UPDATE JUNE 30TH
To commemorate the 30th Birth Anniversary of Her Majesty Queen Jetsun Pema (The Gyaltsuen) on the 4th of June, the Royal Family of Bhutan has shared a wonderful collection of photographs of Their Majesties and their children.
The new photos feature The Gyaltsuen accompanied by her husband King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck and their children Prince Jigme Namgyel Wangchuck (The Gyalsey) and His Royal Highness the newly born Prince.
These Kupars (photos) were taken at the Lingkana Palace grounds on the 29th of May.
Jetsun Pema was born in Thimphu on 4 June 1990. She married King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck on 13 October 2011, at Punakha Dzong.
To commemorate the 30th Birth Anniversary of Her Majesty The Gyaltsuen on the 4th of June, it is our privilege to share…Posted by Jetsun Pema on Sunday, May 31, 2020
To commemorate the 30th Birth Anniversary of Her Majesty The Gyaltsuen on the 4th of June, it is our privilege to share…Posted by His Majesty King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck on Sunday, May 31, 2020
Their Majesties King Jigme and Queen Jetsun have two children: Jigme Namgyel Wangchuck (born on 5 February 2016) and unnamed second son (born 19 March 2020).
Little Prince’s name will be announced in the coming days.
Update Post!!! We finally have a name for little Prince of Bhutan
On June 30, The Royal Family of Bhutan announced that His Royal Highness the second son of His Majesty King Jigme Khesar and Her Majesty Queen Jetsun (The Gyaltsuen) has been named Jigme Ugyen Wangchuck.
The little Prince has been named after the first King of Bhutan, Ugyen Wangchuck. Jigme is a common first name for members of the Bhutan Royal Family, will all the Monarchs since the first King using that in their name.
His Royal Highness will be referred to as Gyalsey Ugyen Wangchuck.
His Majesty The King and Her Majesty The Gyaltsuen graced the Trelda Tsechu prayer ceremony at Thimphu Tashichodzong, and offered prayers along with Their Royal Highnesses Gyalsey Jigme Namgyel and Gyalsey Ugyen Wangchuck.
The Trelda Tsechu prayers are performed annually for the benefit of all sentient beings.
On the auspicious occasion of the Birth Anniversary of Guru Rinpoche (Trelda Tsechu), His Royal Highness the Second…Posted by His Majesty King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck on Tuesday, June 30, 2020