Palembang

Palembang in South Sumatra has an ancient history. From 500 till around 1400 it was the capital of the Srivijaya kingdom. This kingdom controlled the coastal and maritime region, till 1100 when the Javanese Singhasari and Majapahit Kingdoms became stronger. The Srivijaya Kingdom was finally conquered by Majapahit around 1400. Read More