HomeBlogs Sultan Suriansyah Mosque Sultan Suriansyah Mosque is the oldest mosque in South Kalimantan. Built
about 300 years ago during the reign of Sultan Suriansyah, the first
Banjarese King to convert to Islam. The mosque is located in the village
of Kuin Utara, in Banjarmasin. This location was near the site where
the palace complex (Kampung Kraton) was before annihilated by the
The roof is layered, showing Banjar’s pre-Islamic
architectur. Unique to old mosques of Banjar, the mihrab has its own
roof, separated from the main building.