Sultan writes a status that seems like a farewell sentence.
Kasepuhan Palace Family is mourning the death of Sultan Sepuh XIV Prince Raja Adipati Arief Natadiningrat. Sultan Sepuh died after undergoing treatment at a hospital in Bandung, West Java. A few days before he died, Sultan Sepuh had made an upload on his Instagram, @ariefnatadiningrat . The upload was made a week before the Sultan died. In the upload Sultan Sepuh was seen posing with Empress Raden Ayu Isse Natadiningrat. Both of them wore traditional clothes and stood in front of the banner of Kasepuhan Palace.
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Upload also included a status written by Sultan Sepuh. It contained a reminder message.
“Assalamualaikum wr wb. Good morning everyone. Every life there will be death, every meeting there will be separation, every practice there will be a reward. Hopefully our lives, our actions, our behavior, our speech, full of blessings … Aamiin,” Sultan Sepuh wrote Sultan Sepuh died this morning at 5:20 WIB. The body of Sultan Sepuh is buried in the Keraton cemetery complex, Astana Gunung Sembung, in Astana Village, Gunung Jati District. Before being buried, the body was buried in Panembahan Agung Palace Ward Kasepuhan. The grand procession was held at the venue.
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Funeral procession of the King of Cirebon, Sultan Keraton Kasepuhan
Sultan Palace Kasepuhan Cirebon, Sultan Sepuh XIV Prince Raja Adipati (PRA) Arief Natadiningrat died this morning at around 5:20 WIB. Sultan Arief underwent treatment at a hospital in Bandung. The body of Sultan Sepuh was buried this afternoon in the cemetery complex of the Cirebon royal family, Astana Gunung Sembung. Before being buried, the body was buried in the Agung Ward of the Kasepuhan Palace. Instagram account @aboutcirebonid , uploaded a video of the procession of Sultan Sepuh’s burial. The body arrived at the Kasepuhan Palace with an ambulance delivered.
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A number of courtiers and the community then brought the body from the ambulance to the Panembahan Great Ward to be buried. The funeral is scheduled to take place at 14:00 WIB at Astana Gunung Sembung in Astana Village, Gunung Jati District. The grand procession was held at the Kasepuhan Palace. After the procession, the body of Sultan Sepuh was escorted to the cemetery on foot.
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Innalillahi, Sultan Palace of Kasepuhan Cirebon dies
Keraton Kasepuhan Cirebon, West Java, mourns. Sultan Sepuh XIV, PRA Arief Natadiningrat, died at around 5:20 WIB, Wednesday, July 22, 2020. The news was conveyed by representatives of the Cirebon Kasepuhan Keraton Family, PR Luqman Zulkaedin, through a message on the WhatsApp conversation application. “Has passed away to rohmatullah, Sultan Sepuh XIV PRA Arief Natadiningrat at 05.20 WIB,” news from PR Luqman.
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According to PR Luqman, Sultan Sepuh will be buried this afternoon.
“God willing, it is buried in the Astana Gunung Jati Cemetery,” he said. Not yet known the cause of death of Sultan XIV PRA Arief. But in recent days, Sultan Sepuh reportedly underwent treatment at a hospital in Bandung.