It was here that the Queen consort Jetsun Pema gave birth to a son on 5 February 2016, Jigme Namgyel Wangchuck. On 19 March 2020, Queen Jetsun Pema gave birth to her second son, Jigme Ugyen Wangchuck, also in this palace.
- Pradhan, Dinesh. "Thimphu Tashichhodzong". Dinesh Pradhan's Blog. Retrieved 6 February 2016.
- "Bhutan's Queen Jetsun Pema gives birth to crown prince". BBC News. 6 February 2016. Retrieved 6 February 2016.