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His Holiness the Je Khenpo Trulku Jigme Chhoeda consecrated the newly built Dragmar Neykhang in Tshenkhar gewog in Lhuentse yesterday. Guru Dragmar Ney is located around 4kms from Autsho town in Lhuntse. Source: Kuenselonline

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His Majesty the King inaugurated the 152-metre-long Panbang Bridge over Drangmechhu in Zhemgang, today. The inauguration ceremony was graced by Her Majesty the Gyaltsuen, the Prime Minister, Works and Human Settlement Minister, Indian Ambassador to Bhutan, senior government officials, elected representatives, dzongkhag and dungkhag officials. Thousands of people had also gathered for the occasion. The [...]

Karma Yonten, the founder of Greener Way, is among the three youth panelist in the world, to be invited in the High level meeting for Global Partnership for Effective Development Corporation. The meeting will take place in Mexico. In Mexico, over 1,300 development leaders will join the President of Mexico, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and [...]

Exhibition: While there are over a 100 traditional tea kettles in the national museum’s possession, only about 30 of the most unique are exhibited at the museum in Paro. The kettles are displayed as a part of a tea kettle exhibition, which was inaugurated yesterday by the National Council chairperson, Dasho (Dr) Sonam Kinga. The [...]

GROUP PHOTO AT BUDDHA POINT, THIMPHU   BHUTAN MAJESTIC TRAVEL TEAM LEARNING SHAKA MOVE FROM HAWAII, USA YOUNGEST TOUR MEMBER IN 33 PAX HAWAIIAN GROUP    Tour organized by Resch Tours, Hawaii USA and Bhutan Majestic Travel Tour Leader: Alfred Resch and Bob Jones REVIEW ON METTA RESORT AND SPA IN PARO Sharine and Tshering, [...]

Bhutan marked the International Day of Happiness today. A thousand butter lamps were lit at the Memorial Chorten in Thimphu. Senior government officials and representatives from the international organisations and the diplomatic community took part in the butter lamp offering ceremony. The International Day of Happiness was declared after the UN with 193 members, unanimously, adopted [...]

About “Bhutan – Thailand Friendship Offer” Bhutan and Thailand enjoy strong ties of bilateral relations. A relation built on a foundation of a shared spiritual heritage, respect for the institutions of Monarchy, and reverence for culture and traditions. This year the two friendly countries celebrate 25 years of the establishment of diplomatic relations. On the [...]

His Holiness the Je Khenpo conferred master’s degree certificates to His Holiness the Gyalse Trulku, Jigme Tenzin Wangpo, and Trulku Thukten Chhophel along with 60 other graduates. They graduated from Tango College of Buddhist studies. Her Majesty the Queen Mother, Dorji Wangmo Wangchuck, was the chief guest. The certificates were awarded inside the Kuenrey of [...]

The office of the Gyaltshab was inaugurated at Gyalpoizhing in Mongar yesterday. The people of Gyalposhing and nearby villages offered Thri-Dhar to the Gyaltshab His Royal Highness Prince Jigme Dorji Wangchuck. His Majesty the King appointed His Royal Highness as His Representative in the Eastern Dzongkhags earlier this year. The national assembly speaker, members of parliament, [...]