Globalisation: the Argument of Our Time

Globalisation: the Argument of Our Time Except for one, all articles in this book are taken from the website of openDemocracy : http://www.opendemocracy.net Dr. Susan Richards, Director of openDemocarcy has kindly granted the permission to publish these articles. This volume would considerably enhance knowledge and discussion on globalization in Bhutan. Since this is the first … Read more

Democracy, Good Governance and Happiness: Some Views from the Kingdom of Bhutan

Democracy, Good Governance and Happiness: Some Views from the Kingdom of Bhutan by Renata Lok Dessallien Abstract Bhutan is making the transition to parliamentary democracy. But it is doing so in its own distinct way. Rather than simply adopting a Western model of liberal democracy, Bhutan has selected the elements of a democratic system that it … Read more

25 Years a King

25 Years a King – His Majesty King Jigme Singye Wangchuck 1974-1999 On 2 June 1999, the Kingdom of Bhutan celebrated the 25th anniversary of the reign of His Majesty Jigme Singye Wangchuck, King of Bhutan. During this momentous occasion the Bhutanese people commemorated the outstanding achievements of His Majesty’s reign and paid homage to … Read more

The Origin and Description of National Flag and National Anthem of Bhutan

The Origin and Description of The National Flag and National Anthem of The Kingdom of Bhutan by Dorji Penjore and Sonam Kinga This is the first written description of the National Flag and the National Anthem of Bhutan, which was made possible with the help of  Dasho Shingkhar Lam,  Dasho Sangay Dorji, and Aku Tongmi who were directly … Read more