Kingdom of Banggae (Majene) / Prov. Sulawesi Barat, Kab. Majene

The  kingdom of Banggae Majane is located in prov. Sulawesi Barat, Kab. Majene. It is a kingdom of the Mandar People.

District of Majene

Prov. West Sulawesi 


* Foto foto Sulawesi dulu, suku Sulawesi dan situs kuno: link


History of the kingdom

Google translation

The kingdom of Banggae in ancient times was originally centered in Salabose village in the highlands of Majene City ± 120 m above sea level. This kingdom was originally a community group led by tribal chief Tomakaka and lived in Poralle, the name of a place in Salabose. Which came to be called Tomakaka Poralle.
There are also Tomakaka, who lead a group, who live around Banggae such as Tomakaka Pullajonga, Tomakaka Salongang, Tomakaka Totoli, Tomakaka Pepottoang. At the time of the kingdom of Tomakaka in Porallea person came from the Majapahit kingdom, whose name is not known, only given the title by the local people Topole-pole who married Tomerropa-ropa Wulawang daughter of Tomakaka Poralle. For Topole-pole’s ability his wife Waris Throne of Kingdom then Topole-pole can form a new government system not yet known by Tomakaka Poralle government. This system of government is the forerunner of the establishment of the Kingdom of Banggae. 


Graveyard complex of the kingdom

In Majene District, West Sulawesi, there is a mystery cemetery complex. The Royal Cemetery of King of Banggae and Hadat. Namely, from the ancient Banggae Majene kingdom.
The location of this old cemetery is located on top of Bukit Ondongan. Pang Ali-ali Village, Banggae District, Majene Regency.


17 Kingdoms of the Mandar Region

Mandar tribe consists of 17 kingdoms: 7 kingdoms called “Pitu Ulunna Salu”, 7 kingdoms called “Pitu ba’bana binanga” and 3 kingdoms called “Kakarunna Tiparittiqna Uhai”.
The seven kingdoms belonging to Persekutuan Pitu Ulunna Salu are:

1 Kingdom of Rante Bulahang
2 Kingdom of Aralle
3 Kingdom of Tabulahan
4 Kingdom of Mambi
5 Kingdom of Matangnga
6 Kingdom of Tabang
7 Kingdom of Bambang

Seven (7) kingdoms belonging to Persekutuan Pitu Baqbana Binanga are :

1 Kingdom of Balanipa
2 Kingdom of Sendana
3 Kingdom of Banggae
4 Kingdom of Pamboang
5 Kingdom of Tapalang
6 Kingdom of Mamuju
7 Kingdom of Binuang.

Three (3) kingdoms belonging to Kakaruanna Tiparittiqna Uhai or the region of Lembang Mappi are:

1. Kingdom of Allu
2. Kingdom of Tuqbi
3. Kingdom of Taramanuq

Source: https://id.wikipedia.org/wiki/Suku_Mandar


Source (only indon. language)

Sejarah berdirinya kerajaan Banggae: http://kebudayaan.kemdikbud.go.id/beta/bpcbgorontalo/2015/07/09/kompleks-makam-raja-raja-banggae-ondongan-sebagai-bukti-sejarah-kerajaan-banggae-di-kab-majene/

– Pemakaman kerajaan Banggae: http://www.kompadansamandar.or.id/wisata/majene/478-buttu-ondongang-kompleks-makam-raja-dan-hadat-kerajaan-banggae-mandar-.html
– Pemakaman kerajaan Banggae: https://yukpiknik.wordpress.com/2014/10/03/makam-raja-raja-banggae-dan-hadat-mandar-peristirahatan-para-nenek-moyang-di-majene/