Marking sixty years since the death of Queen Jelena
Marking sixty years since the death of Queen Jelena

In November 2012, the President of the Petrovic Njegos Foundation, with an active participation of the Montenegrin Embassy in Paris and the city of Montpellier, organized an event to mark 60 years since the death of Queen Jelena.

Prince Nicola, the Mayor of Montpellier, the Ambassador of Montenegro, the representative of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Montenegro and several representatives of the International Association “Queen Jelena”, gathered at the resting place of Queen Jelena. The ceremony was followed by a Te Deum Mass in the Cathedral. Also, an exhibition of photographs of Montenegro at the beginning of the 20th century taken by Princess Ksenija (Queen’s sister Helena) was organized.