.Sultanate of Pajang / Prov. Jawa Tengah – Wilayah Demak

The Sultanate of Pajang: 1568 – 1586. Located on Central Jawa; was successor of the kingdom of Demak.

Location of Demak


Line of kingdoms on Jawa: link


* Foto remains keraton Pajang: link
* Video remains keraton Pajang: link


Foto kingdoms on Jawa

* Foto sultans and raja’s, still on Jawa link
* Foto keratons (palaces) still on Jawa: link
* Foto Batavia (Jakarta) in the past: link
* Foto Jawa in the past: link
* Attack on Batavia by Sultan Agung, 1628/1628: link
* Foto Diponegoro war, 1825: link
* Foto old sites on Jawa: link


Video history kingdoms on Jawa

– Map history kingdoms on Jawa: link
– List of rulers of the sultanate of Mataram, 1556 – 2020: link
– Map history of the history of the sultanate of Mataram, 1576-2020: link
– Map history of the kingdom of Medang Mataram Hindu, 752 – 1045: link
– Map history of the kingdom of Majapahit, 1293 – 1527: link
– List of rulers of the kingdom of Majapahit until the sultanate of Mataram, 1293 – 1587: link
– Map history of kingdoms on East Jawa, 1.5 million BC – 2020: link
– Map history of kingdoms on West Jawa, 3000 BC – 2020: link
– Map history of kingdoms on Central Jawa, 1.5 million BC – 2020: link


History of the sultanate of Pajang, 1568 – 1586

The Kingdom of Pajang was a short-lived Muslim state in Java. It was established by Hadiwijaya or Jaka Tingkir, Lord of Boyolali, after a civil war and was a successor to Sultanate of Demak. Hadiwijaya claimed to be a descendant of Brawijaya V, the last king of the Majapahit empire, and Trenggana, the sultan of Demak.

In the last battle against the last claimant of Demak, the vicious Arya Penangsang, Jaka Tingkir commissioned his greatest vassal: Ki Ageng Pamanahan and his son, Sutawijaya, to destroy Arya Penangsang’s army. The two managed to defeat and kill Arya Penangsang and were thus awarded a fief in a forest called Alas Mentaok, now Kotagede, on which they founded their base for the future capital of Mataram Kingdom.

Legend says King Hadiwijaya was so fond of Sutawijaya, he adopted him as the playmate of his heir, Prince Banawa. Hadiwijaya’s rule was supposed to be succeeded by this weak-minded heir, but a rebellion by a vassal named Ario Pangiri forced the prince to seek asylum from his childhood friend Sutawijaya.

Pledged to help, Sutawijaya gathered his army and defeated Ario Pangiri and seized the Pajang Palace. Prince Banawa then submitted his crown to Sutawijaya and thus ended the Kingdom of Pajang in 1586, when Sutawijaya founded the greatest Islamic kingdom in Java: Mataram Sultanate.

– Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kingdom_of_Pajang

The palace complex, which now lies within its foundations, is on the border of Pajang Village, Surakarta City and Makamhaji Village, Kartasura, Sukoharjo.

Joko Tingkir merupakan penguasa dan Raja Kraton Pajang. Tempat ini merupakan petilasan Kraton Kerajaan Pajang, tepatnya di kampung Pajang Kecamatan Kartasura. Di samping petilsana, terdapat aliran sungai yang menembus Sungai Bengawan solo. Selain itu, beberapa peninggalan Kraton Pajang juga dapat dilihat di lokasi ini.


List of kings

* 1549-1582: Jaka Tingkir atau Hadiwijaya (engl.: link)
* 1583-1586: Arya Pangiri bergelar Sultan Ngawantipura.
* 1586-1587: Pangeran Benawa atau Prabuwijaya

– Source: Wiki

Majapahit - Mataram

Source (english)

– History of the sultanate of Pajang: Wiki

Source (only indon. language)

– Sejarah kesultanan Pajang: https://id.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kesultanan_Pajang
Sejarah kesultanan Pajang: http://sejarahbudayanusantara.weebly.com/kerajaan-pajang.html
Sejarah kesultanan Pajang: http://www.gurusejarah.com/2015/07/kerajaan-pajang.html
Sejarah kesultanan Pajang: http://indonesiaindonesia.com/f/4085-kesultanan-pajang/


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