Rashaantyn khiid

Read in Mongolian

Name(s) of Temple :
Rashaantyn khiid,

Rinchen Number :
0

Type of Temple :
Monastic City

Aimag Temple located in :
Dornogovi

Sum Temple located in :
Ulaanbadrakh sum

Old Aimag Name :
Tusheet Khan

Description of location :
The site is located among hills. The rocky slope at the back is called Rashaantyn. There is a Tsoojit well on the north east side of the site. The Rashaantyn ovoo is in the far south side of the site. The site is 10Km to the east of the sum centre.

GPS readings :
North 43° 54’  East 110°  27’

Estimated site dimensions (metres) :
Side1: 400 Side2: 800 Side3: 400 Side4: 800 Side5: Side6:

Revived temple on site :
No

Status of site at time of survey :
The temple site is quite big. Along the back of the site monks residents ger and house foundations are visible. (There are 18 ger outlines, 20 houses base outlines and 10 fence outlines.) The east side of the site apparently had a few temple buildings there being at least 7-10 temple foundation outlines visible. Some of these are outlined with stones. On the south east side of the site there are more ger foundation outlines.

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 088

Survey Team :
Team E

Газрын зураг / Map

Site Plan

Site plan drawn by surveyors