Suujiin khural

Read in Mongolian

Name(s) of Temple :
Suujiin khural,

Rinchen Number :
659

Rinchen Name :
Suujiin khural

Type of Temple :
Other

Aimag Temple located in :
Dornogovi

Sum Temple located in :
Khatan bulag sym

Old Aimag Name :
Tusheet Khan

Old Sum Name :
Mergen vangiin khoshuu

Description of location :
The site is 50km from the sum centre. It sits on rooty ground with fine pebbles. The site is located on the front slope of the Sunjiin khairkhan mountain which has an ovoo on top. Suujiin spring is north-east of the site with Khukh tolgoi hill on the south-west. It is surrounded by hills and mountains. Those on the the north-west and north of the site are high. The mountain to the north-west side is quite rocky.

GPS readings :
North 43° 02’  East 109°  23’

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

Revived temple on site :
No

Status of site at time of survey :
Currently visible on the site there are foundations of two big temples, 6-7 mud buildings, 4-5 treasury temples, two kitchens and 2 stupas.

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

Notes :
Currently at the site there are base outlines of 2 big temples, 6-7 mud houses, 4-5 treasury temples, 2 kitchens and of 2 stupas. The site is 50km from the sum centre. Suujiin spring is on the north east side, Khukh tolgoi hill is on the south west side of the site.

Form Number :
ДГХБ 064

Survey Team :
Team E

Газрын зураг / Map

Site Plan

Site plan drawn by surveyors