The Duedroi Rangwang Zhidhey Tshogchung ( DRZT) is a non-profit organization established to cultivate compassion for animals by promoting the abstention from consuming all animal meat related products, so as to benefit all sentient beings, irrespective of any religion or caste; to advise and support in the development and promotion of vegetarianism.
We educate people to lead life in accordance with truth and high morality at all levels that affect our spiritual, physical and mental development. This noble and sustainable concept was initially born in the hearts of group of merciful people who initiated the creation of a Wechat group to save ill fated animals from the butchers. The DRZT was formed in mid 2015 in dedication to the 60th Birth Annualsary of the 4th Druk Gyalpo, the founding father of GNH for all sentient beings. The DRZT Foundation Day is fixed on 11th of November coinciding with His Majesty the Fourth King’s birth Anniversary and the Children’s Day.
The DRZT has 7 trustee board members with over 10,386 members in 20 Dzongkhags, USA, Dubai and Australia who are guided by the DRZT Article of Associations, Service Rules and Regulations, Financial Manual, and Memorandum of Association of the Civil Society Organization Authority.