The Royal Forums Coat of Arms


Join The Royal Forums Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
  #1  
Old 05-04-2015, 06:35 PM
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Kingdom, Heard and McDonald Islands
Posts: 4,061
Restoration of Monarchy in Bulgaria

Bulgarian President urges rethink on church honouring Saxe-Coburg as ‘Tsar of Bulgarians’ | The Sofia Globe
__________________

Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 05-04-2015, 07:29 PM
Blog Real's Avatar
Royal Highness
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: Lisboa, Portugal
Posts: 1,724
There is support for a return of the monarchy to Bulgaria?
__________________

__________________
Acclamation Manuel II of Portugal: 6 May 1908
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 05-04-2015, 07:54 PM
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Kingdom, Heard and McDonald Islands
Posts: 4,061
The president spoke about the risk of a real division between royalists ans republicans reacting at the prayers for the King decided by the Orthodox Church.
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 05-09-2015, 05:21 AM
eya eya is online now
Majesty
 
Join Date: Apr 2015
Location: -, Greece
Posts: 7,594
I think and the bulgarian royals its not intrested so much to the return of monarchy.
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 05-09-2015, 05:46 PM
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Kingdom, Heard and McDonald Islands
Posts: 4,061
Why do you believe this?
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 05-10-2015, 02:47 AM
eya eya is online now
Majesty
 
Join Date: Apr 2015
Location: -, Greece
Posts: 7,594
Because i beleive and maybe i have wrong how any of the children to King Simeon except maybe to Princess Kalina going rarely to Bulgaria and nt participating in various events there. And now with the death of Crown Prince Kardam i don't know if done something for this maybe a memorial.
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 05-10-2015, 03:46 AM
Duc_et_Pair's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Mar 2014
Location: City, Netherlands
Posts: 6,673
The former King of Bulgaria acted as Prime Minister of the present republican state of Bulgaria. The only European King in modern history whom, after being exiled, returned to political power. Upon taking office as Prime Minister, he took an oath to observe, maintain and protect the republican constitution.... In 2009 the party of the former King lost all seats in Parliament and Simeon ended his political activities.

So this means, as the only one of all once exiled former Kings, Simeon was the only one whom held real power again. He guided Bulgaria into the EU, into NATO and tried to fight the widespread corruption and nepotism. He however never hinted to a restoration of the monarchy. Since his hard defeat in 2009 (no any seat won in the elections) there seem no sufficient support for a restoration of the monarchy.

So I would say: as no one else, this former King had the chance to restore, for an example into a fully ceremonial role (à la Sweden). He choose for real power as Prime Minister, but as we all know, usually leaders of government only enjoy a very short time of support...
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 05-10-2015, 04:14 AM
eya eya is online now
Majesty
 
Join Date: Apr 2015
Location: -, Greece
Posts: 7,594
I know all that for King Simeon. My question is for the children to the king.
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 05-10-2015, 05:03 AM
Duc_et_Pair's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Mar 2014
Location: City, Netherlands
Posts: 6,673
Quote:
Originally Posted by eya View Post
I know all that for King Simeon. My question is for the children to the king.
If King Simeon can forget a restoration, why would his grandsons Boris and Beltrán have better prospects? Both his grandsons Boris and Beltrán are born in Spain, live in Spain and most likely are more Spanish than Bulgarian. The same counts for their uncles Kirill, Kubrat and Konstantin: all born in Spain, all raised in Spain, all living in Spain, all married with Spanish partners...

Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 05-10-2015, 05:56 AM
eya eya is online now
Majesty
 
Join Date: Apr 2015
Location: -, Greece
Posts: 7,594
Yes that i mean what i say i'ts not interested for the monarchy. They are more spanish than Bulgarian.
Reply With Quote
  #11  
Old 05-10-2015, 07:38 PM
Blog Real's Avatar
Royal Highness
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: Lisboa, Portugal
Posts: 1,724
I also wondered if Boris and Beltran are interested in the monarchy.
__________________
Acclamation Manuel II of Portugal: 6 May 1908
Reply With Quote
  #12  
Old 05-11-2015, 01:34 AM
eya eya is online now
Majesty
 
Join Date: Apr 2015
Location: -, Greece
Posts: 7,594
I have the same queries. I beleive maybe we see soon now after Boris is the heir.
Reply With Quote
  #13  
Old 05-12-2015, 05:19 AM
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Kingdom, Heard and McDonald Islands
Posts: 4,061
Don’t call me king during liturgies, Saxe-Coburg tells Bulgarian Orthodox Church | The Sofia Globe
Reply With Quote
  #14  
Old 07-08-2015, 05:24 PM
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Kingdom, Heard and McDonald Islands
Posts: 4,061
The King does not see Monarchy restored and considers Prince Boris should only continue the traditions of the House like the Bourbon-Parme:

Siméon de Bulgarie: "Une merveilleuse façon de dire au revoir à Kardam" - L'Express Styles
Reply With Quote
  #15  
Old 07-09-2015, 01:31 AM
eya eya is online now
Majesty
 
Join Date: Apr 2015
Location: -, Greece
Posts: 7,594
The Prince Boris should do just that. To continue the traditions as says King and frequently visited the country if it wants to have any hope of monarchy if and when return.
Reply With Quote
  #16  
Old 07-09-2015, 02:16 AM
Duc_et_Pair's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Mar 2014
Location: City, Netherlands
Posts: 6,673
There were big chances for a restoration of the monarchy. Which former King can claim a direct electoral mandate? Former King Simeon became Prime Minister of Bulgaria but such an executive role only leads to division and partisanship. In fact we can say that the former King himself has blown up any prospect of a restoration by his own unlucky choices.
Reply With Quote
  #17  
Old 07-10-2015, 01:59 PM
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Kingdom, Heard and McDonald Islands
Posts: 4,061
I completely agree with you!!!
__________________

Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Restoration of the Monarchy in Romania Benjamin The Royal Family of Romania 1273 06-21-2017 05:08 PM
Restoration of the Serbian Monarchy Marengo The Royal Family of Serbia 351 05-31-2017 06:47 AM
Restoration of Monarchy in Portugal Cory The Royal Family of Portugal 81 04-09-2017 11:48 AM
Monarchy and Restoration; Rival Families and Claimants aj00192557 The Imperial Family of Russia 964 03-26-2017 04:45 AM
The chances of a restoration of the Monarchy in Iran espejor The Imperial Family of Iran 80 08-20-2016 12:02 AM




Popular Tags
akhenaten albania art assassination best gown september 2016 best outfit best outfit september 2016 birthday birthday celebration coup d'etat crown princess mary crown princess mary fashion denmark duchess of cambridge duke of cambridge fashion poll fashio poll gothia cup italy jewels king abdullah ii king carl gustaf and queen silvia king willem-alexander marriage member introduction monarchy myth new zealand norway november 2016 october 2016 october and november 2016 picture of the week prince alexander prince charles princess charlene fashion princess charlene outfits princess marie daytime outfit princess mary princess mary fashion princess sofia princess victoria 39th birthday prince william queen anne-marie queen elizabeth ii queen letizia queen letizia casual outfits queen letizia daytime fashion queen letizia fashion queen margrethe queen mathilde queen mathilde daytime fashion queen mathilde fashion queen maxima queen maxima fashion queen maxima style queen rania queen rania fashion queen silvia rohans september 2016 silva state visit succession sweden the duchess of cambridge casual wear the duchess of cambridge daytime fashion the duchess of cambridge fashion the duchess of cambridge hats tiara


Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:59 PM.

Social Knowledge Networks

eXTReMe Tracker
Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2017
Jelsoft Enterprises