The Story of Ki Ageng Mangir

The Story of Ki Ageng Mangir

     The Story of Ki Ageng Mangir and Dewi Sekar Pembayun. Long – long time ago in Ngentak Mangiran village, there was a potential man. His named was Ki Ageng Mangir. He had supernatural power. He was descendant of the kings of Java, and he also had a powerful weapon. It was a spear named Ki Bagus Klinthing, it was so hard to resist. Ki Ageng Mangir did not want to submit the spear to the Mataram kingdom centered in Kota Gedhe.

       Meanwhile far away from Ngentak Mangiran village, Mataram kingdom was ruled by a king named Prabu Danang Sutawijaya. He was also known as Panembahan Senopati. The king had a beautiful daughter. Her name was Dewi Sekar Pembayun. In the palace, the king had a smart adviser named Ki Juru Mertani.

        One day the king said to the adviser that he wanted to expand his kingdom so he wanted Ngentak Mangir village was as part of his kingdom. However, he did not want to get this village by having war. For this, Ki Juru Mertani asked permission to the king for meditating in order to get an idea. After meditating, Ki Juru Mertani had a brilliant idea. read more