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King Charles III visits Guru Nanak Gurudwara in Luton

King Charles today put aside the drama of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s upcoming Netflix series to visit the newly built Guru Nanak Gurdwara in Luton as part of his one-day visit to the town of Bedfordshire.

The new monarch, 74, covered his head in a white, gray and blue checkered turban, as a gesture of humility and respect.

During his meeting, the king was also seen making the traditional namaste gesture that he often used as a greeting during the pandemic instead of shaking hands, while talking to volunteers, and a traditional shawl for meditation was placed around his shoulders in the prayer room

King Charles Wore Traditional Dress To Visit The Newly Built Guru Nanak Gurdwara In Luton Today

King Charles III (pictured) wore traditional dress to visit the newly built Guru Nanak Gurdwara in Luton on Tuesday

The Monarch Was Photographed Making The Traditional Namaste Gesture As A Traditional Shawl Was Placed Around His Shoulders In The Prayer Hall For Meditation

The Monarch Was Photographed Making The Traditional Namaste Gesture As A Traditional Shawl Was Placed Around His Shoulders In The Prayer Hall For Meditation

The monarch was photographed making the traditional namaste gesture as a traditional shawl was placed around his shoulders in the prayer hall for meditation

He was greeted by Professor Gurch Randhawa, Member of the Sikh Congregation at the Gurdwara, Deputy Lieutenant and Director of the Institute for Health Research at the University of Bedfordshire.

King Charles also had the opportunity to visit the Luton Sikh Soup Kitchen Stand and speak to volunteers about the impact food poverty has on the local community.

He also met the volunteers who run the Sikh School and talked to students learning Punjabi and traditional music.

Local children had a chance to talk to the king as he met volunteers who run the Sikh School and talked to students learning Punjabi and traditional music.

Earlier in the day, Charles was met by the Lord Lieutenant of Bedfordshire, Susan Lousada, and the Mayor of Luton, Councilor Sameera Saleem at Town Hall before meeting with local groups and members of the public.

The King also visited Luton DART and took a ride on the airport shuttle which opens next year.

King Charles Iii Meets With A Group Of Apprentices Who Worked On The Dart, Many Of Whom Have Now Moved On To Permanent Employment, On A Visit To Learn About The New Cable-Hauled Mass Passenger Transport System That Will Serve Luton Airport Railway Station Parkway Will Connect To London Luton Airport

King Charles Iii Meets With A Group Of Apprentices Who Worked On The Dart, Many Of Whom Have Now Moved On To Permanent Employment, On A Visit To Learn About The New Cable-Hauled Mass Passenger Transport System That Will Serve Luton Airport Railway Station Parkway Will Connect To London Luton Airport

King Charles III meets with a group of apprentices who worked on the DART, many of whom have now moved on to permanent employment, on a visit to learn about the new cable-hauled mass passenger transport system that will serve Luton Airport railway station Parkway will connect to London Luton Airport

During His Visit To Luton Town Hall, Charles Met Community Leaders And Members Of The Ghana Society, The Royal British Legion And Luton Town Football Academy

During His Visit To Luton Town Hall, Charles Met Community Leaders And Members Of The Ghana Society, The Royal British Legion And Luton Town Football Academy

During his visit to Luton Town Hall, Charles met community leaders and members of The Ghana Society, the Royal British Legion and Luton Town Football Academy

Charles Is Pictured Here Watching A Performer In Costume From The Uk Center Of Carnival Arts At Dart Parkway Station

Charles Is Pictured Here Watching A Performer In Costume From The Uk Center Of Carnival Arts At Dart Parkway Station

Charles is pictured here watching a performer in costume from the UK Center of Carnival Arts at DART Parkway Station

Britain'S King Charles Iii Unveils A Plaque During A Visit To Luton Airport Where He Went To See The New Cable-Hauled Mass Passenger Transport System

Britain'S King Charles Iii Unveils A Plaque During A Visit To Luton Airport Where He Went To See The New Cable-Hauled Public Transport System For Passengers

Britain’s King Charles III unveils a plaque during a visit to Luton Airport where he went to see the new cable-hauled mass passenger transport system

Charles Is Pictured Here At Luton Dart Parkway Station Watching Performers From The Uk Center For Carnival Arts

Charles Is Pictured Here At Luton Dart Parkway Station Watching Performers From The Uk Center For Carnival Arts

Charles is pictured here at Luton DART Parkway Station watching performers from the UK Center for Carnival Arts

King Charles Was Met By Professor Gurch Randhawa During His Visit To The Gurdwara In Luton.  He Also Met Members Of The Local Community

King Charles Was Met By Professor Gurch Randhawa During His Visit To The Gurdwara In Luton.  He Also Met Members Of The Local Community

