Transformational Programme for RoundGlass Fellows

The Transformational Programme for RoundGlass Fellows was held from 14 February 2017 – 20 February 2017. The programme took the participants on an inner journey where one could reflect and use mindfulness techniques to undergo a transformative experience, implementing the values of GNH. The participants understood the concept of GNH from its origin followed by […]

The GNH Youth Leadership Programme

The GNH Youth Leadership Programme -an annual event based on leadership and mindfulness exploration which kicked off in Thimphu on 20 January 2017, ended on 31 January 2017 at Karmaling in Lhamoizhingkha under Dagana Dzongkhag. Kinley from College of Science and Technology said, ” This wonderful 10 day journey on GNH Youth Leadership will always […]

The GNH Fair: Raising awareness on wellbeing and happiness

     In an effort to raise national awareness on the importance of wellbeing and happiness, the GNH Centre Bhutan initiated the first ever GNH Fair. The three day event was held from 11 to 13 November 2016.  The date is significant as 11th  November is both the birthday of the Fourth King His Majesty […]

The Slow Change Experience Program

  19 participants from Australia, Germany, Netherlands and the UK took part in the Slow Change Experience Program. The participants were provided with an immersive experience of positive development and wisdom to create change in ways to serve their higher values and the needs of the communities. It was a practice of change driven by […]


On the 12 October 2016, HRH Ashi Kezang Choden Wangchuck signed a MoU to establish the first GNH Centre Thailand. Since its conception in 1972, GNH has been deeply rooted in Bhutan. In partnership with the BGRIMM Group of Companies, the GNH Centre Thailand will be the first of its kind and will conduct GNH […]


HRH Ashi Kezang Choden Wangchuck was the Key Note Speaker for the Global Sustainable Brands event held in Bangkok in October 2016. Her Highness delivered a statement titled, “Can Happiness be a Business Purpose?”. In her statement, Her Highness stressed on the values of GNH and that the real meaning and value of any endeavor […]

GNH Centre established in Thailand

12 October 2016, Bangkok: Her Royal Highness Ashi Kesang Choden Wangchuck, the President of the GNH Centre Bhutan signed an   MoU for the establishment of GNH Centre  in Thailand with Mr. Harald Link, Chairman of the B.Grimm Group. The centre will be the first of its kind outside of Bhutan. Addressing the audience, Her Royal […]


We are happy to announce that the GNH Centre is organizing the first GNH Fair themed “Celebrating Happiness & Wellbeing” at the Centennial Park on 11th, 12th and 13th November 2016. The event is to commemorate the birth anniversary of the Father of GNH, His Majesty Drugyal Zhipa Jigme Singye Wangchuck and the National Happiness […]

Minister of State for Happiness, United Arab Emirates visits the GNH Centre.

05.10.2016: Her Excellency Ohood Khalfan Mohamed Kalfan Al Roumi (second from left), Minister of State for Happiness, United Arab Emirates and team visited the GNH Centre. Dr. Saamdu Chetri, conducted the guided meditation and delivered the presentation on GNH.

European Voluntary Service

Volunteer at Ängsbacka  in Sweden! Your travel and living costs will be entirely covered, and you will receive pocket money! This is for youth between 18-30 to come and live with in Sweden for a year and also contribute to the 2017 Global Ecovillage Conference at Ängsbacka in July 2017. You can also attend other festivals like […]