Kingdom of Kampa / Sumatera – prov. Riau

The kingdom of Kampa is located on Sumatera, prov. Riau, District Pelalawan.

Province of Riau

District Pelalawan


* Foto ancient sites, tribes on Sumatera and old Sumatera: link


About the king (2018)

26 maret 2018: Bupati Kampar Azis Zaenal was installed as Sultan Kampa ke-14 Khalifatullah Akhirul Zaman in the Balai Adat of Kampar.

For about 90 years, the kingdom of Kampa had no king. Last king the 13th died 1928. His name was Sultan Buyung Adliansyah.


History of the kingdom

The kingdom was founded by Sultan Mahmud Shah, the first king of Kenegerian Kampa.
Sultan Mahmud Syah came from the kingdom of Malacca. In Malacca, Mahmud Shah was pursued by the Portuguese Army. Mahmud Syah had run to Penyengat Island in Lingga, Riau Kingdom. From Penyengat Island, Sultan Mahmud moved to Kampa.
This is where the Kenegerian Kampa civilization began in about the 15th century. Ninik Mamak in Kenegerian Kampa appointed Mahmud Shah as King.
Since then, Kenegerian Kampa has a king. Until the 13th Sultan. Sultan of the 13th named Buyung Adliansyah, who died 1928.


Source (only indon. language)

Source about the installation:

– Penobatan Sultan Kampa ke-14 (26 maret 2018): http://www.transriau.com/read-512-12414-2018-03-26-h-azis-zaenal-sh-mm-resmi-di-nobatkan-sebagai-sultan-kampa-ke-xiv.html
– Penobatan Sultan Kampa ke-14 (26 maret 2018): http://www.riauonline.co.id/riau/rantau-kampar/read/2018/03/26/jadi-sultan-kampa-ke-xiv-aziz-zaenal-terima-keris-dan-stempel-resmi-kerajaan
– Penobatan Sultan Kampa ke-14 (26 maret 2018): http://auramedia.co/2018/03/26/sultan-kerajaan-kampa-xiv-resmi-dinobatkan/