Ovoot tolhoin dugan

Read in Mongolian

Name(s) of Temple :
Ovoot tolhoin dugan,

Rinchen Number :
259

Rinchen Name :
Khangalyn khural

Type of Temple :
Temporary Assembly

Aimag Temple located in :
Orkhon

Sum Temple located in :
Jargalant soum, Jargalant bag, Ovoot tolgoi

Old Aimag Name :
Tusheet Khan

Old Sum Name :
Daichin van branch

Description of location :
The direction to the site:  3 km by the paved road to the west of the center of Jargalant soum and go to the south side and on the earth-road then pass behind Ovoot tolgoi and the site is  about 300m after this. The Khangal river is to the south of the site.  

GPS readings :
North 49° 03’  East 104°  22’

Estimated site dimensions (metres) :
Side1: 6 x 4 Side2: 6 x 8 Side3: Side4: Side5: Side6:

Revived temple on site :
No

Status of site at time of survey :
The foundations of the two temples remain. There is a summer herding place of the local herders around the site. So the site became unclear. With the help of the foundations and the local guide, it can be found.

Date of founding the monastery/temple :
1710
Perenlei otoch

Date of closing and destroying the monastery :
Огноо хаагдсан: 1937 - Ярилцлагын дугаар:
Огноо хаагдсан: 1940 - Ярилцлагын дугаар:
Огноо нураагдсан:: - Ярилцлагын дугаар:

Old monastery/temple revived:
No

Үүсгэн байгуулагч хүний нэр болон цол хэргэм (мэдэгдэж байвал):
Нэр, цол хэргэм : - Ярилцлагын дугаар:

Date of Reviving:
Year : - Ярилцлагын дугаар:

Monks in Old Temple :
About 20

Notes :
1. Ovoot tolgoin dugan is named after the hill that is behind the site by the local people. 2. The reason of registered in the Rinchen list as Khangalyn khural is named with the river Khangal, which flows in front of the site. 3. That was Jasaa khural with one temple and college in a monastery. 5. Ovoo of Ovoot tolgoi is far from 100 m from the site and it is worshipped. 13. About 20 lamas were holding a religious service at the temple constantly while other young lamas were going out. The main shrine of the temple was Lkama.

Form Number :
ОРЖР 001

Survey Team :
Team А

Газрын зураг / Map