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Bhutan Celebrates the Birth of the New Prince, the Gyalsey


At the dawn of the Fire Male Monkey Year, the birth year of Guru Rinpoche, and the 400th anniversary of Zhabdrung Ngawang Namgyal's arrival in Bhutan, the nation has yet another reason to rejoice: the auspicious birth of His Royal Highness the Gyalsey.The people of Bhutan have been blessed with a special gift from Their Majesties the King and Gyaltsuen. The Royal Heir signifies the continuity of Bhutan's unifying force, the Wangchuck Dynasty, which has been the source of valiance, wisdom, compassion, and tremendous foresight that have guided the nation into the 21st century. The Bhutan Foundation family offers our prayers and thanks to Their Majesties and the Royal Family for this precious gift of untold proportions.