The secrets of solat or prayer, Azan and Iqamah, the essentials of solat and sujud sahwi were among matters shared during the Intensive Course on Refining the Performance of Prayers and Its Secret Benefits organised by Seri Begawan Religious Teachers University College, KUPU SB. The 2-month course that started yesterday will end this April.
In attendance was Doctor Haji Adanan bin Haji Basar, the Ra'es of KUPU SB. The course which takes place every Friday is attended by 100 participants. It is part of KUPU SB's contributions to society especially in the academic field. Other topics include the sunnat acts or optional non-obligatory acts in prayer and how a sick person performs prayer. These will be presented by lecturers of KUPU SB's Faculty of Shari'ah.
The premier talk titled 'Solat Demonstration' was delivered by Doctor Haji Adanan bin Haji Basar. Among other matters, it emphasised that prayer is the pillar or foundation of Islam as well as the first act of faith to be assessed by Allah in the Hereafter. The talk reminded that it is a Muslim's obligation to perform prayer properly according to the rules of Syarak or Islamic laws.