Saturday, 30 March 2013


Indonesia, Pasai Sultanate situated north of Sumatera Abdullah Malik Az Zahir reigned from 1379-1400AD. Pasai, also known as Samudera and Samudera-Pasai sometimes called Samudera Darussalam was a Muslim harbour kingdom on the north coast of Sumatra from the 13th to the 15th centuries CE. It was believed the word Samudera derived from Samudra meaning ocean in Sanskrit. According to Hikayat Raja-raja Pasai, it was said Merah Silu saw an ant as big as a cat, he caught it and ate it and he named the place Samandara. King Merah Silu later converted to Islam, known as Malik ul Salih, he was the sultan in year 1267 CE. The Portuguese occupied Pasai in 1521, 10 years after their conquest of Malacca. Through the Portuguese, the place become known in Europe as Pacem.[2] Later, the Acehnese took control of Pasai. *Obv: AsSultan Al Adil   *Rev: Abdullah Malik AzZahir   *Weight,grm : 0.61gm   *Size,mm: 10mm        *Date: 1379-1400AD Denomination: Kupang 

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