History of Pontianak City

History of Pontianak City

History of Pontianak City

History of Pontianak City

       Pontianak City is a city in Indonesia which is located just below the equator. The city which is the capital of West Kalimantan province is also passed by the Kapuas River, the longest river in Indonesia. But did you know about the history of this city? The following article will give its history, as reported by various sources. (Also read : History Of Malang City)

       Taken from its history, Pontianak city was once a wilderness right at the intersection of three rivers, namely the Landak river, the Kapuas river, and the Kapuas Kecil river. The wilderness was then cleared and opened by a group of residents from the Malay Kingdom. The resident, led by Syarif Abdurrahman Alkadrie. They felled trees in the forest and established a village since October 23, 1771.

       Syarif Abdurrahman Alkadrie himself was the son of a religious judge from the Kingdom of Matan who later became the King of Pontianak. He also later built the Kadriah Palace, the first building to mark the establishment of Pontianak City. read more

Legend of Lipan Lake

Legend of Lipan Lake

Legend of Lipan Lake

Legend of Lipan Lake

       Once upon a time in East Kalimantan, there was kingdom of Muara Kaman. The kingdom was ruled by a queen named Ratu Aji Bidara Putih. She was very beautiful so there had been many kings, princes, and nobles who wanted to marry her, but she always rejected. (Also read : Ali Baba and Forty Robbers)

       One day, a large ship from China landed at Muara Kaman. The owner of the ship was a rich prince in China. The purpose of his arrival was to propose Ratu Aji Bidara Putih to be his consort. The Prince brought many luxurious souvenirs of gold. All of that was for Ratu Aji Bidara Putih. While giving souvenirs, they delivered a proposal to Ratu Aji Bidara Putih.

       On that time, the Queen did not immediately refuse. However, she asked for time to think. Then, the messengers returned to the ship. After the messengers left, she called his trustworthy retainer. (Also read other article at : Panorama Senja Indah Menawan)

       “Uncle, I ask you this tonight to investigate the prince of China,” ordered the Queen. read more

The Legend of Ruai Bird from West Kalimantan

The Legend of Ruai Bird from West Kalimantan

The Legend of Ruai Bird from West Kalimantan

      Long time ago in West Kalimantan, there was a kingdom which it located near the Bawang Mountain and Ruai Mountain. The King had seven little girls. Unhappily, the queen had actually passed away. The king did not intend to remarry. (Also read : Legend Of Sendang Sani)

      The seven daughters were beautiful. Nevertheless, the youngest little girl was one of the most stunning. She was likewise the kindest. She commonly helped other individuals. Her sisters were significantly different. They were lazy. They additionally had attitude problem. They were cruel to individuals.

      The king knew about this different characteristic between his youngest daughter and his six older daughters. So he learnt about his daughters’ practices. He typically advised his older child to practices. He commonly advised his older little girls to behave like the youngest little girl. Regretfully, they never heard the king’s advice. They hated their youngest sibling due to the fact that the king commonly praised her excellent behavior. read more

Prayer Time For Palangkaraya Today

Prayer Time For Palangkaraya Today

Prayer Time For Palangkaraya Today

      The Schedule of Prayer times for Palangkaraya, Central Kalimantan province below apply automatically updated every day according to the day when you open this website so Insha Allah you can use this prayer time schedule as a guide to perform the worship either prayer time, breaking the fast and when the sun starts shinning. (also see other prayer time at : Prayer Time For Poso Today)

This is the Schedule of Today’s Prayer Time for Palangkaraya and its surrounding areas:

Salat times for Palangkaraya. Muslim Prayer Times Widget by Alhabib.

      We think that the Prayer time schedule above will be very useful for someone who are on the way of going somewhere from one place to other place and they are in the place of Palangkaraya, when the time for prayer is coming. It is also can be used for someone to know the time of prayer for new comer of Palangkaraya, Central Kalimantan Province, Indonesia.

      That is our post about Prayer Time For Palangkaraya Today and its surrounding areas that we can share on this occasion. This timetable will be up-to-date in accordance with the present time as the guidance for us to know the coming of obligatory prayer (Fardlu) whether it is Dhuhr, Ashar, Maghrib, Isha ‘prayer and Fajr (Subuh) Prayer, and also when we want to do Sunnah Dhuha prayer. read more