The kingdom of Polongbangkeng is located on Sulawesi, in District Takalar, south Sulawesi.
This kingdom was founded in 1815.
The title of the king is Karaeng.
* Foto’s old Sulawesi dulu, tribes of Sulawesi and ancient sites: link
About the king today (2018)
King of Polong Bangkeng ke – 14, Karaeng Tompo H. Muh. Andi Rizal Padjonga.
History of the kingdom
There is not much information about this kingdom.
The formation of Polongbangkeng was in 1816, during which the British left the Dutch East Indies. At that time the area of Polongbangkeng consisted of Malewang, Moncongkomba, Bontokadatto, Lassang and Lantang and the dai gaukang area of the settlement of Pattalassang, Sompu, Bilacaddi, Pasoleang, Salaka, Sabintang, Tamasongo, Sambila, Sayowang and Anaauang. Some of these areas in Polongbangkeng were led by Tumalompona Polongbangkeng. Daeng Manompo.
Map of South Sulawesi (incl. Takalar) 1909
In this palace were 12 kings of Polongbangkeng installed. The kast one was H. Padjonga Dg Ngalle; a national hero of Indonesia.
Source (only indon. language)
– Tentang Raja Polong Bangkeng: http://seputartakalar.blogspot.co.id/2012/09/ketua-lembaga-adat-kerajaan.html#.VM2uNCxBnZ4
– Tentang Polongbangkeng: http://jayalahsejarahku.blogspot.co.id/2011/10/pendahuluan-wilayah-polongbangkeng.html
– Tentang Pajonga Daeng Ngalle, Karaeng Polongbangkeng (1901-1958): https://biografi-tokoh-ternama.blogspot.co.id/2014/03/Pajonga-Daeng-Ngalie-Karaeng-Polongbangkeng-Pahlawan-Nasional-dari-Sulawesi-Selatan.html