MoH holds Isra’ Mikraj celebrations

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BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN

THE Ministry of Health yesterday conducted a religious talk at the Al-Afiah Hall in Berakas to commemorate Isra’ Mikraj celebration.

Present as the guest of honour was the Health Minister, Yang Berhormat Dato Paduka Dr Hj Zulkarnain Hj Hanafi.

The talk entitled “Prayers, the key to heaven” was delivered by an officer from Islamic Da’wah Centre, Pg Hafidzuddin Pg Bakar who touched on the importance of prayers and their benefits to Muslims.

“If we perform prayers constantly, we are actually getting close to Allah SWT. Seeking closeness to Allah comes through our own actions and this can be achieved by performing prayers,” he said .

He said that prayers could prevent Muslims from committing indecency and sins.

More than 200 officials from the ministry attended the event.

The Brunei Times