It is a Celebration to the centuries-old rite: In Thailand, the celebrations have begun for the coronation of king Maha Vajiralongkorn. For the ceremony, a ritual purification.
After months of preparation, to Gather and to Consecrate Holy water from sources anywhere in the country, after the trial run of the procession of the coronation, as is now finally have the weekend, and the many Thais was desperately. Bangkok glitters and sparkles, the city and the residents have cleaned up nicely.
"I am very excited and glad that now it's not there," says a stylist. "Because we have a king and a Queen like other countries." Like other countries?
Once a "Don Juan" - now he is the king of Thailand Maha Vajiralongkorn.The people's long distance
Thailand's Royal house has remained one of the richest in the world. The fortune is estimated at a sum of between 30 and 60 billion euros. The new king stayed with his people long distance. The trained fighter pilot has stayed mainly in his estate on lake Starnberg, in the past few years, with his wife, a former Stewardess.
Earlier she was his Bodyguard, then he made you the General, on Wednesday he has appealed to the wife and the official monarch, shortly before the coronation. In the rose-colored long silk dress she had to crawl on the floor to him, and ointments, even the generals and even the Prime Minister is allowed to approach the king only on his knees.