Saturday, June 11, 2011

BHUTAN - The King is getting married!

"Another royal wedding this year will rival the very pompous marriage of Prince William and Kate Middleton. The king of Bhutan, Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck, who is 31 years, announced to Parliament that he would marry later this year, "reports the webzine Asia Sentinel. As Kate Middleton, his bride is Jetsün Prema commoner daughter of a pilot.

Crowned since November 2008, the young monarch spoke tourism and hydroelectric power to the members before making a "small statement. "It is time for me to get married," he said, adding that the ceremony would take place in October. King Jigme has also indicated that he wished the marriage is "simple, consistent with our traditions." "The ceremony will probably not enjoy the same television audience that Prince William, but the elegance of the costumes and traditions Bhutanese ensure its grandeur and style," said the Asia Sentinel.

No comments:

Post a Comment