The Order of the Supreme Sun (King Muhammad Zahir Shah) Grand Collar, sash & sash badge, breast star, collar and collar badge. Nishan-i-Almar (the Order of the Supreme Sun): founded by Amir Abdu'r Rahman ca. 1897, reformed and reorganised by King Habibu'llah Shah in 1901 and by King Amanu'llah in 1923. Awarded in two classes (1. Nishan-i-Almar-i-A'ala or Grand Collar, and 2. Nishan-i-Almar-i-Ali or Grand Cordon) and conferred by the King on his own initiative.