Check out the video of the Parade of Nations during the Miss World 2013 Opening Ceremony held at the Bali International Convention Center in the Westin Resort Nusa Dua Bali on 8 September. The 125 contestants, a record number, competing for the 63rd Miss World title formally introduced themselves to the world during the Parade of Nations:
During the Miss World 2013 Opening Ceremony, 20 contestants were selected to perform the Cendana Fan Dance:
The Cendana Fan Dance was performed by Elisabete Mejias Rodrigues (Portugal), Melinder Kaur Bhullar (Malaysia), Xafira Urselita (Curaçao), Rosemary Keofitlhetse (Botswana), Petra Cabrera Badía (United States Virgin Islands), Camille Munro (Canada), Camila Andrea Andrade Mora (Chile), Virginia Isabel Hernández Milachay (Panama), Kanyaphak Phokesomboon (Thailand), Annamária Rákosi (Hungary), Leslassa Adey Armour Shillingford (Dominica), Marilyn Ramos (South Africa), Jacqueline Wong Sum Wing (Hong Kong), Sherry Wangui Gitonga (Kenya), Elena Ibarbia Jiménez (Spain) and Vania Larissa (Indonesia).
More photos of the Miss World 2013 Opening Ceremony:
Miss World 2013 Opening Ceremony. Reigning Miss World 2012 and the 2013 Contestants
Miss World 2013 Opening Ceremony. Who will succeed the Reigning Miss World 2012?
An Indonesia traditional culture performance during the Opening Ceremony
The performance by the Miss World 2013 Contestants. Miss Hong Kong China is on the front row.
Nu DImensiaon performance at Miss World 2013 Indonesia opening ceremony
Daniel & Novita Dewi’s performance at Miss World 2013 Indonesia opening ceremony
Pasha & Kamasean’s performance at Miss World 2013 Indonesia opening ceremony
Miss World Australia 2013 Erin Holland during the Parade of Nations at Miss World 2013 Opening Ceremony.
Miss World Guatemala 2013 Loraine Quinto during the Parade of Nations at Miss World 2013 Opening Ceremony.
Miss World Venezuela 2013 Karen Soto during the Parade of Nations at Miss World 2013 Opening Ceremony.
Miss World 2013 Opening Ceremony. Photo courtesy of Missosology
Due to increasing protest from hard-line groups, the finale of Miss World 2013 beauty pageant will be moved from Jakarta to Bali in West Java on September 28th, 2013. It was originally scheduled for the Sentul Centre in Jakarta. Coordinating People’s Welfare Minister Agung Laksono announced on Saturday that now all of the pageant events, from the opening ceremony to the coronation night, would be held in Bali.
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