Kingdom of Gunung Tabur / Prov. Kalimantan Timur

The Sultanate of Gunung Tabur was established in 1810, when the Kingdom of Berau (east Kalimantan) was divided. Located in the district of Berau.
Title of the king of Gunung Tabur: Sultan.

District of Berau


* Foto sultanate of Gunung Tabur: link
* Foto palace “Batiwakkal”: link


About the sultan

Present Sultan (febr. 2017):  H Aji Bachrul Hadie, Sultan of the sultanate of Gunung Tabur.

28 des. 2016: Adji Bahrul Hadie was installed as Sultan of Gunung Tabur.

Sultan Aji Raden Muhammad Ayub, Sultan of Gunung Tabur


History of the kingdom of Gunung Tabur

The Sultanate of Berau was a kingdom, that once existed in the district of Berau (East Kalimantan) today. The kingdom was established in the 14th century by the first king, who ruled, named Baddit Dipattung with title Suryanata Aji Raden Kusuma and his wife named Baddit Kurindan with the title Aji Permaisuri. The centre of the government was in Lati River, District of Gunung Tabur.
During the reign of the 13th king (1810’s), the Sultanate of Berau was separated into the sultanate of Gunung Tabur and the Sultanate of Sambaliung. Earlier regions of Berau split up and became Bulungan.
So, 3 kingdoms originated from Berau kingdom:

* Sambaliung,
* Gunung Tabur,
* Bulungan.


List of sultans

  • 1820 – 1834 – Zainul Abidin II bin Badruddin
  • 1834 – 1850 – Ayi Kuning II bin Zainul Abidin
  • 1850 – 1876 – Amiruddin Maharaja Dendah I
  • 1876 – 1882 – Hasanuddin II Maharaja Dendah II bin Amiruddin
  • 1882 – …        . Sultan Siranuddin
  • … – 1921         Maulana Ahmad (bupati)
  • 1921 –  1951 – Muhammad Khalifatullah Jalaluddin
    1951 – 1960    Aji Raden Muhammad Ayub

gunung tabur


Palace of the kingdom

* Foto palace “Batiwakkal”: link

Museum Batiwakkal (former palace), Gunung Tabur


Source (english)

– History of Gunung Tabur on Melayuonline: link
History of Gunung Tabur: link
List of kings: Wiki

Source (only indon. language)

– Sejarah kesultanan Gunung Tabur di Wiki: link
Sejarah kesultanan Gunung Tabur di Melayuonline: link
– Sejarah kesultanan Gunung Tabur abad ke-17: http://www.bimbie.com/sejarah-kesultanan-gunung-tabur.htm
– Sejarah kerajaan Gunung Tabur dan Sambaliung: http://www.wisatapedia.net/index.php/telusur/kalimantan-timur/obyek-wisata/kesultanan-gunung-tabur-dan-sambaliung/
Daftar Raja: Wiki

Facebook

– Gunung Tabur on Facebook: link