The month of Ramadhan is a highly awaited month that promises multitude of blessings for every deed as well as forgiveness from Allah Subhanahu Wata'ala. Tadarus Al-Quran at mosques, surau and religious halls is one of the takmir activities in Ramadhan which is well received by Muslims in the country.
The Tadarus Al-Quran Opening Ceremony was held soon after the Sunat Tarawih prayer, 13th April night. The ceremony was organised by the Ministry of Religious Affairs through the Mosque Affairs Department with the cooperation of the Omar 'Ali Saifuddien Mosque Takmir Committee. The 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 Othman, Minister of Religious Affairs.
The function coincided with the Tadabbur or Interpretation of Al-Quran by Awang Haji Yussof bin Haji Majid, Special Duties Officer Grade 2. Also present was Pengiran Dato Seri Paduka Haji Bahrom bin Pengiran Haji Bahar, Deputy Minister of Religious Affairs.
Source: Radio Television Brunei