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The History of Parit Buntar, Perak

The name Parit Buntar is said to have been taken from the name of a prominent leader named Tok Buntar.

Get to Know the Teacher That Taught Religious Values to Five...

As time passes by, our forgotten historical figures should be recognized not only to the people in Perak, but to the people of Malaysia as a whole and the figure is no other than the teacher that has taught religion to five Sultans of Perak.

Where Is Kamal Ashnawi, The World’s Richest Perak Born Trillionaire?

He claimed that he is also a royal offspring from Java, Indonesia by the name Raden Mas Prabhu Gusti Agung Ki Asmoro Wijoyo and is expected to be crowned as the Emperor of Indonesia in the next few years.

A Perakian Was the First Malay Actor in Hollywood

That was when his glorious moments sets in as Ibrahim Pendek makes the nation proud by recording a history in Malay filmmaking as he became the first Malay actor to play in Hollywood's film with Rock Hudson and Gene Rowlands in The Spiral Road.

The Story of a Taiping-born soldier, Sentenced to Death by Japan

The earliest Askar Melayu troop with body number 12, Lt Ibrahim bin Sidek, passed away with his companion Lt Ariffin bin Sulaiman with body number 8, and five other soldiers of Askar Melayu.

Tamar Jalis the Famous Horror Writer from Beruas

Tamar Jalis is the pen name for the famous horror genre book writer in Malaysia.

Princess of Perak, the Richest Woman in Malaysia

In 2007, Raja Eleena was nominated as the 25th richest individual in Malaysia.

Beting Beras Basah Witnessed the Arrival of the First Sultan of...

The history of Perak’s royalty starts in the early 15th century; 1528 to be exact, when the first Sultan of Perak was enthroned at Beting Beras Basah.

The Myth of a Giant Snake Bombed by the Japanese in...

At that time, it was said that rumors spread throughout Perak saying that the Japanese troops killed many giant snakes in holes by using a grenade alone.

Raja Azlan Muzzaffar Shah, the Eldest Son of the 35th Sultan...

The eldest son of Sultan Nazrin Shah, who is the 35th Sultan of Perak, with his lovely wife Tuanku Zara Salim, The Queen of Perak was born at around 10 am on March 14th, 2008 in Hospital Pakar Damansara, Selangor.

Who’s Statue is on the Temple near Kellie’s Castle?

When talking about Kellie’s Castle, almost everyone would regard it as The Taj Mahal of Malaysia- if it was completely built. As an introduction, this castle was built in 1905 as a manifestation of love from a husband to his wife.

Mystery of the Faded Image on the Birch Memorial Clock Tower

Memorial Birch Clock Tower which is located beside Perak State Mosque was built in 1909 in the remembrance of first British Resident of Perak’s 34th death anniversary; J.W.W. Brich.

The Story of Abandoned Casuarina Inn in Taiping

Casuarina Inn, located at Taman Tasik Taiping, Perak, used to be a famous and cheap hotel resultant of its attractive design and architecture since British created it but it now left vacated. It has been left without any owner for a long time and has led to mysterious stories regarding to the empty hotel.

Raja Chulan is The First Malay Chosen To Be A Part...

The person that we will be talking about is the first Malay to be appointed as an officer in the British Administration which is as Malayan Civil Service (MCS).

The Legend of an Elephant Named Aduka in Gerik

This legendary elephant named Aduka was initially encountered when it was roaming around in Hutan Belum. When first discovered - estimated in 1980’s – they were alarmed by Aduka’s size which was as gigantic as a house. Despite that, it was incredibly tame and ever since had a keeper who never felt tired to care and feed it.

Getting To Know The Late (Almarhum) Raja Ashman Shah

The Late Raja Ashman Shah was the third child of The Late (Almarhum) Sultan Azlan Shah (34th Sultan of Perak).

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The Origin of Sitiawan City Name

According to earlier history of how Sitiawan got its name, it was said to be derived from four elephants passing through this village. Suddenly, one of them disappeared from the herd.

The Myth Behind the Letter A for Perak Vehicle Registration Number

Initially, the first alphabet of the vehicle registration number in Perak was not the letter A, but the letter PK.

History of Malay College Kuala Kangsar (MCKK)

The MCKK was established in 1905 by the British on the recommendation of Richard James Wilkinson, a colony education officer at the time.

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