Quick Answer: What is the first Islamic kingdom in Indonesia?

Hikayat Raja-raja Pasai (“The Story of the kings of Pasai”) – an Old Malay text that tells how Islam came to “Samudra” (Pasai, northern Sumatra) where the first Indonesian Islamic state was founded.

What is the first kingdom in Indonesia?

Kalingga Kingdom

Kalingga ꦏꦫꦠꦺꦴꦤ꧀ꦏꦭꦶꦁꦒ (Jawa)
• Established 6th century
• Disestablished 7th century
Succeeded by Medang Kingdom
Today part of Indonesia

Is Indonesia was a Hindu country?

Hinduism in Indonesia, as of the 2018 census, is practised by about 1.74% of the total population, and almost 87% of the population in Bali. Hinduism is one of the six official religions of Indonesia.

Official Census (2018)

Province (2018 Cen.) Indonesia
Total 266,534,836
Hindus 4,646,357
% Hindu 1.74%

What is the oldest religion?

The word Hindu is an exonym, and while Hinduism has been called the oldest religion in the world, many practitioners refer to their religion as Sanātana Dharma (Sanskrit: सनातन धर्म, lit.

What is the old name of Islam?

Islam itself was historically called Mohammedanism in the English-speaking world.

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