Mirkhain khural

Read in Mongolian

Name(s) of Temple :
Mirkhain khural,

Rinchen Number :

Type of Temple :
Temporary Assembly

Aimag Temple located in :

Sum Temple located in :
Tsaidam bag, Khashaat soum

Old Aimag Name :
Tusheet Khan

Old Sum Name :
Tusheet khany khoshuu

Description of location :
The site is located on the east bank of the Orkhon river, 18 km west of the ruins of Tsookhor khural and 8 km west of the monuments to Turk khans.

GPS readings :
North 47° 34’  East 102°  50’

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

Revived temple on site :

Status of site at time of survey :
There are no visible remains of the site.

Date of founding the monastery/temple :
1880-d on

Date of closing and destroying the monastery :
Огноо хаагдсан: 1937 on - Ярилцлагын дугаар:001
Огноо нураагдсан:: 1939-1940 on - Ярилцлагын дугаар:001

Old monastery/temple revived:

Үүсгэн байгуулагч хүний нэр болон цол хэргэм (мэдэгдэж байвал):
Нэр, цол хэргэм : Mirkhai lam - Ярилцлагын дугаар: 001

Date of Reviving:

Monks in Old Temple :
around 20 monks
around 20 monks

Notes :
It is said that Mirkhai lama who established Mirkhain khural, came from the area near Amarbayasgalant monastery. Monks from Baruun Khuree (Shankhyn khiid) used to perform rituals at Mirkhain khural.

Form Number :
АРХШ 066

Survey Team :
Team E

Газрын зураг / Map