This morning on the 9th March 2009, Brunei Darussalam celebrated birthday anniversary of Prophet Muhammad SAW with mass gatherings and processions in all four districts. The theme for this year is “Kedewasaan Bernegara Dengan Zikir” (Maturing of Brunei as a Zikir nation)
In conjunction with Maulud (Birth of the prophet), gathering and procession in the Belait District was held at the Kuala Belait Municipal Field.
Despite the rains, peoples and teams representing government departments, uniformed organisations, firms, schools and colleges, mosques and associations took part in the procession.
The gathering began with the Al-Quran reading
The Managing Director and CEO of Brunei LNG, Awang Haji Salleh Bostamam bin Haji Zainal Abidin, before receiving a certificate after leading the procession on behalf of Brunei LNG group.
Watching the procession begins under the rain
The march with the Guest of honour, Awang Haji Abdul Aziz Bin Orang Kaya Maharaja Lela Haji Mohd Yussof, permanent secretary at the prime minister’s office along with the district officer.
Some of the familiar faces and smile ……..