In conjunction with the commemoration of the birthday anniversary of Prophet Muhammad Shallalaahu 'Alaihi Wassalam, mosques, suraus and religious halls nationwide continued to resound with the Dikir Maulidur Rasul. The delegation from the Ministry of Home Affairs and the departments under it also held a Dikir Maulidur Rasul ceremony, 22nd October night.
The ceremony took place at Pengiran Muda 'Abdul Wakeel Mosque in Kiudang, Tutong District. Heading the delegation was Awang Abdul Walid bin Haji Matassan, Deputy Permanent Secretary for Municipal and District at the Ministry of Home Affairs. Also present was Yang Berhormat Awang Haji Umarali bin Esung; and Yang Berhormat Awang Haji Ramli bin Haji Lahit, members of the Legislative Council.
Meanwhile, the delegation from Islamic Da'wah Centre together with new converts as well as residents around Kampung Selapon held a similar ceremony. The delegation was led by Awang Haji Abdul Rajid bin Haji Mohd Salleh, Director of the Islamic Da'wah Centre. The ceremony held at the Kampong Selapon Da'wah post in Temburong District was highlighted with a short talk entitled "Fadhilat atau Kelebihan Berselawat" or Advantages of Selawat by Pengiran Haji Jufri bin Pengiran Haji Hidop, Officer from the Islamic Da'wah Centre. The ceremony ran concurrently with a presentation of contributions from Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah to the new converts and presentation of endowment in the form of Mushaf Brunei Darussalam for the use of the Kampung Selapon Da'wah Post.