The Kampung Burong Pingai Berakas Youth Association, PERANGKAB, yesterday morning held a Purih Burong Pingai 73 times Khatam Al-Quran Ceremony in conjunction with His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah, the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam's 73rd birthday celebration. The ceremony took place at the residence of Hajah Dayang Sa'adatena binti Abdullah in Kampung Lambak, Jalan Pasir Berakas.
The mass reading of Surah Al-Fatihah was led by Yang Berhormat Pehin Udana Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Haji Awang Badaruddin bin Pengarah Dato Paduka Haji Awang Othman, Minister of Religious Affairs, followed by the mass reading of Al-Quran, takhtim and doa khatam. The khatam ceremony was participated by 55 male and female readers comprising children, youths, teens, adults and senior citizens.
Source: Radio Television Brunei