Kingdom of Biromaru / Prov. Sulawesi Tengah, Kab. Sigi

Kingdom of Biromaru is located on Sulawesi, Kab. Sigi, prov. Sulawesi Tengah.
This kingdom was united with Dolo from 1908 and became Dolo Birumaru, later separated and joined Sigi from 1915 until 1929 became Sigi Birumaru.

District of Sigi

Prov. of Central Sulawesi 

* Foto’s old Sulawesi, tribes on Sulawesi and ancient sites: link

History of the kingdom of Biromaru

There are:

NB: kerajaan = kingdom

Kerajaan Sigi,
Kerajaan Dolo,
– Kerajaan Dolo Biromaru,
Kerajaan Sigi Dolo,
– kerajaan Biromaru,
– Kerajaan Sigi Biromaru.

The Kingdom of Dolo once joined Rindau & Kaleke from 1650 to 1890. Joined Birumaru from 1908 to 1915 to Dolo Birumaru, until Birumaru broke away.
1908-1915: Dolo Biromaru
1918: Dolo’s king is revealed and Dolo joins with Sigi.
1915-1929: Sigi Biromaru

Datu Pamusu is the king of Dolo.
But this king was dismiddes 17-5-1918. Then Dolo joined with Sigi. Mother of Magau Lamakarate is Yolekodi, married Magau Jayalangkara from Tawaeli.

Map of the location of the kingdom of Biromaru (1906)

The Map Paloe in 1906 is still minimal description of village villages around in the year 1916, it seemed more crowded in describing the village village around Paloe.
Map made by Alb. C. Kruyt.

Location of Biromaru


Map of Palu, Sigi dan Dolo, 1917

History of the kingdoms in Donggala region

For history of the kingdoms in Donggala region, click here

Source (only indon. language)

– Kab. Donggala di Wiki: link
Sejarah Donggala:
– Sejarah kabupaten Sigi Biromaru:


Before the Dutch mastered the Biromaru Region in general and Sigi in particular around the 1800s, he was appointed as Madolo Malolo with his brother and brother PALARANTE who was appointed sbagai Madika Matua by the entire Council of Adat and Todea in Biromaru Region in General and Raranggonau and Tompu in particular, for both areas he used to be called Toma Sambite / Tupu Dae Rida

The Pabitjara of Biromaru.

A Shaman is performing Ritual and Soldiers are Drawing Tjakalele from Bora, Biromaru.

Priests perform a ritual in the Bora te Biromaru kampong.

Indigenous people performing the Tjakalélé dance with spears and shields in Bora te Biromaru kampong.