Duraalyn jas

Read in Mongolian

Name(s) of Temple :
Duraalyn jas,

Rinchen Number :
764

Rinchen Name :
Duraalyn khiid

Type of Temple :
Monastic City

Aimag Temple located in :
Dundgovi

Sum Temple located in :
Gobi-Ugtaal soum

Old Aimag Name :
Tusheet Khan

Precis History(In Mongolian only):


Дундговь аймаг Говь угтаал сум. Дураалын жас. Говь угтаал сумын төвийн дэргэд Шинэ хажуу ус гэдэг газарт энэхүү жасаа хурал төвхнөж байжээ.19-р зууны дунд үед буюу 1850-иад оны үеэр байгуулагдсан гэх энэ хурал нь хаврын тэргүүн сарын шинийн 8-наас 15 хүртэл,зуны дунд сарын 20-ноос 25 хүртэл,намрын дунд сарын 17-ноос 25-ныг хүртэл,өвлийн адаг сарын 25-наас 30-ныг хүртэл тус тус Зүүн Ганжуурын хийдээс болон бусад хурал номын газруудаас лам нар гарч ирж хурдаг байжээ.Энэ хурал нь 1937 оны эхээр Зүүн Ганжуурын хийдийг хаагдахад тарсан ба одоо хурлын нэг дуганы туурин дээр 1990-ээд оны дундуур босгосон нэгэн суварга бий.

Description of location :
The site is located in the place called Khajuu us in the sum centre. To the south-west of the site is a new stupa.

GPS readings :
North 46° 02’  East 107°  29’

Estimated site dimensions (metres) :
Side1: 20 Side2: 20 Side3: Side4: Side5: Side6:

Revived temple on site :
No

Status of site at time of survey :
There are almost no remains on this site. Some stones can be seen, but there are no signs of a temple or residences that can be made out. However, there is an about 4 x 7 steps area marked by stones in a rectangular form. R. Ravjaa monk said that it was an old kitchen or jas building. The site is immediately to the south of the sum centre, on the west of a lake. To the east of the sum centre, there is an ovoo, and it is possible that monks of Duraal khiid once worshipped it. On the hillside of this ovoo there is a stupa which was erected after 1990.

Date of founding the monastery/temple :
Unknown

Date of closing and destroying the monastery :
Огноо хаагдсан: Unknown - Ярилцлагын дугаар:

Old monastery/temple revived:
No

Үүсгэн байгуулагч хүний нэр болон цол хэргэм (мэдэгдэж байвал):

Date of Reviving:

Monks in Old Temple :
unknown
unknown

Notes :
Interview A71: Data from the interview with R. Ravjaa monk of Ganjuur temple in the centre of Govi-Ugtaal sum. The informant was born in 1925 and had been a monk in Baruun Ganjuur temple. According to him, the monastery of Duraal was situated in the present sum centre, on the south of the houses (on its east there is a small lake). He showed the exact place and said there are almost no remains apart from the remnants of a jas building. According to him, there were mud temples and buildings.

Form Number :
ДУГУ 081

Survey Team :
Team C

Газрын зураг / Map

Site Plan

Site plan drawn by surveyors