King Charles was met by Professor Gurch Randhawa during his visit to the Gurdwara in Luton. He also met members of the local community

A Traditional Shawl For Meditation Was Placed On The King'S Shoulders.  He Also Took Off His Shoes And Wore A Covering Over His Head As A Sign Of Respect

A Traditional Shawl For Meditation Was Placed On The King'S Shoulders.  He Also Took Off His Shoes And Wore A Covering Over His Head As A Sign Of Respect

A traditional shawl for meditation was placed on the king’s shoulders. He also took off his shoes and wore a covering over his head as a sign of respect

King Charles Speaks To Professor Gurch Randhawa In The Prayer Room While Sitting On The Floor With The Congregation

King Charles Speaks To Professor Gurch Randhawa In The Prayer Room While Sitting On The Floor With The Congregation

King Charles speaks to Professor Gurch Randhawa in the prayer room while sitting on the floor with the congregation

The DART (Direct Air-Rail Transit) is a cable-hauled driverless railway running on a 2.2 km (1.4 mi) line connecting Luton Airport Parkway station to the airport terminal in just over three minutes , 24 hours a day. It replaces shuttle buses that pick up passengers every 10 minutes.

During his visit, King Charles met with a group of apprentices working on the DART, many of whom have now moved on to permanent employment, to learn more about the new cable-hauled mass passenger transport system that will serve the Luton Airport Parkway railway station. connecting to London Luton Airport.

King Charles’ visit to Luton coincides with Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s trip to New York ahead of their amazing docuseries this Thursday.

In New York, Harry and Meghan will receive the Ripple of Hope Award later today for taking a “heroic stance” against the royal family’s “structural racism” by the Robert F Kennedy Human Rights Association.

The King and Queen’s consort will confirm that they will attend her annual Christmas carols at Westminster Abbey with the Princess of Wales on the same day the second episode of Harry and Meghan’s documentary airs on Netflix in a show of solidarity.

The New Monarch Meets The Group Of Students Who Worked On The Dart At Luton Parkway Station

The New Monarch Meets The Group Of Students Who Worked On The Dart At Luton Parkway Station

The new monarch meets the group of students who worked on the DART at Luton Parkway Station

Britain'S King Charles Iii Waved To The Crowd On Tuesday During His Visit To Luton Town Hall

Britain'S King Charles Iii Waved To The Crowd On Tuesday During His Visit To Luton Town Hall

Britain’s King Charles III waved to the crowd on Tuesday during his visit to Luton Town Hall

Charles Spoke To Local School Children On His Visit To Bedfordshire This Afternoon

Charles Spoke To Local School Children On His Visit To Bedfordshire This Afternoon

King Charles spoke to local schoolchildren during his visit to Luton on Tuesday. The crowds met him when he visited the newly built Guru Nanak Gurdwara

King Charles Iii Addresses Congregants While Visiting The Newly Built Guru Nanak Gurdwara

King Charles Iii Addresses Congregants While Visiting The Newly Built Guru Nanak Gurdwara

King Charles III addresses congregants while visiting the newly built Guru Nanak Gurdwara

The Monarch Speaks To Veterans During His Visit To A Sunny Luton Today

The Monarch Speaks To Veterans During His Visit To A Sunny Luton Today

King Charles III spoke to veterans during his visit to Luton Town Hall on Tuesday

Schoolchildren Were Eager To Talk To The New Monarch When He Landed In The Bedfordshire Town

Schoolchildren Were Eager To Talk To The New Monarch When He Landed In The Bedfordshire Town

Schoolchildren were eager to talk to the new monarch when he landed in the Bedfordshire town

King Charles and Queen consort Camilla will attend the Carol service, hosted by mother-of-three Kate Middleton and also attended by Prince William on Thursday 15 December, while the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s £88million docuseries is on the streaming platform is dropped.

Kensington Palace confirmed today that ‘The New Fab Four’, as they have been dubbed, will attend the ceremony together.

The announcement comes the day after the second Harry & Meghan trailer was released, in which Prince Harry, 38, declared a “dirty game” going on, while others discussed a “war against Meghan.”

The King'S First Stop Was At Luton Town Hall Where He Is Pictured Having A Cup Of Tea And Chatting With The Locals

The King'S First Stop Was At Luton Town Hall Where He Is Pictured Having A Cup Of Tea And Chatting With The Locals

The King’s first stop was at Luton Town Hall where he is pictured having a cup of tea and chatting with the locals

King Charles Iii Unveiled A Plaque Commemorating His Visit To Luton Town Hall On Tuesday

King Charles Iii Unveiled A Plaque Commemorating His Visit To Luton Town Hall On Tuesday

King Charles III unveiled a plaque commemorating his visit to Luton Town Hall on Tuesday

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