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Mysuru new King to wed Trishika Kumari

Mysuru new King to wed Trishika Kumari

News Karnataka - Mysuru   ¦    Feb 25, 2015 08:29:45 AM (IST)

Mysuru: Yaduveer Krishnadatta Chamaraja Wadiyar, who was adopted by Pramoda Devi Wadiyar at a royal ceremony at the Amba Vilas Palace yesterday, is likely to enter into wedlock with Trishika Kumari, daughter of Harshavardhan Singh, the Yuvaraja of Dungarpur, Rajasthan and Mahesri Kumari.

Mysuru new King to wed Trishika Kumari-1Trishika Kumari and her family members were among the dignitaries who witnessed the adoption ceremony of Yaduveer at the ornate Kalyana Mantap where, co-incidentally, the marriage of Pramoda Devi and Srikanta Datta Narasimharaja Wadiyar took place 39 years ago in 1976.

According to Palace sources, the wedding of Yaduveer is expected to take place after the coronation, which is expected to be held after Ugadi festival.

Sources also said that the Royal families of both Dungarpur and Mysuru are expected to meet after the coronation to discuss the wedding dates. It is said that the marriage ceremony is likely to take place during November this year after the Dasara festival.

Meanwhile, Yaduveer, who is currently pursuing his under-graduation at University of Massachusetts, Boston, USA, majoring in Economics and English, will complete his course by May 2015. The coronation will take place only after he receives his graduation certificate.

Yaduveer, who has also the responsibility of conducting this year’s Dasara festivities at the Mysore Palace, is expected to be coronated before the commencement of the festival.