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ARKIB : 09/03/2003

Sultan Sharafuddin crowned as ninth ruler of Selangor


SULTAN Sharafuddin Idris Shah kissing the Keris Panjang during the coronation ceremony at the Istana Alam Shah in Klang, March 8. - Utusanpix.


KLANG March 8 - Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah ibni Almarhum Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Shah, 58, on Saturday was crowned as the Ninth Sultan of Selangor in a ceremony held at the Balairong Seri, Istana Alam Shah here.

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The ceremony, steeped in the traditions of the Malay Sultanate, began at 9.30 am with eight Penjawat Istana (bearers of royal items) taking their respective places in the Balairong Seri.

The Penjawat Istana, who were dressed in traditional costumes, bore the "ketur", "tepak sirih" and "air embat-embat".

Sixteen other Penjawat Istana bore the ceremonial candles, 18 the ceremonial umbrellas, eight bearing the spears and four, the ceremonial swords.

The procession of the Penjawat Istana was led by Engku Orang Kaya Menteri Raja Rashad Tengku Badlishah.

At 10 am, the Ketua Adat Istiadat Di Raja Tengku Sulaiman Shah ibni Almarhum Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Shah led another procession into the Balairong Seri.

He was accompanied by Engku Seri Perdana Raja Zaid Shah Raja Mohamad, bearing the "Keris Panjang Beruk Berayun". Among those in the procession were the Panglima Perang Kanan and Panglima Perang Kiri, Anak Raja Berempat, Penghulu Adat Istiadat Raja Datuk Abdul Hamid Raja Nong and Tengku Setia Tengku Datuk Sulaiman Shah Tengku Abdul Jalil Shah.

At the same time, the Nobat (royal musical ensemble) played the "Raja Berangkat".

Sultan Sharafuddin, dressed in yellow songket, tengkolok (royal headgear), robe and a diamond-crusted "pending" apart from the "Keris Gading Diraja" (royal kris) entered the Balairong Seri before sitting on the throne located on the Pentaratna.

The "Alat-alat Kebesaran Di-Raja" like the Holy Quran, Keris Terapang Gabus and Royal Crown was later brought into the Balairong Seri by Tengku Panglima Besar Tengku Abdul Samad Shah, Tengku Besar Putra Tengku Ismail Shah and Tengku Bendahara Tengku Azman Shah Sultan Sir Hisamuddin.

The ceremony was broadcasted live by Radio Televisyen Malaysia (RTM).

The Tengku Indera Setia Tengku Datuk Seri Ahmad Shah began the "Menjunjung Duli" accompanied by the Nobat playing the Istiadat Mengadap.

The Sultan kissed the Quran three times and Keris Terapang Gabus once before placing the Quran on a special table and inserting the keris on the left side of his waist.

The Royal Mufti of Selangor, Datuk Seri Utama Mohamad Tamyes Abdul Wahid then took the Royal Crown from Tengku Bendahara Tengku Azman Shah before placing it on the Sultan's head, annointing Sultan Sharafuddin Idris officially the Sultan of Selangor.

The Nobat then played the "Nobat Tabal" before Tengku Panglima Diraja Selangor Tengku Sulaiman Shah proceeded to read out the Doa Restu. At the same time a 21-gun salute was fired outside the palace.

After a traditional "pepatah" was read out by the Datuk Seri Maharaja Diraja, Tengku Setia Tengku Datuk Sulaiman Shah presented the Sultan's pledge to be read out by his Royal Highness.

"I pledge to rule Selangor and all of its districts with justice and fairness, as according to the Selangor Constitution of 1959 and its existing laws.

"I also pledge to preserve the sanctity of Islam at all times and maintain peace in Selangor Darul Ehsan and its district and I, as the Sultan of Selangor pledge to perform my duties and obligations sincerely and to the best of my capability for the good of all my subjects," the Sultan said in his pledge.

After the Sultan finished reciting the pledge, the Selangor Menteri Besar, accompanied by two state executive councillor, read out the state government's and people's pledge of loyalty to the Sultan.

This was followed by Istiadat Merenjis Air Mawar performed by Tengku Aris Temenggong Tengku Muhammad Yusof Shah ibni Sultan Alaeddin, Tengku Bendahara Tengku Azman Shah and Tengku Ampuan Bariah.

The Mufti, Datuk Seri Utama Mohamad Tamyes later read out another doa before Datuk Setia Raja announcing the conclusion of the coronation ceremony.

The Sultan later left the Balairong Seri, preceeded by the procession of palace officials, members of the Selangor royal house, Penjawat Istana and others who were involved in the ceremony.

Among those who witnessed the ceremony were Raja Muda of Selangor Tengku Amir Shah, Tengku Seri Bendahara of Terengganu Tengku Mustafa Kamel Sultan Mahmud and Tunku Laxsamana of Negeri Sembilan Tunku Naqiyuddin Tunku Jaafar.

The others were Raja Muda of Perak Raja Nazrin Shah Sultan Azlan Muhibuddin Shah, Tengku Mahkota of Kelantan Tengku Muhammad Faris Petra Sultan Ismail Petra, Raja Muda of Kedah Tunku Abdul Malik Almarhum Sultan Badlishah, Tunku Mahkota of Johor Tunku Ibrahim Ismail Sultan Iskandar and Tengku Mahkota of Pahang Tengku Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah.

Acting Prime Minister Datuk Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi, who represented Yang di-Pertuan Agong Tuanku Syed Sirajuddin Syed Putra Jamalullail and several Cabinet ministers were also present.

The ceremony was also attended by Regent of Perlis Tunku Syed Faizuddin Putra Tuanku Syed Sirajuddin, Pengiran Muda Mahkota Pengiran Muda Brunei Haji Al Muhtadee Billah ibni Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah, Yang Dipertua Negeri of Sabah Datuk Seri Panglima Ahmadshah Abdullah, Penang Yang Dipertua Negeri Tun Abdul Rahman Abbas, Yang Dipertua Negeri of Sarawak Tun Datuk Patinggi Abang Muhammad Salahuddin and Yang Dipertua Negeri of Melaka Tun Syed Ahmad Syed Mahmud Shahabuddin.

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