Sultanate of Al Rasyid Darussalam

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Sultanate of Al Rasyid Darussalam
Kesultanan Al Rasyid Darussalam

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Untuk Tuhan, Rasulullah, dan Negara
For God, Rasulullah, and state
Jayalah Rasyidin
North Sulawesi,Indonesia
Capital city Bandar Rasyidin
Official language(s) Bahasa Indonesia
Official religion(s) Islam
Short name Al Rasyid Darussalam
Government Absolute Monarchy
- King Abdul Rasyid I
Established 2007
Time zone UTC +8

For the former administrative division of Indokistan, see Al Rasyid Darussalam (Indokistan).

Sultanate of Al Rasyid Darussalam (Kesultanan Al Rasyid Darussalam) is an Indonesian micronation established by Al Faqir Abdul Rasyid I of Rasyidin Dynasty in 2007 after converted to Islam. Al Rasyid Darussalam is located in Manado, Indonesia . In 2013, King Abdul Rasyid I decreed that the nation should be converted as Sultanate.

Al Rasyid Darussalam is an absolute monarchy based on Rasyidin Charter and 2012 Al Rasyid Darussalam Constitution to run the nation. The head of state and government is an absolute king, which on his duty is supported by Supreme Council (Dewan Agung), State Mufti (Mufti Negara), and ministers and military commander that appointed by him personally.

The capital city of Al Rasyid Darussalam is named Bandar Rasyidin and has its own defense authority called Tentara Diraja Rasyidin (Royal Rasyidin Armed Forces). The main income of Al Rasyid Darussalam citizens is from trade and tourism.

Foreign relations

Al Rasyid Darussalam is a member of the Coalition of International Micro-States and the Secretary General of the Indonesian Micronational Forum. Al Rasyid Darussalam is not associated with any countries that do not have formal diplomatic relations, and if any country tries to interfere to Al Rasyid Darussalam, the government ready to defend the nation.

Former national flag.


The main income of the Al Rasyid Darussalam is came from tourism and trading. In addition through the Commerce Department, the Sultanate also exports agricultural products to the island of Java. Agricultural products is a major export is copra, cloves and nutmeg. From the year 2009, the exports to the island of Java is rising in advance of nutmeg products whose price has reached US$15 per kilogram. In 2012, the trade ministry also plans to export rice warehouse belonging to the Kingdom of East Nusa Tenggara in desperate need of rice.

As for the import itself, the Sultanate itself still imports most of its gasoline and gas from the island of Java. In addition, the tourism industry is also a mainstay for the royal revenue. This industry recorded a revenue-producing country second only to trade futures and commodities. It is the increasing number of tourists to the Sultanate in the region of North Sulawesi.

Regional division

Territory of Al Rasyid Darussalam is divided into several Duchy. A duchy is divided according to the duties and functions. Each duchy is led by a Duke who is a close relative of the King. A Duke was appointed by the king and has the task to execute orders from the Sultan. This is the list of the duchies in Al Rasyid Darussalam:

  1. Duchy of King City, Bandar Rashidin
  2. Duchy of Bolaang Mongondow
  3. Duchy of East Bolaang
  4. Duchy of Minahasa
  5. Duchy of Sangihe Talaud


The composition of the Al Rasyid Darussalam Government is the Sultan as head of the Government is assisted by the ministers in charge of government. There are five ministries:

  1. Ministry of the Interior
  2. Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  3. Ministry of Commerce
  4. Ministry of Finance and Economic
  5. Ministry of Defence