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Royal Titles

  • Titles of Nobility (Relatives)

    Titles of King or Sultan and Relatives Kutai Kartanegara ing Martadipura Sultanate gives titles of nobility for the King or Sultan, relatives, descendants, and nobleman. The applied titles in Kutai Kartanegara ing Martadipura Sultanate are: Aji Sultan, used for summon the King or Sultan of the Sultanate and only used by kin Aji Ratu, given to the Queen Aji Pangeran, given to the Prince Aji Puteri, given to the Princess and it is equivalent with the title of Aji Pangeran Aji Raden, noble title especially for men who previously held the title of Aji Bambang Aji Bambang, noble title especially for men who previously held the title Aji. This title is under the title of Aji Raden. Aji, noble title that especially given for descendants of noblemen in Kutai. This title is owned by aristocratic. Thus, an aristocratic woman who married an ordinary man, their children will not obtain this title, unless she married with ... Read more »

  • Titles of Nobility (Non-Relatives)

    Kutai Kartanegara ing Martadipura Sultanate gives to people outside the royal family who have been regarded as meritorious particularly to the Sultanate, to people of East Kalimantan, and to the Republic of Indonesia generally. Titles of nobility is usually given coincides with the cultural events, such as in the celebration of Erau Ceremony. In celebration of the Seven Continents Erau Pelas of 2010 held, the Sultanate has given the title of “Wirata Prana” to the Minister of Culture and Tourism, Republic of Indonesia Jero Wacik on July 2010. The person who receives this title is the favorite of the Sultanate, as he was concerned and conserved the culture, especially in Kutai. The title "Virata Prana" also means "one who holds to traditional king (leader)". On the same occasion, the Sultanate has given the title “Raden Surya Nata Praja” to the Vice Governor of East Kalimantan H. Farid Wadjdy that ... Read more »

  • Awards

    Kutai Kartanegara ing Martadipura Sultanate also gives awards for Non-Relatives outside the Palace. The award was given as an expression of appreciation for service and devotion to the Sultanate especially, East Kalimantan or to the Republic of Indonesia Generally. The award is usually given coincides with the moment, for example in the series of anniversary celebrations of Sultan Kutai and others. One event conferring the award of Sultanate is when 85th birthday celebration as well as 10-year tenure of Sultan H. Mohd Adji Salehoeddin II in Tenggarong, East Kalimantan, October 2009. The event was packed with the headline "Sultan Award" was attended by a number of high officials in East Kalimantan province and in East Kalimantan regency or city. The event "Sultan Award" in 2009 gave cultural awards to 16 people or artists who considered in preserving and developing the cultural arts in Kutai. The 16 figures who received ... Read more »