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Gangga Negara was believed to be a lost Hindu kingdom somewhere in the state of Perak, Malaysia. Gangga Negara is ruled by Raja Gangga Shah Johan. Researchers believed that the kingdom collapsed after an attack by King Rajendra Chola of Coromandel, South India, between 1025 and 1026. The kingdom was renamed to Beruas after the establishment of Islam there. This article is about the Hindu religion; for other meanings of the word, see Hindu (disambiguation). ... Map showing Perak in Peninsular Malaysia Perak Darul Ridzuan (Jawi:بيراك) is one of the 14 states of Malaysia. ... The Federation of Malaysia is a country in Southeast Asia. ... Events April 18 - Boleslaw I Chrobry is crowned as the first king of Poland. ... Events Archbishop Ariberto crowns Conrad II King of Italy in Milan. ... Beruas is a small town in Perak and was believed to be the place where the old Hindu Kingdom of Gangga Negara used to be. ... Islam ( Arabic al-islām الإسلام,  listen?) the submission to God is a monotheistic faith and the worlds second-largest religion. ...


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ooBdoo (214 words)
In ancient times, before the area was known as Perak, it was a kingdom named Gangga Negara with its capital in Beruas.
Gangga Negara is mentioned by the Malay Annals (Sejarah Melayu) and the kingdom covered present day Beruas, Dinding and Manjung in Perak.
Raja Gangga Shah Johan was among the kings.
Malaysia - Academic Kids (3177 words)
These include Langkasuka and Lembah Bujang in Kedah, as well as Beruas and Gangga Negara in Perak and Pan Pan in Kelantan.
The cabinet is chosen from among members of both houses of parliament and is responsible to that body.
All 69 Senators sit for 6-year terms; 26 are elected by the 13 state assemblies, and 43 are appointed by the king.
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