Sultan attends Tahlil
by Aziz Idris & photo by Dean Kassim

HIS Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam consented to attend a Tahlil for his late parents at the Royal Mausoleum in Jalan Tutong yesterday.

The monarch was accompanied by HRH Prince Hj Al-Muhtadee Billah, the Crown Prince and Senior Minister at the Prime Ministerís Office, HRH Prince Haji Jefri Bolkiah, HRH Prince Haji ĎAbdul ĎAzim, HRH Prince ĎAbdul Malik, HRH Prince ĎAbdul Mateen and HRH Prince ĎAbdul Wakeel.

Tahlil prayers were led by State Mufti Pehin Datu Seri Maharaja Dato Paduka Seri Setia (Dr) Ustaz Hj Abd Aziz Juned.

His Majesty and members of the royal family later took turns to pour the ĎAir Asah-Asahaní (scented water) on the tombs of Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ĎAli Saifuddien Saíadul Khairi Waddien and Al-Marhumah Duli Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Damit, as well as other royal tombs. - Borneo Bulletin (16 August 2013)