Category History

Trunajaya Rebellion

Trunajaya Rebellion

The Trunajaya Rebellion (or Trunajaya War , also spelled Trunojoyo Rebellion ) was a rebellion carried out by the Madurese nobleman , Raden Trunajaya , and his ally, troops from Makassar , against the Mataram Sultanate assisted by the Dutch East India Company (VOC) in Java in the 1670s. , and ended with the victory of Mataram and…

Who is Rakai Pikatan ?

Rakai Pikatan

Sri Maharaja Rakai Pikatan Mpu Manuku was the sixth king of the Medang Kingdom of the Central Java period (or commonly called the Ancient Mataram Kingdom ) who ruled around the 840s – 856 . Rakai Pikatan Real name and…

The History of Prambanan Temple and Its Origin & Story


History of Prambanan Temple – Prambanan Temple is a Hindu-style temple complex located in Sleman, Yogyakarta. This temple is also known as Roro Jonggrang Temple. Prambanan Temple is the largest Hindu temple complex in Indonesia. The history of this temple was first built in the 9th…