“There is more treasure in books than in all the Pirate’s loot on treasure island”. Walt Disney.
Literary fest, 28-9-2019
The literary fest 2019 was graced in the presence of neighbor school- PHSS, Lobesa MSS and Bajo HSS. A moment of silence marked the beginning of program which was further enriched when a short video on the autobiography of the late founding father Yab Ugyen Dorji was played and the journey about him to reach the peak of success was foretold through the Book Rainbow and the Clouds, authored by Ashi Dorji Wangmo Wangchuk . The mesmerizing event intended to promote and foster the young talented writers and at the same time to encourage the existing readers and writers. In addition, a story telling competition between the host school and visitor school added charm to the event.
Further there was a short interview with the young writer Yeshey Tsyang which enriched the young children’s mind. Finally, the program concluded with the prize award to the participants.
NO WONDER UGYEN ACADEMY BRINGS BEST IN EVERYTHING.
Ugyen Academy would like to take this privilege to join the nation in offering our heartfelt wishes to His Majesty the Druk Gyalpo on the 11th Coronation Anniversary.
The School organized a small program of offering butter lamps and Zhabten for His Majesty’s everlasting prosperity followed by the presentation on his biography and Achievements. On 31 October 2004, Khesar was installed as the 16th Trongsa Penlop in Trongsa Dzong. The institution of the Trongsa Penlop, started by Zhabdrung Ngawang Namgyal in 1647, signifies the true heritage to the Bhutanese Throne and the investiture ceremony of the Trongsa Penlop is the formal declaration of this status of the Crown Prince. On 9th December 2006, the Fourth King Jigme Singye Wangchuck issued a Royal Edict announcing his abdication, and transferred the throne to Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck on 1st November 2008 Druk Gyalpo Jigme Khesar Namgyal Wangchuck received the scared Dhar or scarf as per tradition in Punakha Dzong and was crowned the 5th King of Bhutan. His speech form his coronation was also shared among the students and it resonated the very messages of his roles and responsibility as a king within thousands of Students. Finally the program ended with a wise wisdom on significance and gratitude towards his Majesty by our Dasho Norbu Gyaltshen (Principal).
The bilateral relations between the Kingdom of Bhutan and the Kingdom of Thailand was established in 1989. Thailand is one of the only 53 nations with formal diplomatic relations with Bhutan. Muay Thai or literally Thai boxing is a combat sport of Thailand that uses stand-up striking along with various clinching techniques. This discipline is known as the "art of eight limbs" as it is characterized by the combined use of fists, elbows, knees, and shins. Thai Boxing form Thailand showed their skills to UA students and it is for 30 years of diplomatic relationship with Bhutan.
On 17th Aug, UA Conducted Dzongkhag Debate Competition on the topic "The benefits of no cut off point to class ten students". The competition encourage the participants to develope once debating skill and encourage civic participation.