Ergenegiin khural

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Name(s) of Temple :
Ergenegiin khural,

Rinchen Number :
437

Rinchen Name :
Ergenegiin khural

Type of Temple :
Monastry

Aimag Temple located in :
Töv

Sum Temple located in :
Bayn soum

Old Aimag Name :
Ulaanbaatar

Old Sum Name :
Bogdyn shavi khoshuu

Description of location :
In the south valley of the Mountain Ergenegiin, 60 km. southeast of Uguumur brigade which is located southeast of the sum centre, there is a hand-operated well about 50 m. west of the Ergenegiin spring source. The Ergenegiin Jasiin Dugan temple site is found in a field of straw located southwest of this hand-operated well.

GPS readings :
North 46° 59’  East 108°  05’

Estimated site dimensions (metres) :
Side1: У 6 Side2: Ө 4 Side3: У 6 Side4: Ө 4 Side5: Side6:

Revived temple on site :
No

Status of site at time of survey :
There are two site bases of ashlars shaped as walls and angles (square/rectangle shape) found among the sparse, short straw. The stones from the two temple bases remain fixed to the ground. There is also a newly built barn shelter that can be seen from north of the spring source and from east of the temple site. In September 2007, there were two stupas built,(1 big and 1 smaller) on a hilltop 100 m. east of the temple site and enclosed by a steel fence.

Date of founding the monastery/temple :
Unknown

Date of closing and destroying the monastery :
Огноо хаагдсан: 1936 - Ярилцлагын дугаар:
Огноо нураагдсан:: 1950 - Ярилцлагын дугаар:

Old monastery/temple revived:
No

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

Date of Reviving:

Monks in Old Temple :
6-10 monks
6-10 monks

Form Number :
ТӨБЯ 061

Survey Team :
Team E

Газрын зураг / Map