The Brunei Leeds (BruLeeds) society has hosted this year’s annual Majlis Khatam Al-Quran for Northern Region in conjunction with Brunei’s 35th National Day, which was held on 9th March 2019, at Woodsley Community Centre.
25 students from the Brunei Leeds Society (BruLeeds), Brunei York Society (BruYork), Brunei Sheffield Society (BruSheff), Brunei Manchester Society (BruManch) and Brunei Lancaster Society (BruLancs) came to participate in the event.
The event started at 10am, with the arrival of Cikgu Rahimah Haji Mohiddin and Cikgu Saidin Hidayat bin Abdullah Lasit as the Guests of Honour. The event started with the recital of Surah Al-Fatihah, led by Abdul Azim bin Haji Abdul Kassim. This was followed by the recital of Surah-Surah Lazim, Takhtim and Dikir Marhaban. The recital of Doa Khatam Al-Quran was led by Ak Liyaqat Zhahierul Haq bin Pg Haji Zulkarnain from BruLeeds Society, also as the representative from Brunei Religious Officers Students Association (BruROSA).
The session ended with a certificate-giving ceremony, followed by a group photo session. After the event, the participants were given the opportunity to have a muzakarah with Cikgu Rahimah Haji Mohiddin and Cikgu Saidin Hidayat bin Abdullah Lasit.