Kingdom of Mandalle / Prov. Sulawesi Selatan – Kab. Kepulauan Pangkajene

The kingdom of Mandalle was a kingdom on Sulawesi, in the District of District Kepulauan Pangkajene, prov. South Sulawesi.

District Kepulauan Pangkajene

* Foto sultans and kings today on Sulawesi: link
* Foto sultans and kings in the past on Sulawesi: link

* Foto kingdoms in the region of Poso: link
* Foto Bugis People: link
Foto Toraja People: link
* Foto old sites on Sulawesi: link

History of the kingdom

Google translation

The Mandalle Empire was formed from the melting of three indigenous law alliances established by the Bugis: Katena, Mallawa, and Mandalle. According to the story, at first was founded Katena, which covered the areas of Kampung Boddie, Katena, Manggalung, Macciniajo, and LokkaE. Then were founded the legal alliance of Mallawa and Mandalle’s.
Between 1824 and 1829 the three customary law fellowship, were transformed into a regentschap with the name of Mandalle.
In 1819, Mandalle was split from Keregent-nan Segeri and was made a kekaraengan (kingdom) as described earlier.
1918: Mandalle became one of the seven areas of the Karaeng Adatgemeenschap Onderafdeeling Pangkajene.

Pallawa Rukka Dg Mallawa – Karaeng-Regent Mandalle, died 1909

Old maps of Sulawesi

For old maps of Sulawesi (1606, 1633, 1683, 1700, 1757, 1872, abad ke-19): klik here

Sulawesi and Maluku, tahun 1683

Source (indon. language)

– Sejarah Mandalle:


Andi Pallawarukka Daeng Mallawa, Karaeng (raja, king) Mandalle


Regent of Mandalle during dutch occupation (1913)

Map of South Sulawesi, 1909


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