Hierarchy system in traditional
Brunei Administration
Teacher Azizah Bakar (TC in STPRI)
Sultan
Wazir
Cheterias
Menteris
R...
 According to Salasilah Raja-Raja
Brunei, the appointed officers (Wazir,
Menteris, Hulubalang, Pegawai) must
have these c...
SULTAN
 Sultan as the head of the
state and Islamic religion
 Introduced new post within
the administration system
based...
WAZIRS
 Traditionally,Wazirs have four
officials and occupied by
brothers of the Sultan.
 The Wazirs assisted the Sultan...
CHETERIAS
 Consisted of members of
royal family
 In charge of trade and port
activity before the position of
Pengiran Pe...
MENTERIS
 Menteri Berchiri:
 Chosen from Malay
aristocrats
 Helped theWazirs in the
affair of trade and religion
 Ment...
RAKYAT
 Malays that lived in Brunei
Town
 Followers of Awang Alak
Betatar
Rakyat
HAMBA
 The title reserve for the
natives of Borneo
 Bisaya
 Kedayan
 Murut
 Dusun
 Tutong
 Belait
 Iban
Hamba
SULTAN
WAZIRS
CHETERIAS
MANTERIS
RAKYAT
HAMBA
• Brother of
Sultan
• In charge of
income and
Revenue
• Tutong,
Kedayan,
Murut
• Do not have
access to
the Sultan
directly...
What is the main
responsible of a
Sultan
Who were the officer
that helped sultan in
matter of government
and territories
W...
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Hierarchy system in traditional Brunei administration

  1. 1. Hierarchy system in traditional Brunei Administration Teacher Azizah Bakar (TC in STPRI) Sultan Wazir Cheterias Menteris Rakyat Hamba
  2. 2.  According to Salasilah Raja-Raja Brunei, the appointed officers (Wazir, Menteris, Hulubalang, Pegawai) must have these criteria;  Subject to the king  Intelligent  Strong and responsible  Respect and fear to the Sultan Objectives: Identify and Explain each of the social class role in Brunei administration
  3. 3. SULTAN  Sultan as the head of the state and Islamic religion  Introduced new post within the administration system based on Islamic principle  Developing and spreading the teaching of Islam throughout his Empire Sultan
  4. 4. WAZIRS  Traditionally,Wazirs have four officials and occupied by brothers of the Sultan.  The Wazirs assisted the Sultan in any matter of territories and administration  Pengiran Bendahara (home affairs)  Pengiran Di-Gadong (income and revenue)  PengiranTemenggong (defence and maritime affairs)  Pengiran Pemancha (trade affairs) Wazir
  5. 5. CHETERIAS  Consisted of members of royal family  In charge of trade and port activity before the position of Pengiran Pemancha was created  The chief of Chaterias was Pegiran Shahbandar and has the same social standing as Wazirs and reported to PengiranTemenggong Cheterias
  6. 6. MENTERIS  Menteri Berchiri:  Chosen from Malay aristocrats  Helped theWazirs in the affair of trade and religion  Menteri Tidak Berchiri:  Menteri Hulubalang  Menteri Pendalaman Menteris
  7. 7. RAKYAT  Malays that lived in Brunei Town  Followers of Awang Alak Betatar Rakyat
  8. 8. HAMBA  The title reserve for the natives of Borneo  Bisaya  Kedayan  Murut  Dusun  Tutong  Belait  Iban Hamba
  9. 9. SULTAN WAZIRS CHETERIAS MANTERIS RAKYAT HAMBA
  10. 10. • Brother of Sultan • In charge of income and Revenue • Tutong, Kedayan, Murut • Do not have access to the Sultan directlyPengiran Di-Gadong Hamba• Pehin Orang Kaya, Pehin Jawatan Dalam • Menteri Hulubalang and Menteri Pendalaman Manteris
  11. 11. What is the main responsible of a Sultan Who were the officer that helped sultan in matter of government and territories Why natives were important to Sultan and his government?

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