Line of succession to the Bhutanese throne

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The line of succession to the throne of Bhutan is male primogeniture amongst the descendants of King Ugyen Wangchuck. Women are allowed to ascend to the throne.

The current King is Jigme Khesar Namgyal Wangchuck

Line of succession:

  1. Prince Dasho Jigyel Ugyen Wangchuck (b. 1984)
  2. Prince Dasho Khamsum Singhye Wangchuck (b. 1985)
  3. Prince Dasho Jigme Dorji Wangchuck (b. 1986)
  4. Prince Dasho Ugyen Jigme Wangchuck (b. 1994)
  5. Princess Ashi Chimi Yangzom Wangchuck (b. 1980)
  6. Princess Ashi Sonam Dechen Wangchuck (b. 1981)
  7. Princess Ashi Dechen Yangzom Wangchuck (b. 1981)
  8. Princess Ashi Kesang Choden Wangchuck (b. 1982)
  9. Princess Ashi Euphelma Choden Wangchuck (b. 1993)
  10. Prince Dasho Namgyal Wangchuck (b. 1943)
  11. Princess Ashi Choki Ongmo Wangchuck (b. 1937)
  12. Princess Ashi Deki Yangdzom Wangchuck (b. 1944)
  13. Princess Ashi Pema Choden Wangchuck (b. 1949)

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