KOMPLEK MAKAM RAJA JAKFAR
The complex is the tomb of King Jakfar tomb complex is the best among the other tombs. Pillars and walls covered with small domes in addition there is a pool where ablutions for prayer. Raja Jakfar is the son of Raja Haji Fisabilillah, Yang Dipertuan Muda Riau VI. Tomb of the Raja Jaafar made entirely of beautiful and sturdy brick. At the cemetery, there are the pillars and the domes of brick decorated with ornamental patterns that are very interesting. The tomb complex, there are stone steps where the pool is equipped ablutions. In addition, there are also the tombs of noble families of the kingdom. During his reign he moved the center of the kingdom that had been in Riau to the island Penyengat upstream. He began his career as a successful entrepreneur in the tin mining Kelang, Selangor.
Because he frequently visited the city melaka be sensitive to the arrangement of the city with architecture that is consistent with the times. That's why the island is organized and managed by Penyengat taste. The tomb complex also contained the tomb of King Jakfar Yang Dipertuan Muda Raja Ali VIII royal son of King Riau Jakfar. Raja Ali is a devout worship figure. During his reign he made a policy to require men to pray Friday and require women to use the Muslim clothing.
The tomb is located on the island Penyengat, Western District of Tanjung Pinang, Riau Islands, Indonesia.
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