Monday, November 5, 2018

Fatahillah, Conqueror of Sunda Kelapa

November 05, 2018 0
Fatahillah is a Muslim figure who has an important role in the history of the nation's struggle against invaders where he and his troops succeeded Portuguese from the trading port of Sunda Kelapa.

Sunday, November 4, 2018

From Tarumanagara Kingdom to Sunda Kingdom

November 04, 2018 0
After Tarumanagara Kingdom vanished from history, the west area of Java endured ‘darkness’ of history until the finding of Sanghyang Tapak inscription that was issued by Maharaja Sri Jayabhupati (952 Saka/1030 AD).

Saturday, November 3, 2018

Jakarta as a Part of Tarumanagara Kingdom

November 03, 2018 0
The name “Taruma” means the indigo blue colour that still has the same meaning in Sundanese. Sundanese tradition knows this name as the natural colour that originates from tarum leaves, used since older times to dye clothes.