Bayanmunkhiin khiid

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Name(s) of Temple :
Bayanmunkhiin khiid,

Rinchen Number :
685

Rinchen Name :
Bayanmunkhiin khiid

Type of Temple :
Monastic City

Aimag Temple located in :
Dornogovi

Sum Temple located in :
Orgon soum

Old Aimag Name :
Tusheet Khan

Description of location :
The site is on the slope of a mountain, Bayanmunkh, and 25 km. west of Modongiin assemly hall. To the west of the site is an area with a waterbed and to its south lies an open valley.

GPS readings :
North 45° 08’  East 111°  26’

Estimated site dimensions (metres) :
Side1: 300 Side2: 500 Side3: 300 Side4: 500 Side5: Side6:

Revived temple on site :
No

Status of site at time of survey :
There was a chain of three beautiful, blue-brick buildings and to the north of these buildings was a square-shaped religious school. An owoo made from stones is located at the edge of the site marking the extent of the site. A few homesteads are found southeast of the kitchen house and northeast of the site base. To the east is a small church and both northwest and southeast sides have a stupa each.

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 :
ДГӨГ 114

Survey Team :
Team E

Газрын зураг / Map

Site Plan

Site plan drawn by surveyors