Monday, July 28, 2008

‘ IQRA- Garden of Wisdom’

‘ IQRA- Garden of Wisdom’ by Muzium & Galeri Tuanku Fauziah, USM in Majlis Ilmu Negara Zikir

THE PRIME Ministers Office of Brunei organised a Majlis Ilmu (Convention for knowledge) as part of the activities to enliven the 62nd birthday celebrations of His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam.

The Convention for knowledge held from July 26 to August 6, 2008 at the International Convention Centre (ICC), Berakas, Brunei Darussalam.

The theme for this year's convention for knowledge is Menghayati Negara Zikir.

Negara zikir means a nation whose race and society always remember Allah SWT in their actions and thoughts. The mission is to be the ultimate race moving towards excellence and prohibit from engaging in wrongdoings. The nation whose race and society possessed those qualities is a country that is peaceful and prosperous, that is always in Allah's blessing and forgiveness.The objective of the convention is for it to become an academic landmark for the monarch's birthday celebration and as a means to uphold His Majesty's leadership in developing a knowledgeable nation with Allah's acceptance and blessings.

The convention is divided into three types of events; seminars, motivational talks and exhibitions.

Muzium & Galeri Tuanku Fauziah, Universiti Sains Malaysia participated in the exhibition entitled 'IQRA- Garden of Wisdom’ from July 26 until August 6, 2008 at the International Convention Centre in Berakas, Brunei Darussalam.