Guru Nangsid Phodrang Consecration
13 August 2016: His Majesty The King graced the consecration of the Guru Nangsid Zilnon Phodrang in Bumthang. Her Majesty The Gyaltsuen and His Royal Highness The Gyalsey accompanied His Majesty.
The Guru Nangsid Zilnon Phodrang, which was constructed upon Royal Command, was built with a unique design, in a location based on a prophecy of Pema Lingpa. It has been dedicated to the two Queens of the Second Druk Gyalpo, Her Late Majesty Gyaltsuen Phuntsho Choden, and Her Late Majesty Gyaltsuen Pema Dechen.
Thousands of people attended the ceremony. Their Majesties met with the people, and His Majesty granted Tokha.
Their Majesties also visited Kurje Lhakhang and Lhodrak Karchu Monastery with His Royal Highness The Gyalsey, and offered prayers.
The Guru Nangsid Zilnon Phodrang in Bumthang, which was built upon the Royal Command of His Majesty The King, is dedicated to the Queens of the Second Druk Gyalpo, Her Late Majesty Gyaltsuen Phuntsho Choden and Her Late Majesty Gyaltsuen Pema Dechen.