PABD celebrates Hari Raya


Bandar Seri Begawan – THE Astronomical Society of Brunei Darussalam (PABD) held their Hari Raya Aidilfitri 1439H celebration at one of the restaurants in Berakas on Friday, 13 July 2018 in the afternoon.

The event was organized to gather members of the association to foster a stronger sense of camaraderie amongst members as well as providing opportunity for fellow members to mingle together. Continue reading “PABD celebrates Hari Raya”

New Lunar Crescent of Syawal 1437 seen from Brunei

Bandar Seri Begawan – July 05, 2016. A group of members of the Astronomical Society of Brunei Darussalam was at the Agok Hill in Tutong for the moonsighting to observe the new moon of Syawal 1437H. The western sky was partly cloudy especially new the horizon with the sun set behind the clouds on that evening. At about 15 minutes after sunset, at the clouds break, the 24 hour old hilal was firstly visible through telescopes and CCD Camera at around 6.52 pm. Continue reading “New Lunar Crescent of Syawal 1437 seen from Brunei”

Meeting Discusses Collaborative Efforts during Upcoming Lunar Eclipse Activities

Bandar Seri Begawan – A meeting was held in UNISSA in late afternoon on March 21, 2015, to discuss activities during the upcoming lunar eclipse. Present at the meeting were Hazarry (General Secretary), Hj Julaihi (Deputy Secretary I) , Pg Shahdani (Deputy Secretary II), Saifulbahri (Exco) of PABD and officals from UNISSA and Survey Deparment.

The meeting was led by Dr Haji Norarfan bin Haji Zainal(Rektor UNISSA/PABD)  as the chaiperson and members discussed the working paper proposal and delegation of tasks for the event. One of the main programmes is eclipse observation for public which will be organised by the PABD in collaboration with Universiti Islam Sultan Sharif Ali (UNISSA) and Survey Department.

The proposal is available here.

More infomation on the upcoming lunar eclipse observation will be made available as soon as the venue and event is confirmed.

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PABD Society holds 2nd AGM

The Astronomical society of Negara Brunei Darussalam recently held its 2nd annual general meet on Friday afternoon (30th March 2007) at the Jame Asr Hassanal Bolkiah Mosque.

The AGM was chaired by the President, Awang Mahadi. At the meet, the association’s executive committee presented the presidential, secretary’s and financial reports as well as discussing the activities planned for 2007.

Group Photo during PABD AGM II in 2007
Group Photo during PABD AGM II in 2007

Above: PABD Group photo.

Election of the working councils for the period of 2007-2009 was also held. The newly appointed executive committees are Haji Mahadi Haji Mohd Tahir (President), Ustaz Haji Johar Haji Mohamad (Vice President), Hazarry Haji Ali Ahmad (General Secretary), Haji Julaihi Haji Lamat (Vice Secretary I), Pengiran Shahdani Pengiran Anom (Vice Secretary II) and Dayangku Ratna Suria Pengiran Dato Haji Hamzad (Honarary Treasurer).

Five new committee members were also elected. They are Haji Mohd Azri bin Haji Awang Ibrahim, Ustaz Haji Abd Aziz bin Haji Akop, Dr Sallimah Haji Mohd Salled , Daud bin Jihan and Saiful Bahri Haji Ahmad.

Among the society’s objectives are to promote and encourage astronomy for Brunei and to channel  information on issues relating to astronomy. Currently, the society offers membership for ordinary member and young astronomers and is open to residents of Brunei Darussalam.
Meeting during PABD AGM II in 2007
Meeting during PABD AGM II in 2007
Meeting during PABD AGM II in 2007
Meeting during PABD AGM II in 2007
Meeting during PABD AGM II in 2007
Meeting during PABD AGM II in 2007

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Executive Committees 2007-Present

Group Photo during PABD AGM II in 2007
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PABD administration is accountable to a group of Executive Committee of PABD. Appointment of the Executive Committee for the session 2007/2009 was held on March 30, 2007 i.e. during the 2nd Annual General Meeting of the association. Appointed executive committee members are:
 
Awang Hj Mahadi bin Hj Mohd Tahir
President (Yang Di Pertua PABD)

Jabatan Ukur
Kementerian Pembangunan
BSB. BB3510
Brunei Darussalam
Tel: 2382171 ext 5200 (P)
2380986 (Fax)
E-mel: mahadi(a)bruneiastronomy.org
Ustaz Johar bin Hj Mohamad
Vice President (Naib Yang Di Pertua PABD)

