Gandantegchenlin khiid

Read in Mongolian

Name(s) of Temple :
Gandantegchenlin khiid,Tibetan name: dga’-ldan theg-chen gling,

Rinchen Number :

Rinchen Name :
Gandantegchenlin Monastery

Type of Temple :
Monastic City

Aimag Temple located in :
Ulan Bator

Old Aimag Name :

Description of location :
Bayangol distict, 16-17th khoroolol, Dalkh Hill (Dalkhiin denj)

GPS readings :
North 47° 55’  East 106°  53’

Revived temple on site :

Status of site at time of survey :
For a detailed description of this temple see UBR 912 AM.pdf. For detailed description of revived temples in the Ganden complex see: Gandantegchenlin khiidiin Manba datsan (UB 0110) Migjid Janraisig (UB 013) Dashchoimbel datsan in Gandan Monastery (UB 014) Dechingalaw (Düinkhor) datsan in Gandan Monastery (UB 015) Güngaachoilin datsan in Gandan Monastery (UB 016) Idgaachoinzinlin in Gandan Monastery (UB 017) Jüd datsangiin örgöö in Gandan Monastery (UB 018) Badamayogo datsan in building of Old Geser Süm (UB 019)

Date of founding the monastery/temple :
1838 See UBR 912 AM.pdf for details for individual

Date of closing and destroying the monastery :
Огноо хаагдсан: See UBR 912 AM.pdf for details - Ярилцлагын дугаар:
Огноо нураагдсан:: - Ярилцлагын дугаар:

Old monastery/temple revived:

Revived temple register number:
UB 01

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

Date of Reviving:
Year : See UBR 912 AM.pdf for details for individual temp - Ярилцлагын дугаар:

Monks in Old Temple :
See UBR 912 AM.pdf for details for individual temp

Notes :
For a detailed description of this monastery see UBR 912 AM.pdf All data on this temple is kindly provided by Kristina Teleki and Zsuzsa Majer who retain copyright. See relevant section in Monasteries and Temples of Bogdiin Khüree, Ikh Khüree or Urga, the Old Capital City of Mongolia in the First Part of the Twentieth Century: Zsuzsa Majer, Krisztina Teleki Budapest, Hungary. Ulaanbaatar 2006

Form Number :
UBR 912

Survey Team :
Team D


Oral History :


Oral History :

Нямын Дашцэрэн

Oral History :

Самдангийн Гончиг

Oral History :


Oral History :

Ногоон Цэндийн Атарсаа, Гэлэнхүү нар

Oral History :

Газрын зураг / Map

Additional Material / Нэмэлт материал

UBR 912

Архивын зургууд / Archive photographs