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. Between 1824 and 1829 three regions became one regentschap under the name Mandalle.

District Kepulauan Pangkajene

Line of kingdoms on Sulawesi: link

Foto kingdoms on Sulawesi

* Foto kings on Sulawesi today: link
* Foto kings on Sulawesi in the past: link
* Foto old sites on Sulawesi: link

Video history kingdoms on Sulawesi

– Video history kingdoms on Sulawesi, 40.000 BC – 2018: link
– Video history kingdoms on South Sulawesi, 1AD – 2020: link
– Video history kingdoms on Sulawesi Tenggara, 50.000 BC – 2020: link
– Video history kingdoms on North Sulawesi, 4000 BC – today: 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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