Ceremony to mark resumption of ‘Naubat’
BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN
A CEREMONY to resume the Naubat or royal musical ensemble was held yesterday at the Lapau in Bandar Seri Begawan.
The Naubat was closed for 20 days following the passing of Yang Amat Mulia Pengiran Jaya Indera Pengiran Hj Mokhtar Puteh Pengiran Hj Rajid on April 30 at 7.40pm.
The ceremony was performed in the presence of the Chief of Adat Istiadat Yang Amat Mulia Pengiran Lela Cheteria Sahibun Najabah Pengiran Anak Hj Abdul Aziz Pengiran Jaya Negara Pengiran Hj Abu Bakar.
Yang Amat Mulia Pengiran Lela Cheteria Sahibun Najabah Pengiran Anak Hj Abdul Aziz was welcomed by Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Dewa Major General (Rtd) Dato Seri Pahlawan Hj Mohammad Hj Daud.
Also present were cabinet ministers, deputy ministers, legislative council members and senior government officers present.
YAM Pengiran Jaya Indera Pengiran Hj Mokhtar Puteh passed away at the age of 85.
The Brunei Times