King, Queen perform Aidiladha prayers at Tengku Ampuan Afzan Mosque

KUANTAN: July 30 photo of Malaysia’s King Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah reciting prayers when attending Prayers Ceremony in Honour of His Majesty’s 61st Birthday Celebration at the Sultan Ahmad Satu Mosque on Thursday. Today, July 31st, the King also joined Muslims in reciting the Hari Raya Haji prayers at mosques nationwide.
Photo courtesy of BERNAMA.

KUANTAN,  July 31 (NNN-BERNAMA) — Malaysia’s King, Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah joined Muslims to perform the Aidiladha prayers at Tengku Ampuan Afzan Mosque here today.

His Majesty accompanied by the Raja Permaisuri Agong Tunku Hajah Azizah Aminah Maimunah Iskandariah arrived at the mosque at 8.25 am and the royal couple was received by Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Wan Rosdy Wan Ismail and Pahang state government leaders.

Also present at the prayer was the son of the King who is the Regent of Pahang, Tengku Hassanal Ibrahim Alam Shah Al-Sultan Abdullah and they were dressed in matching grey baju Melayu.

The prayer was led by the Chief Imam of the mosque, Mohd Hafiz Suhaili while the sermon was read by Kuantan Kadi, Abdul Aziz Abd Karim. 

The King also witnessed the sacrificial ritual of nine cows for the occasion in the compound of the mosque before departing.