Thousands of Yogyakartans Greet Newlywed Royal Couple

The Jakarta Post:

Thousands of onlookers filled Jl. Malioboro in Yogyakarta on Wednesday hoping to catch a glimpse of the newlywed royal couple Gusti Kanjeng Ratu (GKR) Hayu and Kanjeng Pangeran Haryo (KPH) Notonegoro as they were paraded along the city’s historic street.

Indonesia -a majority Muslim country and still a cultural Mosaic!

Using 12 royal carriages, the parade started at 9:15 a.m. from the Yogyakarta Palace and headed toward Kepatihan where the royal wedding reception was held. Along the way, people enthusiastically greeted and waved to them.


Categories: Asia, Indonesia

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