Jigme Namgyel Engineering College hosted a mass recitation of ‘Jigten Wangchuk’ coinciding with Zhabdrung Kuchhoe on 14th April, 2019. The annual event was organized by Dewathang Jigten Wangchuk Tshogchhung.
Students with teachers from schools in Dewathang, staff and students of JNEC and the Dewathang community joined the recitation program.
Zhabdrug Kuchoe, the death anniversary of Zhabdrung Ngawang Namgyel, is a day to pay homage to Zhabdrung Ngawang Namgyel who first united Bhutan as a nation state.
The mass recitation is dedicated to the wellbeing of His Majesty the King, Her Majesty the Gyaltsuen, His Majesty the Fourth Druk Gyalpo, HRH The Gyalsey and the entire people of Bhutan.