Documentation of Mongolian Buddhist Temples
Mapping Monasteries in Mongolia
During the Stalinist purges of the 1930's almost every monastery in Mongolia was destroyed. In 1979 an atlas was published in Ulaanbaatar by Mr. Rinchen with an overview of more than 900 religious sites that used to exist in Mongolia. However a lot the information listed seems to be not accurate. A research has been initiated to get a better idea of all the buddhist buildings that once stood in Mongolia.
For the 2007 activities: see our New Brochure (pdf)
- Monasteries and Temples of the Old Mongolian Capital City (113 pages in English)
- Present-day Temples of Ulaanbaatar (46 pages in English)
- Ulaanbaatar khot dakh’buddiin shashnii süm khiidüüdiin
towch lawlakh, 2006. (27 pages)