eval(ez_write_tag([[580,400],'royalwatcherblog_com-medrectangle-3','ezslot_2',150,'0','0']));King Felipe and Queen Letizia of Spain were joined by members of the extended Spanish Royal Family, Foreign Royal Guests, including Princess Beatrix of The Netherlands, Queen Margarita of Bulgaria and the Bulgarian Royal Family, Archduke Karl and Archduchess Francesca Von Habsburg, and Archduchess Marie Astrid of Austria, and members of the Spanish Aristocracy as they presided over the Funeral of Infanta Pilar of Spain, Duchess of Badajoz, Dowager Viscountess of la Torre on January 29th at the Royal Monastery of San Lorenzo de El Escorial. Not an occasion to comment the clothes, but I have to say it: Beatrix, elegant as ever. (V.M.). Funeral por la infanta Pilar. The congregation is quite a bit away from this High Altar. Familiares de la infanta Pilar se han congregado en la capital para despedirse de ella, una vez más. She was 83. January 2020 page 1 - RoyalDish is a forum for discussing royalty. P. Beatrix looked superb, she was very dignified and elegant, as Queen Letizia. Doña Pilar remained admitted since last Sunday, day 5 in the said medical center, because of a complicated chronic bronchitis because of other health problems she had. I do not know exactly why the funeral was held that late, but I strongly suspect it is because of major preparations in the crypt and - a spanish peculiarity - the pudridero (a special non-public room where the royal bodies are put into to be kept for 50 years and only after that they will be coffined and transferred to the crypt). The Funeral Mass for Infanta Pilar of Spain, Duchess of Badajoz Today, 29 January 2020, a funeral mass was held at The Royal Monastery of San Lorenzo of El Escorial for Infanta Pilar of Spain, who died on 8 January at the age of eighty-three. I think P. Beatrix looks wonderful here. (EFE) 4. Is there a reason why please? Download premium images you can't get anywhere else. El pasado 29 de enero, el Real Monasterio de San Lorenzo de El Escorial acogía el solemne funeral por la Infanta. CasaReal. Pilar de Borbón and King Juan Carlos: a relationship beyond fraternity. Infanta Pilar funeral - joye 17/1/2020, 3:02:16; Funeral por Su Alteza Real Doña Pilar de Borbón, Duquesa de Badajoz. In fact, there are several of them. ( Log Out / El funeral de la infanta Pilar tendrá lugar en el mismo lugar donde se encuentran los restos de su padre, el Juan de Borbón y Battenberg, conde de Barcelona. Change ). Doña Pilar was very common and wanted to rest in peace along with her husband Luis Gómez -Acebo, not at San Lorenzo de El Escorial. Posted by joye on 17/1/2020, 3:02:16. The royal, 47, was seen arriving with her husband, Felipe, 51, to mourn the death of Infanta Pilar of Spain, who died of colon cancer aged 83 earlier this month. Este es un funeral de Estado, celebrado en El Escorial como manda la tradición. On January 29, during the celebration of Infanta Pilar’s funeral, who had died days before at the age of 81, a victim of cancer, there was a real presence that drew attention, that of a young blonde girl who attended the funeral together with an older man. Si Leonor y Sofía hubieran asistido, estarían frente a sus padres, bajo las estatuas de Felipe II y familia, al otro lado del altar.Mañana 31 se celebrará otro funeral en la Catedral de la Almudena, para amigos, familiares y público en general. DSC, Muchas gracias por tu amable y educada educación. By her wish the Infanta Pilar's body was incinerated in a private ceremony and an also private funeral Mass was held on the third day after her demise. Sin pompa ni oropeles: el atípico funeral de la infanta Pilar de Borbón Desde hace siglos, el Monasterio de El Escorial aloja a los miembros de la familia real cuando mueren. From pictures I have seen, I did not see one of The King and Queen attend their aunts funeral. Royalty fanDSC, many thanks for the interesting information. I have a very curious mind, I really enjoyed your reply! 953: Message Thread. Change ), You are commenting using your Facebook account. Funeral de la Infanta Pilar La Infanta Pilar murió el 8 de enero de 2019 a los 83 años. Their Majesties looked solemn during the funeral of King Felipe's aunt who passed away in Madrid on the 8th of January 2020, at 83 years of age. They do not rest in the same part of the crypt than the Kings and Queens do. This is a State funeral the govermment has set up because she was a Princess,(King's sister) Infanta de España. No quiso ser enterrada en el Panteón de Infantes, así que no hay pudridero ni nada. There's a special, very large, extremely extend crypt just for Infantes/Infantas. On a cold and quite gray morning, almost coinciding with the 50 years of the transfer of the remains of his grandfather, Alfonso XIII, to the pantheon of kings of El Escorial, the funeral for the funeral of the Escorial monastery was held Infanta Pilar. Los Reyes presidieron el funeral oficial de la infanta Pilar / Casa Real. The royal couple paid their respects to Infanta Pilar de Borbón, who died at the age of 83 on January 8 after battling colon cancer. They will sit much closer to the going-ons than the others further down in the nave. So are her beautiful pearls! Infanta Pilar had been admit… Does anybody know why the funeral is so late (3 weeks), is that normal in Spain ? She is with her husband in the cementary of La Almudena, as a "normal" person. Infanta Pilar, elder sister of King Juan Carlos, died on Wednesday at the age of 83, at the Ruber International Clinic in Madrid. Born on 30 July 1936, Infanta Pilar was the elder sister of Felipe’s Father King Juan Carlos. (Lagencia Grosby) 5. On the stair head, before the last steps up, there's ample space to accommodate the reigning monarch and his (or her) spouse. Doña María del Pilar Alfonsa Juana Victoria Luisa Ignacia y Todos los Santos de Borbón y Borbón, Infanta of Spain, was