Category Archives: Bhutan Royal Family

News Regarding His Majesty King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck of Bhutan.

HMofBhutanOn March 30, 2013, His Majesty King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck of Bhutan “…granted Land Kidu to 3,173 thram holders in Haa Dzongkhag and Thromde, whose cases were submitted after the completion of the National Cadastral Resurvey.

The beneficiaries faced several types of land issues such as excess land, building houses and lhakhangs or cultivating on state land, and omission of thram from the records, which were highlighted by the Resurvey.”

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Their Majesties King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck and Queen Jetsun of Bhutan Attend the Closing Session of Parliament.

TMBhutanOn March 6, 2013, Their Majesties King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck and Queen Jetsun of Bhutan attend the closing of the 10th Session of the First Parliament in Thimphu.

For more information about today’s event as well as to view a photo please click here.  And, click here to read His Majesty’s speech.

 

News Regarding Their Majesties King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck and Queen Jetsun of Bhutan.

BhutanOn February 21, 2013, His Majesty King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck of Bhutan “…awarded gallantry and service medals to 239 Royal Bhutan Army, Royal Bhutan Police, and Royal Body Guards personnel, Desuups and civilians” in Thimphu.

Afterward, His Majesty accompanied by Her Majesty Queen Jetsun visited the visited Dechenphodrang Monastic School “…on the occasion of His Majesty’s birthday.”   During their visit the royal couple “…offered Nyendar and prayers for the continued peace and prosperity of the nation.”

Their Majesties King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck and Queen Jetsun of Bhutan Attend a Gala Dinner in Bangladesh.

TMBhutanOn the evening of February 18, 2013, Their Majesties King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck and Queen Jetsun of Bhutan attended a gala dinner held in their honor and hosted by the Prime Minister of Bangladesh, Ms. Sheikh Hasina.  The dinner , held at the Prime Ministers residence, wrapped up the royal couple’s five-day visit to Bangladesh.