BIGGEST DECORATED 'ROYAL CARRIAGE' ARK


PEJABAT SETIAUSAHA KERAJAAN NEGERI KEDAH DARUL AMAN

20 Oct 2018

DATARAN WISMA DARUL AMAN

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On October 20, 2018 Pejabat Setiausaha Kerajaan Negeri Kedah Darul Aman craved their name in the Malaysia Book of Records for the ‘Biggest Decorated ‘Royal Carriage’ Ark’. The royal carriage ark measuring 25 metres in length, 5 metres in width and 3.74 metres in height called as ‘Bahtera Layang Emas’ was inspired by the legendary boat of Sultan Abdul Hamid Halim Shah. The design of the royal carriage ark has high value of Malay arts architecture from various elements of eastern region, and reinforce abstracts such as eagle, flora and fauna as well as undulating water. The royal carriage ark was used in conjuction with Istiadat Pertabalan Kebawah Duli Yang Maha Mulia the 29th, Sultan Sallehuddin Ibni Almarhum Sultan Badlishah at Dataran Wisma Darul Aman. Also present were Kedah Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir and Tok Puan Norzieta Zakaria's wife and other state government leaders.