NINTEY teachers from 15 different primary schools in the Brunei IV area had taken part in the Khatam Quran held at the Panglima Barudin Limau Manis primary school.
The event was organised by the Brunei IV Social and Welfare body for Principals and Deputy Principals and teacerher (JASPER). The guest of honour at the event was the Acting Senoior Education Officer for Brunei IV area, Hajjah Norisah binti Haji Salleh.
Six teachers 3 male and 3 female teachers were selected from each schools to take part in the event.
Teachers from Penglima Baruddin Limau Manis primary school, Junjungan primary school, Pengkalan Batu primary school, Panchor Murai primary school, Bebuloh primary school, Masin primary school, Lumapas primary school, Kasat primary school, Putat primary school, NAR Abdul Rashid Menunggol primary school, Jerudong primary school, Sengkurong primary school, Bengkurong primary school, Mulaut primary school and AHMY Katimahar primary school.
The event started with the recital of surah Al-Fatihah led by Ustaz Haji Muhammad bin Haji Nayan and the recital of Surah-Surah from the Holy Quran. Whereas the prayer for Khatam (Completion of the Quran) was read by Ustaz Said bin Haji Yusop.
Meanwhile the bertahlil ceremony was led by Ustaz Muhd. Zaki bin Sapar and had for the climax the zikir marhaban led by Ustaz Muhd. Zaki bin Sapar was read and the sprinkling of the scented flower and distribution of the traditional ‘bunga telor’ or decorated flower egg to all the participants and guests.