Bangli, Indonesia

BRIEF HISTORY: A state founded after the fall of the Mojopahit empire, after Dewa Agung Ketut, ruler of Bali and Lombok divided his kingdom into several states among 9 of his chiefs among whom Aryo Damar and Gadjah Modo: Klungkung (to the descendants of Dewa Agung Ketut), Bangli (to the descendants of Dewa Agung Ketut), Badung (to the descendants of Aryo Damar), Tabanan (to the descendants of Aryo Damar), Karangasem (to the descendants of Gadjah Modo), Mangwi (to the descendants of Gadjah Modo), Buleleng (to the descendants of Gadjah Modo), Lombok (to the descendants of Gadjah Modo) and Gianyar (to the descendants of Gadjah Modo). Bangli proclaimed his independance from the Susuhunan (Sultan) of Bali and Lombok (or Klungkung) in 1805. The sovereignty was altered by the Republic of Indonesia in 1949-1950.

SOURCES: A.M.H.J. Stokvis, Manuel d’histoire, de généalogie et de chronologie de tous les Etats du globe..., Boekhandel & Antiquariaat B.M. Israël, Leiden 1888-1893, 1966

THANKS TO: Dr Hans Hägerdal (25/1/2007)

RELATED WEBSITE: Warisan Pusaka Bangsa http://www.riaulingga.com/bali

UPDATED: 10/3/2009

GLOSSARY:
Agung: Supreme
Anak Agung: title of the ruler of Bangli
Anom: young
Ayu: female nobility title
Dewa: Godly
Gede: Great

QUALIFICATIONS AND TITLES:
Head of the Dynasty
: The Anak Agung of Bangli

HEAD OF THE DYNASTY: Anak Agung Made Rai Rama, since 1961

PREDECESSORS:
Dewa Gede Anom Rai 1809-c1815, Raja of Bangli village by marriage, Raja of Tamanbali 1809-c1815, +(murdered by his wife) c1815, X Dewa Ayu Denbancingah, daughter of Dewa Kompiang Prasi, heir to Bangli village, +after 1856. Son of Dewa Gede Ngurah Pamecutan III, Raja of Tamanbali

Dewa Gede Tangkeban II (Dewa Gede Kuat) c1815-1833, +1833, X Dewa Ayu Denbancingah, widow of predecessor. Son of Dewa Gede Tangkeban I of Nyalian (+1804)

Dewa Gede Tangkeban III (Dewa Gede Besakih) 1833-1875, +1875. Father of:

Dewa Gede Tangkeban IV (Dewa Gede Oka) 1875-1880, +1880. Brother of:

Dewa Gede Tangkeban V (Dewa Gede Ngurah) 1881-1892, +1892. Brother of:

Dewa Gede Tangkeban VI (Dewa Gede Cekorda, Dewa Gede Anom Oka) 1894-17/10/1911. +17/10/1911. Brother of:

Dewa Gede Rai (II) 11/1/1913-1925, +1925. Uncle of:

Dewa Gede Taman 1925-1930, +1930. Son of Dewa Gede Putu (son of Dewa Gede Tangkeban III)

Dewa Putu Bukian (caretaker) 1930-1931. Son of Dewa Anom (son of Dewa Gede Tangkeban III)

Anak Agung Ketut Ngurah 1931-(end of rule) 1950-1961,  +1961. Son of Dewa Gede Tangkeban VI

Anak Agung Made Rai Rama, Raja (Anak Agung) of Bangli since 1961 (see above, Head of the Dynasty)