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Jan 28

HISTORICAL PLACE

Engku Putri Tombs Complex Object Location: Penyengat Island

Engku Putri also called Raja Hamidah a is the daughter of Raja Haji Fisabilillah, she is the princess of Sultan Mahmud, the sultane of Riau-Lingga kingdom. According to folks tale, Pulau Penyengat is the bride piece by Sultan Mahmud to Engku Putri. She is influence and important figure in Riau-Lingga kingdom, because the royal insignia was mandated in her hands. In this tombs complex also were buried Raja Ali Haji. Raja Ali Haji was the famous scholar from Riau-Lingga kingdom.

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