Saikhan khuuvuriin khiid

Read in Mongolian

Name(s) of Temple :
Saikhan khuuvuriin khiid,

Rinchen Number :
675

Rinchen Name :
Saikhan khuuvur khiid

Type of Temple :
Temporary Assembly

Aimag Temple located in :
Dornogovi

Sum Temple located in :
Ulaanbadrakh sym

Old Aimag Name :
Tusheet Khan

Description of location :
The site, which is 40km south-east of the sum centre, is surrounded by hills and mountains. All the hills and the mountains are called Saikhan’s mountains. A well on the south-east side of the site is called Saikhan. The area belongs to the Bayanbogd team of Ulaanbadrakh sum. A ravine caused by flood water runs through the site. Also along the east side lies strip with pebbles and ravine. There are ovoos along the back and the front of the site.

GPS readings :
North 43° 22’  East 110°  47’

Estimated site dimensions (metres) :
Side1: 250 Side2: 350 Side3: 250 Side4: 350 Side5: Side6:

Revived temple on site :
No

Status of site at time of survey :
There are outlines of three temples, two stupas, ten residences/houses and 3-4 gers on the site. The temple buildings seem to have been nicely designed and built with blue bricks. The roofs were tiled. The stupas were probably built with stone. Ger bases were made with rocks.

Old monastery/temple revived:
No

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

Date of Reviving:

Monks in Old Temple :
not clear
not clear

Form Number :
ДГУБ 081

Survey Team :
Team E

Газрын зураг / Map

Site Plan

Site plan drawn by surveyors