Kherekhiin khiid

Read in Mongolian

Name(s) of Temple :
Kherekhiin khiid,

Rinchen Number :

Rinchen Name :
Kherekhiin khural

Type of Temple :
Monastic City

Aimag Temple located in :

Sum Temple located in :
Mandal soum

Old Aimag Name :
Tusheet Khan

Old Sum Name :
Baatar vangiin khoshuu

Description of location :
The site is located is 20Km from Mandal soum and is to the south-east of Kherkh farm.

GPS readings :
North 48° 47’  East 106°  31’

Estimated site dimensions (metres) :
Side1: 150 Side2: 080 Side3: 161 Side4: 060 Side5: Side6:

Revived temple on site :

Status of site at time of survey :
The site is barely visible.

Old monastery/temple revived:

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

Date of Reviving:

Monks in Old Temple :

Notes :
The abbot of the Kherkh monastery was Baajav who was an astrologist. The main tutelary deity was Lham (Shridevi). The disciplinary monk (gesgui) of the monastery was Tserendorj. The monastery was built of wood. The Kherkh monastery was closed down between 1926-1927.

Form Number :
СЭМН 003

Survey Team :
Team B


Oral History :


Oral History :

Газрын зураг / Map