The Monggar Rabdhey along with Dzongkhag Administration joined the nation in celebrating 39th Birth Anniversary of His Majesty The King Jigme khesar Namgyel Wangchuck on 21st February, 2019.
His Majesty The King's Birthday celebration was attended by Venerable Rabdhey Lam Neten, Lopons and monks of the Dratshang, Hon’ble Dasho Dzongdag, Dasho Drangpon, Dasho SP, Dasho Dzongrab, Regional and Sector Heads under Monggar Dzongkhag Administration which was held at Rabdhey Kuenrey in the morning by offering thousand butter lamps and recitation of Zhabten and prayers for His Majesty's long life.
The day's program commenced at 9:45 am with the reception of Chief Guest Hon'ble Dasho Dzongdag in chipdrel procession to the public ground. Hon'ble Dasho highlighted on the importance of the day and pledged that The Dzongkhag Administration along with Rabdhey, Royal Court of Justice, Royal Bhutan Police, Gewogs, Schools, Regional Offices, Shopkeepers and Public of Mongar to contribute to Nation Building through Cleanliness. It was then followed with cultural items showcased by Dzongkhag dancers, Regional offices and nearby schools. Hundreds gathered in the public ground to grace the celebration.
Later in the afternoon, Ven. Lam Neten graced the opening ceremony of Flower Show and reiterated the importance of the day besides showcasing flowers and creating awareness on staying ourselves clean and keeping the surrounding beautiful as aspired by our Majesty. The day was observed to pay our humble prayers and wishes for His Majesty's longevity and reaffirm our gratitude to the benevolent monarchs in ensuring peace, prosperity and stability of the country.