born on 30 July 1936 at Villa Saint Blaise, the home of her parents, in Cannes, France, as the eldest child of Infante Juan, Count of Barcelona (1913-1993), and his wife Maria de las Mercedes (1910-2000; née Princess of Bourbon-Two Sicilies), who married in 1935. The service was attended by the infanta's children, their spouses, and her grandchildren. La Infanta fue incinerada al día siguiente de su fallecimiento y sus cenizas descansan junto a su esposo, en el panteón de su familia. El funeral de Pilar de Borbón La Familia Real, acompañada de amigos y políticos, acudió al funeral de la infanta Pilar de Borbón, que falleció el pasado 8 de enero a los 83 años. Infanta Pilar funeral. ( Log Out / Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account. Infanta Pilar of Spain, Duchess of Badajoz has died. DSC Thank you for the fascinating information on Spain's royal burial practices. Today, King Felipe and Queen Letizia of Spain attended the funeral of Infanta Pilar, Duchess of Badajoz and Viscountess of La Torre, at the Royal Monastery of San Lorenzo de El Escorial in Madrid. El funeral de la infanta Pilar ya tiene fecha y lugar establecido. The King and Queen attended as Head of State, in special seats. The infanta, sister of King Juan Carlos and aunt of King Felipe VI, passed away in Madrid on Wednesday. The variegated grey colours add a lovely softness to her black outfit. Find high-quality Funeral Of Infanta Pilar January 29, 2020 stock photos and editorial news pictures from Getty Images. casareal.es/ES/Actividades… https://t.co/zmBQzk1IbH. View theroyalwatcher’s profile on Facebook, View the_royal_watcher’s profile on Instagram, View saadandayesha’s profile on Pinterest, Infanta Pilar of Spain, Duchess of Badajoz, Dowager Viscountess of la Torre, Infanta Pilar, an aunt of the King, passed away on January 8th, Princess Victoria’s Cartier Diamond Tiara. Los Reyes están en su lugar, junto al Altar Mayor y bajo las estatuas del Emperador Carlos y su familia (ver foto 9). It seems to be the most traditional way of elevated seating for a royal funeral in this great church and place of old. Sincere sympathies to the family. Crown Princess Mary attended INDEX: Award 2019 Ceremony, New Photos of Princess Charlene of Monaco - Roc Agel, A new photo of Princess Gabriella and Hereditary Prince Jacques was released, Princess Beatrice got married to Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi in Windsor, Princess Beatrice and Mapelli Mozzi released new photos of their wedding day, Charlotte Casiraghi got married with Mr. Dimitri Rassam, New official photos of Bhutan Royal Family were released, The first photos of Prince Guillaume and Princess Stephanie's royal baby. En concreto, se ha determinado que se produzca el próximo miércoles, 29 de enero, a las 12:00 en el Real Monasterio de El Escorial.Además, se ha dado a conocer que a este acto acudirán los reyes, Felipe y Letizia, junto a los Reyes Eméritos. Infanta Pilar, an aunt of the King, passed away on January 8th. La infanta Pilar de Borbón ha fallecido a los 83 años de edad. SPAIN’S King Felipe and Queen Letizia attended the funeral of Infanta Pilar de Borbón today (January 29) in San Lorenzo de El Escorial in Madrid. Yes I agree with Anon 11:47. The hat is a subtle variation on the bumper style that she usually chooses, and it’s very flattering. ( Log Out / I am also surprised by the special seats for the king & queen. She was cremated. Also, the Basilika San Lorenzo dela Victoria en El Escorial is a vast church, with 44 altars in total. By her wish the Infanta Pilar's body was incinerated in a private ceremony and an also private funeral Mass was held on the third day after her demise. Funeral por Su Alteza Real Doña Pilar de Borbón, Duquesa de Badajoz. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Meritxell Batet, presidenta del Congreso de los Diputados. Galería: Funeral de la Infanta Pilar La Infanta Pilar ha muerto este miércoles 8 de enero de 2020 a los 83 años. The Danish and British Royal Families in particular, so get your snark on! The main altar lies very high up, several stairs leading to it. Funeral por la infanta Pilar. ago. Death and funeral of Infanta Pilar, Duchess of Badajoz. Kike Sarasola y su marido, Carlos Marrero. The real funeral was 3 weeks,ago,in private, she was cremated. Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. Change ), You are commenting using your Google account. This was a public funeral with the presence of foreign guests, member of the spanidh government an the Chief of the State, wich happens to be a nephew of the Infanta. ( Log Out / The funeral was weeks. Queen Letizia of Spain put on a somber display as she joined King Felipe for the funeral of Princess Pilar de Borbon today. La Duquesa de Badajoz había sido ingresada tres días antes en el Hospital Ruber Internacional de Madrid a consecuencia de una bronquitis que complicó su ya delicado estado de salud . This was a public funeral with the presence of foreign guests, member of the spanidh government an the Chief of the State, wich happens to be a nephew of the Infanta. Ese mismo día se instaló la capilla ardiente en su casa y a la mañana siguiente se celebró un funeral privado. She did not want to be at the El Escorial. Muere la infanta Pilar, hermana mayor del Rey Juan Carlos, a los 83 años Divorcios y polémicas: la azarosa vida sentimental de los hijos de la infanta Pilar de Borbón Funeral. Las exequias de la Infanta Doña Pilar se celebrarán «en estricta intimidad» por voluntad expresa de la familia. Pilar de Borbón was the eldest daughter of Infante Juan, Count of Barcel ona and Princess María de las Mercedes of Bourbon-Two Sicilies, and the older sister of King Juan Carlos I. I think, it also has to do with tradition, because El Escorial is the usual resting place for all Spanish royals, first and foremost the Kings and Queens, of course.