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BOUTHAN / BUTHAN / འབྲུག་ཡུལ

Bouthan 1 NGULTRUM ND / 1974 series: F1 s.no: 351465 grade: VF+ cat: 1 added: 52 months ago
Bouthan 1 NGULTRUM ND / 1981 series: A1 s.no: 0615840 grade: aUNC cat: 5 added: 52 months ago
Bouthan 1 NGULTRUM ND/1986 series: A/1 s.no: 7234684 grade: u cat: 12 comment: Tashichhoedzong བཀྲ་ཤིས་ཆོས་རྫོང is a Buddhist monastery and fortress on the northern edge of the city of Thimpu in Bhutan. Destroy in 1771 - Rebuilt but severly damaged in 1897 by earthquake - rebuilt again in 1902. added: 59 months ago
Bouthan 10 Ngultrum ND / 1986 series: D/3 s.no: 1825829 grade: UNC cat: 15a comment: FRONT :Jigme Singye Wangchuck (Dzongkha: འཇིགས་ མེད་ སེང་གེ་ དབང་ ཕྱུག) ་, born November 11, 1955 in Thimphu, Bhutan's king from 1972 to 2006, the date of his abdication. Back : Rinpung Dzong is a large dzong - Buddhist monastery and fortress (built in the 15 th century). added: 53 months ago
Bouthan 20 Ngultrum ND / 1992 series: EB s.no: 0291621 grade: UNC cat: 16b comment: Front : Jigme Dorji Wangchuck (May 2, 1929 in Trongsa - July 21, 1972 in Nairobi (Kenya)) is the third King of Bhutan who reigned from 27 October 1952 until his death from a heart attack. He is considered the father of modern Bhutan. Back : Punakha Dzong, was once the winter capital of the Kingdom of Bhutan added: 53 months ago
Bouthan 10 Ngultrum ND / 2000 series: D/5 s.no: 4872707 grade: UNC cat: 22 comment: Front : Jigme Singye Wangchuck (born 11 November 1955) was the King of Bhutan (Druk Gyalpo) from 1972 until his abdication in favour of his eldest son, Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck, in 2006. He is credited with many modern reforms in the country. Back : Paro Rinpung Dzong added: 53 months ago
Bouthan 1 NGULTRUM ND / 2006 series: I s.no: 06743008 grade: UNC cat: 27 comment: Front : Coat of arms Back : The dzong Simtokha near Thimphu (built in 1629/1631) - today Institute of Language and Cultural Studies. added: 53 months ago
Bouthan 10 Ngultrum ND / 2006 series: K s.no: 05348603 grade: UNC cat: 29 comment: Front: King Jigme Singye Wangchuck. Back : Paro Dzong. added: 53 months ago
Bouthan 20 Ngultrum ND / 2006 series: L s.no: 01103578 grade: UNC cat: 30 comment: Front : King Jigme Singye Wangchuck. Back : Punakha Dzong oldest dzong, built in 1636-1637 - He had six fires, floods (in 1957, 1960 and 1994) and was badly damaged by the earthquake of 1897, its restoration was done using materials and traditional techniques. It is here that December 17, 1907, the first king of Bhutan, Ugyen Wangchuck Gongsar was crowned. The Bhutanese National Assembly took up residence there until Punakha Thimphu replaces capital as the country in 1961. added: 53 months ago