The birth of the Gyaltse

posted Jan 1, 2015, 4:51 AM by Sonam Peljore   [ updated Feb 16, 2016, 4:39 AM ]
Recently, all the people of Bhutan have been rejoicing and celebrating the birth of the crown prince of Bhutan. The Male Fire Monkey year (2016) truly holds one of the most joyous occasions for the people in Bhutan. A prince was born on the Fifth of February to Her Majesty Ashi Jetsun Pema and His Majesty King Jigme Khesar Namgyal Wangchuk. As soon as the news of the birth was released, people all over the country began celebrating the good news. Many well wishers voiced their happiness and excitement over the local broadcasting service. People all over the country have been visiting monasteries to offer butter lamps and prayers for the new born. 
Sonam Peljore,
Feb 16, 2016, 4:38 AM