Born of a family Sultanate of Yogyakarta, has exceptional leadership and heroism. His heart is clean and as a prince eventually led him into a future that must appear in order to defend the family honor, empire, its people and nation of Dutch colonialism.
But the risk of heart cleanliness, he was arrested by the Dutch with sly way, engineering negotiations. But even so, he would never regret his death with a calm heart, not indebted to his nation, his people, his family, especially to himself.
Honesty, simplicity, humility, probity, leadership, heroism, that's perhaps a little character who was captured when we trace the journey of struggle hero who was born in Yogyakarta on 11 November 1785, this.
Prince Diponegoro, whose original name Raden Mas Ontowiryo, this shows the simplicity or humility when it refused his father's wishes, the third lane to make him king.He refuses to remember the birth mother is not the empress.
For people who are greedy will position, the rejection must be very unfortunate. Because the greedy people, let alone be given, if necessary, seize anything done. Seeing this resistance, it is clear there is no bit greedy nature of this Prince. There is only a pure heart. He did not want to accept what he said was not entitled. That's the nature of the dipertunjukkannya in his father's rejection of the bid.
But otherwise, he will also fight to the death of what he said they are entitled. Nature is clearly visible when considering the attitude of his when he saw perlakuanBelanda in Yogyakarta around 1920. His heart could not accept the intervention of the Dutch when he saw that the bigger the problem the kingdom of Yogyakarta. Various regulation order made by the Dutch government said was demeaning the kings of Java. This attitude is also very clearly show the nature of his leadership and heroism.
As we know that the Dutch at every opportunity always use the political 'break-belah' it.In Yogyakarta itself too, Prince Diponegoro see, that the nobles there often in fights Dutch sheep. When these two nobles who pitted the flock of mutual suspicion, the lands of the kingdom was more and more taken by the Dutch for farm entrepreneurs from the country's windmills.
Seeing this situation, Prince Diponegoro show attitude is not happy and decided to leave the palace and for all settle in Tegalrejo. Seeing his way, Holland even accused him of preparing an uprising. So on June 20, 1825, the Dutch did the attack on Tegalrejo. Thus the Diponegoro War had already begun.
In a war in this Tegalrejo, Prince and his troops were forced to retreat, and hereinafter start building a new defense in Selarong. Carried out a guerilla war where troops moved around a lot harder to keep his troops destroyed the Dutch. This guerrilla warfare tactics in the first years to make its forces are superior and more difficult for the Dutch.
However, after the Netherlands to replace tactics by building castles in the area that has been mastered, the movement eventually Diponegoro was no longer as free as before.In addition, the Dutch were always persuade figures who held the resistance to stop the war. Finally, since in 1829 the resistance of the people were on the wane.
Dutch occasionally still get resistance from Diponegoro, in many ways continue to strive to capture the prince. Even the contest was dipergunaan. Gulden 50,000 prize is given to anyone who could capture the Diponegoro. Diponegoro himself never give up even though its strength weakened.
For a variety of ways by the Dutch never succeeded, so cunning and dirty game got underway. Diponegoro was invited to Magelang to negotiate, with any assurance that there is no agreement, Diponegoro allowed back into place safely. Diponegoro an honest and clean heart, believe in the good intentions of the proposed Dutch. What prostitute, talks invitation seems to have become rotten plan to capture this prince. In talks in Magelang, March 28, 1830, he was arrested and exiled to Manado who were later moved again to Ujungpandang.
After about 25 years detained in Fort Rotterdam, Ujungpandang, finally on January 8, 1855 he died. His remains were buried there. He died a hero of the people who never want to give up on human kejaliman.
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