Friday, November 14, 2008
Sunday, November 9, 2008
Conference between the Royal Couple of Kupang and
The rulers have been a part of the history of West Timor for hundreds of years. In this modern day and age, they form an integral part of history, culture and society while playing a crucial role within their geographical areas.Many of the families have continued their existence till modern times.
There are various families existing in West Timor who descend from past families and some of them maintain a continued lineage.Some have merged with other families and continued alongside them.Most of these families have a heritage of hundreds of years and have played significant roles in their own geographic domains.In this modern times, some may have gone into abeyance in some manner, while some play significant roles in their own.The royal dynasties of West Timor have strong cultural and social roles that can contribute to society at large.
Contribution by: Yang Terhormat Donald Tick, The Raja Muda Kuno
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Friday, November 7, 2008
Bhutan crowns young king to guide young democracy
With mediaeval tradition and Buddhist spirituality, Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck a 28-year-old charismatic batchelor with an Oxford education assumed the Raven Crown of Bhutan, to guide the world's newest democracy as it emerges into the modern world.
As the chief abbot chanted sacred sutras to grant him wisdom, compassi- on and vision, the new King was given the red and black silk crown by his own 52-year-old father, who imposed democracy on Bhutan and then abdicated two years ago.
Wednesday, November 5, 2008
PRESENT RULER: HH Raj Rajeshwar Saramad-i-Rajha-i-Hindustan Maharajadhiraja Maharaja Shri GAJ SINGHJI II Sahib Bahadur (1952/-) (Umaid Bhawan Palace, Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India)
born 13th January 1948 in Jodhpur, educated at Cothhill House, Eton College and Christ Church Oxford, graduated in 1970 B.A. (Hons) in Politics, Philosophy and Economics. Founder and creator of a number of Philanthropic Institutions and Charitable Trusts associated with Education, Religion, Social Welfare, Medical Care and Rehabilitation of Military personnel. Chief Patron & President of Chopasani School, Jodhpur. Patron & Vice President of Mayo College, Ajmer (General Council & Governing Body). Honorary Member of Rotary International. President of Jodhpur Nagrik Association. Honorary Member of Jodhpur Jaycees. Served as Indian High Commssioner, concurrently accredited to Trinidad and Tobago, Barbados, Grenada, Dominica, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and as Commissioner to Antigua, St. Kitts, Montsarrat, Caymen Islands & Turks & Caicos Islands 1978/1980; married 19th February 1973 at Dehra Dun, HH Maharani Hemlata Rajye of Poonch and has issue.
Yuvraj Sahib Shivraj Singhji, born 30th September 1975.
Baiji Lal Sahiba Maharajkumari Shivranjini Rajye, born 22nd August 1974 in Jodhpur.