Murungiin khuree

Read in Mongolian

Name(s) of Temple :
Murungiin khuree,

Rinchen Number :

Rinchen Name :
Murungiin khuree

Type of Temple :
Monastic School

Aimag Temple located in :

Sum Temple located in :
Khangai soum

Old Aimag Name :
Sain Noyon

Old Sum Name :
Dalai choinkhor vangiin khoshuu

Description of location :
There is a worshiped mountain Ovoot Tolgoi hilltop; to its south is a river called Urd Terkhiin Gol occupying the Chandmani brigade area located 30 km. northwest of Khangai sum centre. The temple site is around 100m. from the north shore Urd Terkhiin river.

GPS readings :
North 48° 37’  East 99°  59’

Estimated site dimensions (metres) :
Side1: У 10 Side2: Ө 8 Side3: Side4: Side5: Side6:

Revived temple on site :

Status of site at time of survey :
A valley, outlined by the hilltop, occupies an open plain zone .The temple’s base stones and a dirt embankment are noticeable in the area and other smaller temple bases occupy a spring quarter used by herders.

Date of founding the monastery/temple :
1874 on

Date of closing and destroying the monastery :
Огноо хаагдсан: 1937 on - Ярилцлагын дугаар:001
Огноо нураагдсан:: 1939 on - Ярилцлагын дугаар:001

Old monastery/temple revived:

Үүсгэн байгуулагч хүний нэр болон цол хэргэм (мэдэгдэж байвал):
Нэр, цол хэргэм : Tariatyn khureenii ikh gesgui Danzan lam - Ярилцлагын дугаар: 001

Date of Reviving:

Monks in Old Temple :
about 40 monks
about 40 monks

Form Number :
АРХГ 035

Survey Team :
Team E

Газрын зураг / Map