‘Dikir Brunei Asli’ Ceremony in Conjunction with the Commemoration of Brunei Darussalam’s Declaration of Independence

Towards exposing as well as introducing traditional Brunei dikirs and Brunei Malay heritage dikirs to the country's communities, in particular youths, 1st January night, the Pehin Khatib Abdullah Mosque Takmir Committee in Kampung Kulapis and Purih Burung Pingai organised a Dikir Brunei Asli Kesukaan Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar 'Ali Saifuddien Sa'adul Khairi Waddien ceremony in conjunction with the commemration of the Brunei Darussalam Declaration of Independence on the 1st of January 1984. The dikir ceremony took place at Pehin Khatib Abdullah Mosque in Kampung Kulapis.

Present were Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Kerna Dato Seri Setia Doctor Haji Awang Abu Bakar bin Haji Apong, Minister of Home Affairs; Yang Berhormat Pehin Udana Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Haji Awang Badaruddin bin Pengarah Dato Paduka Haji Awang Othman, Minister of Religious Affairs; and Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Haji Awang Abdul Mokti bin Haji Mohd Daud, Minister at the Prime Minister's Office as Co-Patrons of the Dikir Ceremony.

Source: Radio Television Brunei