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Imam Bondjol Muhammad Shaheb

Birth:1772

Death:1864

A religious leader of Sumatra. Imam Bondjol was inspired by the ideas of the puritan Wahabi sect and revolted against the foreign control. He was also to wrest control from the Dutch after they were involved in the Java War during 1825-30. The Dutch, the colonial power, sent Imam Bondjol into exile in 1837.

Compiled by:M. Nauman Khan / Ghulam Mohiuddin

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