Earlier kings and emperors had more than one wife. That may have been the rule. However, there are still countries in the world where the monarchy is established. The people also went under the direction of the king. Even there is a strange rule.
There the king solemnly marries a ‘virgin’ girl every year. Even special parades of virgin girls for weddings are organized royally. Incidents that seem unbelievable are actual.
Swaziland is a small country on the border of South Africa and Mozambique. There is a monarchy. Because the rule there is also in the hands of a king.
The history of the country says that he has been living in the country since 1940. This rule was introduced to save the virginity of girls before marriage and for some other reasons.
At present, the king of that country is ‘King Emsati III.’ He became king in 1986 at the age of 18. Since then, he has been marrying a virgin every year. He also divorced three wives. She even has more than 30 children.
The question is, how did the king choose the queen? According to the rules, all the country’s virgins were first taken to the Ludzidini Royal Residence, the place where the queens lived. From there, he was taken to the Engabizdini Royal Residence.
Later, a colorful parade was organized at the Royal Palace in Mbabane. There, virgin girls took part with knives as a symbol of virginity.
They took part in the procession in front of the guests and the king who came to see the ceremony. The king then chose one of them as the new queen. Although it seems unbelievable, people from all over the country joined the event with great enthusiasm.