An officer from the Brunei Darussalam Red Crescent Society pours the ayer asah-asahan at the Royal Mausoleum. - AHMED SHAHEEB
The Brunei Darussalam Red Crescent Society held a tahlil at the Royal Mausoleum for Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar Ali Saifuddien Sa'adul Khairi Waddien and Al-Marhumah Duli Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Damit.
Haji Awg Abd Alim bin Haji Awang Osman, Deputy President, and Haji Julaini bin Haji Latip, Secretary General, attended the ceremony.
The event began with a recital of surah al-fatihah by Awang Abdul Qaiyum bin Haji Metussin, officer from the Brunei-Muara District branch of the Brunei Darussalam Red Crescent Society.
His Majesty's father, Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar `Ali Saifuddien Sa'adul Khairi Waddien passed away on September 7, 1986, while His Majesty's mother Al Marhumah Duli Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Damit passed away on September 13, 1979. Also in attendance were senior officers, national and district level officers and members of the society.
The tahlil and surah yaasiin were also recited. This event is part of the annual religious activities of the Brunei Darussalam Red Crescent Society to enliven the month of Ramadhan.
-Borneo Bulletin - August 29, 2011. Monday