VALLEY EARLY HISTORY SINGLE STATE OF MALAYSIA
Bujang Valley is one of the famous historical places in Malaysia due to its many remains of its treasures. Bujang Valley position is covering an area of 144 square miles with limitations Choras Hill in the North, the Muda River in the south, the Strait of Malacca in the East and North - South Highway in the West. This position is considered strategic because it is very suitable for historic destinations.
Visiting this historical place will be more pleasure with attendance of friends or family. But this place quite silent and creepy. So it is advisable do not walk alone if you are coward......All these monumens and aftifacts on ancient era are really precious for citizen of Kedah State and they really feel proud of it.
Bujang Valley Archaeological Museum officially opened on January 23, 1980 by the Sultan of Kedah, Sultan Abdul Halim Mu'adzam Shah. The museum is located on Bukit Batu Pahat, Merbok was built to carry out research work and archaeological excavation and displays artefacts pre-Islamic history of the historic sites in the Bujang Valley. Most of these sites were found Temple was rebuilt in the museum area. This temple was rebuilt with stones found in the form originally.
Many tourists who come to the Valley Single drawn to the remains of archaeological or historical sites such as the ruins of temple exploration, city and harbor latent structure, hundreds of thousands fraction of ceramic, glass and beads from China, the Middle East or the Arab lands as well as from India, statues and sculptures, inscriptions and related equipment with ancient community life. The discovery of all these historical artifacts has been shown that there is a settlement and government in the past in the Bujang Valley.
So if you visiting Kedah do not miss your precious trip to this place,,,,,
Here are some of historical artifacts found in Bujang Valley- Sungai Petani, Kedah.
Batu Pahat Temple
Statue of Ganesha
Ganesha is one of the best-known and most widely worshipped deities in the Hindu pantheon. Statue of Ganesha is no doubt to be found during the excavation in 1938 and 1939. Ganesha is widely revered as the Remover of Obstacles and more generally as the Lord of Beginnings and the Lord of Obstacles, patron of arts and sciences, and the deva of intellect and wisdom.