photos, the local media published, is of the always stern looking Monarch with a smile, and in an embrace with his older sister Ubolratana. Also children from his second and third marriage, the fashion designer Sirivannavari, and the 14-year-old Dipangkorn, were to meet with the family in the Palace, shortly before his coronation.

The 67-year-old Princess Ubolratana is considered to be one of the nahbareren members of the king’s house, and is in the Internet service Instagram is very active. There, she also released pictures of herself and her younger sister Princess Sirindhorn – both a bright smile.

another photo under the keywords #coronationday (coronation day), and a #onceinalifetime (once in a lifetime) shows her brother, with the 7.3-pound victory crown. Also, Princess Sirivannavari put pictures of themselves on the net, you want to show in a Golden traditional dress for the ceremony.

the 66-year-old king is only little known. Strict penalties for lese-Majesty in both criticism of the king’s house, as well as the dissemination of Royal gossip to prevent it. Vajiralongkorn, bears the name of the king Rama X., occurs rarely in Public, and spends a lot of time abroad, especially in Germany, where he has a property on lake Starnberg.

On Saturday Rama X. had been in a pompous ceremony to be crowned. Overall, the coronation take celebrations for three days. On Sunday the celebrations continued with a procession through the capital, Bangkok. For most Thais, it was the first opportunity to see their king with their own eyes.