Art & Culture
Golden record of honored composer B.Sharav to be preserved at Statehood History Museum
A ceremony to hand over ‘Golden Record’ of Honored Composer, Laureate of the Order of Chinggis Khaan, Hero of Labor of Mongolia and People’s Artist late B.Sharav to the Statehood History Museum took place today, on November 25.
Int’l writers discuss literature of World Mongolians
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On November 22, academic conference under the topic ‘’Today and Future of Literature of World Mongolians’ was organized at the Bogd Khan Palace Museum. The forum, organized by the Ulaanbaatar University, Bogd Khan Palace Museum, Shine Myangan literary union, and Gan Zam Press Center, brought together writers from Mongolia, the Republic of Buryatia of Russia, and Inner Mongolia of China.
‘Argali’ short film receives special prize at Tsurukawa movie festival
A short film named ‘Argali’ directed by Ts.Densmaa was awarded with special prize named after Director of the Machida Cultural and International Exchange Foundation at ‘Tsurukawa’ short movie festival, which is annually hosted in Japan.
Mongolian designer represents Mongolia in international Thai silk fashion week
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On 18-22 November, Bangkok is hosting the Second International Thai Silk Fashion Week 2019 with couturiers from 43 countries representing their designs.
Four Mongolian artists awarded at International Fine Arts Exhibition
An artwork ‘The Night, When the Moon dreamed of the Earth’ by Mongolian painter J.Munkhjargal won the second place in water painting category of ‘Da Dun Fine Arts Exhibition 2019’ international art festival that took place in Taichung city of Taiwan on November 16.
Renovation for Erdenezuu Monastery completes
The Ministry of Environment and Tourism has reported that the project on enhancing the services and restoring the exhibits of Erdenezuu Monastery.
Education Minister visits rehearsal of Mongolian circus artists in France
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports Yo.Baatarbileg is paying a working visit to France these days.
Mongolian and South Korean photographers signed a memorandum
Autumn Festivals’, a joint photo exhibition of Mongolian and South Korean photographers was opened on November 18 at the Mongolian Theater Museum.
Mongol Jangar epic poem book presented to public libraries
A launching of the book package ‘Mongol Jangar’ heroic epic of Mongolia was held at National Library of Mongolia (NLM) today. The package will be presented to 376 libraries nationwide and as a start, it was handed over to 11 libraries of Ulaanbaatar city and Bat-Ulzii soum of Uvurkhangai aimag.
American Film Showcase 2019 approaching
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. By the initiative of the U.S. Embassy in Ulaanbaatar and in partnership with the Jigjidsuren Mongolian Film Institute (MFI), ‘American Film Showcase 2019’ will be launched under the theme of ‘Youth Empowerment’ in honor of the United States – Mongolia Year of Youth 2019.
‘Altai without Borders’ first international festival takes place
On the occasion of the 80th anniversary of the Khalkhin Gol Battles, an international festival named ‘Altai without Borders’ was organized for artists of Mongolia and Russia in the cities of Belokurikha and Biysk located in the Altai region of the Russian Federation between November 2 and 9.
The Hu to be awarded Order of Chinggis Khaan
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Today, Chief of Staff of the President of Mongolia Z.Enkhbold announced that Mongolian rock band The Hu will become the next laureate of the supreme state prize - the Order of Chinggis Khaan. By the decree of the President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga, The Hu band will become the 12th recipient of the highest and the most prestigious award in Mongolia.
Second annual horse riding festival takes place in Sukhbaatar aimag
Sukhbaatar /MONTSAME/. The second ‘Agtana Khureet’ horse-riders’ and international photography festival took place in Dariganga soum of Sukhbaatar aimag.
Camel festival to take place in Zavkhan aimag
On November 16, Best of the Herd’ camel festival will be organized at a site called Kharganat Khooloi in Mandal bag, Zavkhanmandal soum, Zavkhan aimag with the purpose of improving breeds and quantity of the camels in gobi areas of Zavkhan aimag.
D.Shurentsetseg wins at Miss Auto D’Elligance 2019
Mongolian Miss D.Shurentsetseg became the winner of ‘Miss Auto D’Elligance 2019’, which promotes automotive industry to collect donation for good deeds.
Young artists triumph over World Duo Performing Arts Competition
Talented Mongolian artists G.Altangerel and G.Nomuun won the prize for special performance at the 19th World Duo Performing Arts Festival that took place in Seoul, Republic of Korea on November 6-10.
Choijin Lama Temple Museum is on the World Monuments Watch 2020
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. The World Monuments Fund included Choijin Lama Temple Museum in the 2020 World Monuments Watch, one among 25 iconic and monumental sites of great historical significance and contemporary social impact.
Polish pianist Aleksandra Swigut to perform in Ulaanbaatar
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On the occasion of the 101st anniversary of Polish Independence, a concert by Polish pianist Aleksandra Swigut will be staged at the Mongolian State Philharmonic in Ulaanbaatar on November 14. She will perform works of Polish composer Frédéric Chopin and famous Mongolian composers S.Gonchigsumlaa and B.Sharav.
Ch.Batzaya: Eagle-holding Kazakh man on horseback, towering Altai Mountains perfect combination
Mongol Ecology Center: Children tend to care more about the nature and environment than adults