First Published Sep 9, 2022, 6:33 PM IST
Queen Elizabeth Funeral Process: Britain’s Queen Queen Elizabeth II died on Thursday 8 September. Elizabeth, 96, breathed her last at Balmoral Castle in Scotland. After his death, preparations are being made for his funeral according to the royal protocol of Britain. According to royal tradition, the rituals related to Queen Elizabeth’s funeral have started. After all, how, when and where will the funeral of the Queen be done, let us know.
First the body of Queen Elizabeth will be brought from Balmoral Castle in Scotland to Buckingham Palace in London. There will be eight more days of official mourning since his body was placed at Buckingham Palace. He will then be cremated at Westminster Abbey.
Let us tell you that in 2021 the report was leaked on an American news website. It contained complete details of Queen Elizabeth’s funeral after her death. It was written in it that after the death of the queen, how will her last rites be performed?
According to this report, the funeral program of Queen Elizabeth II will last for 10 days. His body will be kept in Parliament for the first 3 days. His successor, son Prince Charles, will travel across the country before burying him. This would include all the countries that came to Great Britain.
Five days after his death, his coffin will be carried on a ceremonial route from Buckingham Palace to Westminster Abbey. During this people will be able to have their last darshan. During this, the Queen will be given a gun salute. Remembering every year of his life, he would be fired 96 times.
The Queen’s funeral will be rehearsed on the sixth day. During this there will be a military parade. Members of the royal family will also be involved in this journey. On the seventh day, King Charles will travel to Wales to receive another condolence motion in the Wales Parliament. They will also visit the Liandaff Cathedral in Cardiff.
After this, the last rites of the Queen will be performed on the 10th day. Two minutes silence will be observed across the country. The Queen will be buried in the King George VI Memorial Chapel after a ceremony at Windsor Castle. Queen Elizabeth will be buried next to her husband Prince Philip at Westminster Abbey. The day he is buried will be a day of national mourning and a holiday across the country.