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Along with the title of wife and Princess Kendra, incidentally, got a new name : Salwa.
The nuptials started with the recitation of a traditional “qasida” in the Farsi language, a poem that speaks in praise of someone.
News of the birth, which was announced yesterday, has been greeted with joy by the followers of the Aga Khan, who, in a statement, spoke of his family's 'great happiness'.
Ms Spears, a Seattle-born supermodel who has starred in campaigns for Diane von Furstenburg and Chanel among others, married Prince Rahim Aga Khan in 2013 following a four month engagement.
Runway model Kendra Spears will become a princess when she marries Prince Rahim Aga Khan of the Shia Ismaili Muslims.
The engagement was announced last week by the Aga Khan, the spiritual leader or Imam of the global community of the Shi’a Ismaili Muslims.
After a short engagement of only four months, Spears, 24, and her husband, 41, couple exchanged vows at the Bellerive Castle in Geneva, Switzerland.
The couple's engagement was made public in April by the Aga Khan in a press release on his website. His Highness, who is the spiritual leader of the world's Shia Ismaili Muslims, said that he was "delighted to announce the engagement" at the time.
The Shi’a Ismaili Muslims number nearly 15 million, according to the Daily Beast.Her father-in-law married British model Sarah “Sally” Croker-Poole, and his grandfather was married to iconic actress Rita Hayworth.), and Kendra acceptance of Islam, and many more.The religion of the bride really changed, so that the couple’s wedding ceremony took place in the traditional rite of the Ismaeli Muslim community.The model, 26, had been considered 'the next Cindy Crawford' by her agency Ford Models, but has put her career on the back-burner since becoming wife to the 44-year-old royal.
She follows in the footsteps of a string of American royal wives, among them actress Rita Hayworth who was married to Sir Sultan Muhammed Shah Aga Khan.The engagement was announced back in the spring, but the couple kept secret the date for the big event.