Mahkamah Rendah Syariah Bandar Seri Begawan
Jalan Elizabeth 2
Bandar Seri Begawan
Brunei Darussalam
Tel: 2244178 (P)
E-mel: johar(a)bruneiastronomy.org
Awang Hazarry bin Hj Ali Ahmad
General Secretary (Setiausaha Agung PABD)
No. 24, Spg. 442,
Kampong Keriam.
TB1141. Brunei.
Tel: 4221581(R)
8820277 (M)
E-mel: hazarry(a)bruneiastronomy.org
Awang Hj Julaihi bin Hj Lamat
Deputy Decretary I (Timbalan Setiausaha Agung I PABD)

Jabatan Ukur
Kementerian Pembangunan
BSB  BB3510
Brunei Darussalam
Tel: 2382171 ext 5206 (P)
E-mel: julaihi(a)bruneiastronomy.org
Pengiran Shahdani Bin Pengiran Anom
Deputy Secretary II (Timbalan Setiausaha Agung II PABD)

No 1, Spg 41-1-8.
Kg. Kiarong. BE1318.
BSB. Brunei Darussalam.
Tel: 2425986 (R)
E-mel: shahdani(a)bruneiastronomy.org
Dayangku Ratna Suria Pengiran Dato Haji Hamzad
General Tresurer (Bendahari Agung PABD)

No 74, Jln 99.
Kampong Perpindahan Lambak Kanan. BC2315
Brunei Darussalam
Tel:-
E-mel: dkratna(a)bruneiastronomy.org
Awang Hj Mohamad Azri bin Hj Awang Ibrahim
Exco (Jawatan Eksekutif Biasa PABD)

7-14, Jalan Kebangsaan,
Bandar Seri Begawan. BA1111.
Brunei Darussalam.
Tel: –
E-mel: azri(a)bruneiastronomy.org
Ustaz Hj Abd Aziz bin Hj Akop
Exco (Jawatan Eksekutif Biasa PABD)
Masjid Jame’ ‘Asr Hassanil Bolkiah.
Negara Brunei Darussalam.
Tel: 2240185 (P)
E-mel: abdaziz(a)bruneiastronomy.org
Ustaz Saifulbahri bin Hj Ahmad
Exco (Jawatan Eksekutif Biasa PABD)

No 278, Kampong Tungku.
Gadong. BE2119.
Brunei Darussalam.
Tel: 2448958 (R)
E-mel: saifulbahri(a)bruneiastronomy.org
Daud bin Jihan
Exco (Jawatan Eksekutif Biasa PABD)

Kampong Belimbing Satu, Subok.
Brunei Darussalam.
Tel: 2382171 (P)
E-mel: daud(a)bruneiastronomy.org
Dr. Hajah Sallimah Hj Mohd. Salleh
Exco (Jawatan Eksekutif Biasa PABD)

Institut Pendidikan Sultan Hasanal Bolkiah,
Universiti Brunei Darussalam.
Tel: 2790296 (R)
2463001 Ext 1550 (P)
E-mel: sallimah(a)bruneiastronomy.org
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Mesyuarat Agung Ke-2

Persatuan Astronomi Negara Brunei Darussalam (PABD) akan mengadakan Mesyuarat Agung II yang akan berlangsung pada:

Tarikh : 30 Mac 2007 (11 Rabiulawal 1428)
Hari : Jumaat
Jam : 3.00 – 5.00 petang
Tempat : Bilik Mesyuarat,
Masjid Jame’ ‘Asr Hassanil Bolkiah, Kiarong
Brunei Darussalam.

Mesyuarat merupakan lanjutan dari mesyuarat Agung pada 22 Disember 2006 yang telah dibatalkan atas sebab jumlah korum ahli mesyuarat yang tidak cukup.

Agenda mesyuarat yang akan dibincangkan ialah:
1.Bacaan Surah Al-Fatihah.
2.Ucapan Yang DiPertua PABD.
3.Laporan Tahunan.
4.Kewangan (Penyata Kira-Kira oleh Bendahari Agong)
5.Pembubaran AJK Eksekutif 2007/2008
6.Lantikan Pengerusi & Setiausaha sementara.
7.Pencalonan ahli-ahli Jawatankuasa Eksekutif.
8.Perlantikan ahli-ahli Jawatankuasa Eksekutif 2007/2008.
9.Aktiviti Kegiatan / Rancangan / Projek 2007.
10.Mengemaskini maklumat Keahlian.
11.Lain-lain hal.
12.Doa Selamat.
13.Sesi Fotografi

Ahli-ahli dan orang ramai yang berminat dipersilakan hadir.