Historical Indonesia History. History of the spread of islam in the archipelago is very closely associated with the sunans. There are two sunans who live in kudus, namely sunan kudus and sunan muria.
Ancient indonesia the first people in indonesia arrived about 40,000 years ago when sea level was lower and it was joined to asia by a land bridge. There have been found fossilised remains of about one million years ago. In addition to leaving the legacy of islamic tradition, sunan kudus also passed the mosque which is now 468 years old.
The history of indonesia has been shaped by its geographic position, its natural resources, a series of human migrations and contacts, wars and conquests, as well as by trade, economics and politics.
Today, indonesia is a growing tourist hotspot because of its tropical landscape in places such as bali. History the 17,000 islands that make up indonesia were home to a diversity of cultures and indigenous beliefs when the islands came under the influence of hindu priests and traders in the first and second centuries a.d. Its prehistory and early historical records remains of homo erectus (originally called pithecanthropus, or java man) indicate that the ancestors of humans already inhabited the island of java roughly 1.7 million years ago, when much of the western archipelago was still linked by land bridges. At first, they hunted animals, collected shellfish, and gathered plants for food.