Early Life and Family Background: Jetsun Pema was born in Thimphu, the capital of Bhutan, to Dhondup Gyaltshen and Sonam Chuki. Her father worked as an officer in the Bhutanese government. She comes from a respected Bhutanese family with ties to the Bhutanese aristocracy.

Education and Career: Jetsun Pema attended St. Joseph’s Convent in Kalimpong, India, before pursuing higher education at Regents College in London, where she studied international relations. After completing her studies, she returned to Bhutan and became involved in various charitable and social causes.

Marriage to King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck: Jetsun Pema married King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck on October 13, 2011, in a ceremony that blended traditional Bhutanese customs with modern elements. Their union was celebrated throughout Bhutan and marked a new chapter in the country’s history.

Role as Queen Consort: Since becoming Queen Consort, Jetsun Pema has been actively involved in promoting education, health, and cultural preservation in Bhutan. She accompanies King Jigme Khesar on official visits both within Bhutan and internationally, representing the country with grace and humility.

Real Name: Jetsun Pema

Date of Birth: June 4, 1990

Birth Place: Thimphu, Bhutan

Residence: Lingkana Palace, Thimphu, Bhutan

Profession: Queen Consort of Bhutan

Nationality: Bhutanese

Religion: Buddhism (Vajrayana)

Partner: King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck (married since 2011)

Father: Dhondup Gyaltshen

Mother: Sonam Chuki

Horoscope: Gemini

Age: As of 2024, she is 33 years old.

Height: Approximately 5 feet 5 inches (165 cm)

Body Type: Slim

Eye Color: Dark Brown

Hair Color: Black