The Middle East is buzzing with wall-to-wall media coverage as Jordan celebrates a lavish royal wedding. Jordan witnessed its heir Prince Hussein Bin Abdullah II to the throne and his fiancée, a Saudi architect Rajwa Al Saif. Despite numerous photos of the royal couple on the internet, there is no clear information about how the two met and about their courtship. The two were formally engaged in a traditional Muslim ceremony in the Saudi capital, Riyadh, in August 2022. Here are more details about their wedding.
Here Is Everything We Know From The Amazing Jordan Royal Wedding Of Crown Prince Hussein And Rajwa Al Saif:
The Royal Wedding In Jordan That Is Straight Out Of Movies
On June 1, 2023, the crown prince of Jordan – Prince Hussein Bin Abdullah II married his fiancé Rajwa Al Saif in a stunning royal wedding. The celebration in Amman was attended by royals and other VIPs from around the world as crowds gathered in a mood of excitement across the kingdom.
The bride, wearing an elegant white dress, arrived at Zahran Palace in a 1968 Rolls-Royce Phantom V custom-made for the crown prince’s late great-grandmother. The crown prince arrived earlier in full ceremonial military uniform with a gold-hilted saber.
The families and their guests gathered in an open-air gazebo surrounded by landscaped gardens for a traditional Muslim wedding ceremony known as “katb al-ketab”. The crowd erupted in applause after the signing of the marriage contract.
Wedding fever took over the streets of the capital, Amman: Buildings were adorned with flags and beaming pictures of the royal couple, while flocks of people were preparing to watch the wedding of the year broadcast live on large public screens. Jordanians have been given a two-day holiday, with free public concerts and fireworks displays to celebrate the occasion.
Who Attended This Royal Wedding?
Queen Rania wore a high-neck black Dior dress with gold-toned embroidery on the back and at the wrists and throat. The Prince and Princess of Wales also were a part of this royal celebration. Princess Kate wore a pink maxi gown with long sleeves by Elie Saab with statement earrings, seen in glimpses when she tucked her loose waves behind her ears.
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