Elgen usny khural

Read in Mongolian

Name(s) of Temple :
Elgen usny khural,

Rinchen Number :

Rinchen Name :
Eligen khural, Eligen jas

Type of Temple :

Aimag Temple located in :

Sum Temple located in :
Bayn soum

Old Aimag Name :

Old Sum Name :
Bogdyn shavi khoshuu

Description of location :
The site is located 75 km. southeast of the sum centre in an open plain. Nearby is Elgen Us spring source found northeast of Elgen Usnii Owoo; in the south valley of this Owoo is a a dirt road that is goes to Choir. In 12 km. east of the road is a Tugrugiin coal mining area. The temple site is located 18 km. west of this mining area.

GPS readings :
North 46° 49’  East 107°  54’

Estimated site dimensions (metres) :
Side1: У 6 Side2: Ө 5 Side3: У 6 Side4: У4-5 Side5: Side6:

Revived temple on site :

Status of site at time of survey :
The temple site is located south of the Elgen Usnii Owoo hilltop valley. The valley is characterized by rocks and stones and among them are one ger-shaped, and two medium sized temple foundations. The above mentioned three temple stone bases are firmly fixed to the ground and not covered by grass or plants.

Old monastery/temple revived:

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

Date of Reviving:

Monks in Old Temple :
not clear
not clear

Form Number :
ТӨБЯ 062

Survey Team :
Team F

Газрын зураг / Map

Additional Material / Нэмэлт материал

ТӨБЯ 062