Author Archives: Megat Iskandar At-Terawis

About Megat Iskandar At-Terawis

Born 18 February 1979. Received primary education at King Edward VII School, Taiping, Perak and continued his secondary education at Sekolah Tuanku Abdul Rahman (STAR), Ipoh, Perak (1992-1996). He was awarded a scholarship by the Public Service Department to further his studies in the United Kingdom. Completed his A-Levels at Brooke House College, Market Harborough, Leicestershire, United Kindom in 1999 and gained entry to the University of Kent at Canterbury, United Kingdom. Graduated with a Joint Honours Degree in Computing and Accounting & Finance in 2002. He later pursued his post-graduate studies at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London in 2003 specialising in Malay Aristocratic Genealogy. Former Chairman of the United Kingdom Executive Council for Malaysian Students (UKEC) from 2001-2003. He was a banker by profession – specialising in Cash Management & Islamic Finance. He is now heading the corporate affairs of a technology company based in Putrajaya. An appointed member of the Community Representative Council for Putrajaya (MPPWP Sub-Zone H) by the Minister of Federal Territories. He is also an elected member of the Executive Committee for Persatuan Darul Ridzuan, heading its Heritage Bureau. He is also the founder and currently serving as Secretary of the Persatuan Keturunan Megat Terawis Malaysia (The Megat Terawis Clan Association of Malaysia). A Grade 8 holder in Pianoforte, he is an active musician, composer and arranger. He married his 3rd cousin – Puteri Nuur Khadijah Binti Megat Ramli in 2004 and was blessed with two children – Megat Idris Naquiyuddin and Puteri Mariam Sophia.

My 42nd Birthday

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Any Answer from the National Archives of Malaysia?

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JEREBU: Apa Nak Jadi Dengan Alam Sekitar Malaysia!?

Sempena sambutan Hari Malaysia yang ke 52 pada hari ini 16 September 2015, saya nak ucapkan SELAMAT HARI MALAYSIA kepada semua pengunjung dan pembaca blog ini. Namun ucapan SELAMAT saya pada hari ini dicacatkan dengan keadaan jerebu yang teramat kritikal … Continue reading

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The Return of Orang Dua Belas…

Assalamualaikum wbt to all readers out there…   I understand that this blog has been outdated for quite some time. I would like to take this opportunity to announce that I will be actively writing again, InsyaAllah. (after loads of … Continue reading

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University of Malaya: ‘Salasilah Raja-Raja Perak’ MS 3 PNM

On Friday 24th of February, I attended a Seminar conducted by the History Department, University of Malaya (UM) on a topic which interests me in most of my research works – the genealogy of Perak rajas. The presentation was given … Continue reading

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My Composition: “Naga dan Rasaksa”

During the Raya Haji weekend, I planned to do some updating on my blog. And as you all have noticed, for quite some time, the postings under the header ‘Art appreciation’ has been very minimal. This is due to the … Continue reading

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Al-Fatihah: YMM Raja Perempuan Muzwin Binti Almarhum Raja Ariff Shah

Almarhumah YMM Raja Muzwin Binti Almarhum Raja Ariff Shah (Raja Perempuan Perak) On Thursday 6th of October 2011, the Raja Perempuan of Perak – Raja Muzwin Binti Almarhum Raja Ariff Shah passed away at Institut Jantung Negara (IJN), Kuala Lumpur. … Continue reading

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It’s Official! … Koperasi Keturunan Megat Terawis Berhad …

The Megat Terawis Clan Association in their last Annual General Meeting has decided to form a co-operative to act as the clan’s business arm. After months of discussions, meetings between protem committee members and the Malaysian Co-operative Commission, we managed … Continue reading

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Query by Megat Halim Azizi Bin Megat Noh

I received this comment from Sdr Megat Halim Azizi Bin Megat Noh questioning the genealogical fact I have put forward in this blog. I think it is proper for me to respond with facts and figures so that such unreliable … Continue reading

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Query on the ancestry of Penghulu Mat Taha of Layang2

Recently, I received a query from a reader who is a descendant of one Penghulu Mat Taha of Layang2, Perak. In his query, he would like me to provide an evidence showing that Penghulu Mat Taha is a son of … Continue reading

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