Order of Ojaswi Rajanya

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Order of Ojaswi Rajanya
Awarded by King of Nepal
Country Nepal
Type Order
Eligibility Members of the Nepalese and foreign royal families.[1]
Status discontinued
Statistics
Established 14 May 1934
First awarded 1934
Last awarded 2004
Precedence
Next (higher) Mahendra Chain
Equivalent Nepal Pratap Bhaskara
Next (lower) Tribhuvan Prajatantra Shripad
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Ribbon bar of the order

The Most Glorious Order of the Ojaswi Rajanya (Nepali: Ojaswi Rajanyako Manapadvi) is an order of knighthood of Nepal. It is given to foreign heads of state, foreign or Nepalese monarchs.[1]

History[edit]

The order was instituted on 14 May 1934 by King Tribhuhvan Bir Bikram Shah Dev. It was the highest order of Nepal until Nepal Pratap Bhaskara was instituted in 1966.[1]

Insignia[edit]

The ribbon of the order is light yellow with narrow white edge stripes. It has a badge worn on the chest and a badge on the sash ribbon.[1]

Grades[edit]

The Order of Ojaswi Rajanya has one grade: Member. The order consists of the Sovereign (Parama-Ojaswi-Rajanya), Grand Master (Ati-Ojaswi-Rajanya), and ordinary members (Ojaswi-Rajanya). Conferred on members of the Nepalese and foreign royal families and foreign heads of state.[1]

Members[edit]

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e Buyers, Christopher (2008). Royal Ark "Nepal - Orders and Decorations". Royal Ark website. Christopher Buyers. Retrieved 24 June 2012.