Seven-day Buddhist funeral begins in Bangkok for Leicester City billionaire owner who died in helicopter crash (Photos)

A seven-day Buddhist funeral for Leicester City billionaire owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha has started in Bangkok today, with Thai royalty, dignitaries and leading sporting figures expected to attend.The funeral which has been granted ‘Royal sponsorship’ will last for several days and in recognition of his standing in the country, according to Buddhist tradition. The Royal accolade includes a Royal Bathing Rite for the body and a special eight-sided urn will hold his remains.  Mr. Vichai, 60, two members of his staff, his pilot and his partner all died in a horrific helicopter crash outside the King Power Stadium last Saturday.The Leicester City squad is due to travel 12,000 mile round trip to Thailand for the funeral shortly after their 3pm fixture against Cardiff today. The post Seven-day Buddhist funeral begins in Bangkok for Leicester City billionaire owner who died in helicopter crash (Photos) appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog.

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  1. REST IN PEACE

  2. May God grant him paradise

  3. what a man he was during his life time. rip icon

  4. The dead bury the dead

  5. Rest in peace my mentor

  6. May his gentle soul rest in peace

  7. may their soul rest in peace

  8. Loss of a legend

  9. Loss of a legend

  10. May heresy in peace, he really try for the club players

  11. Rest in peace.you will always be remembered

  12. Rest in peace man you gonna live forever in our hearts

  13. Rest in perfect peace

  14. May his gentle soul rest in peace

  15. Rest in peace

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