarak is awaited by Muslims who seek to reap multiple rewards and blessings as well as forgiveness from Allah the Almighty during the holy month. In together reaping the rewards in the month of Ramadhan, the Ministry of Religious Affairs has organised the Mass Friday Subuh Prayer in Ramadhan Programme at all mosques, suraus and religious halls nationwide. In Brunei Muara District the focal point of the programme was Jame' 'Asr Hassanil Bolkiah in Kampung Kiarong.

Among the congregants was Yang Berhormat Pehin Udana Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Haji Awang Badaruddin bin Pengarah Dato Paduka Haji Awang Othman, Minister of Religious Affairs. The programme began with mass Subuh or dawn prayer.

The programme was highlighted by the mass reading of selected Al-Quran verses.

Meanwhile Tadabbur Al-Quran was delivered by Awang Muskrisman Safari bin Haji Mustapha, Religious Development Officer at the Islamic Da'wah Centre which among other things shared that Allah Subhanahu Wataala will always protect His servants and give them strength as long as they place their belief in the Almighty's power. Also in attendance was Pengiran Dato Seri Paduka Haji Bahrom bin Pengiran Haji Bahar, Deputy Minister of Religious Affairs.

Source: Radio Television Brunei