Tonga: A burial ceremony fit for a king


Hundreds of pall bearers, wearing black clothes and traditional woven skirts, carry the flag-draped casket of King George Tupou V on a black and gold catafalque from Tonga’s Royal Palace at the start of the funeral procession through the capital, Nuku’alofa, yesterday

via Tonga: A burial ceremony fit for a king – Australasia – World – The Independent.