The Sanduin Jud made of pure silver
The sutra named Sanduin Jud or the Basic Summary of Secrets, which contains 50 intricately detailed Buddhist portraits created with the relief technique on silver pages, is preserved at the Precious Rare Books Museum of the National Library of Mongolia.
Mongolian Fine Art Masterpiece ‘Jargaltain Delger’
MONTSAME National News Agency in cooperation with the Mongolian National Modern Art Gallery is presenting a series of Mongolian fine art masterpieces. Now, we are presenting the artwork, ‘Jargaltain Delger’ by State Prize laureate B.Purevsukh.
Mongolian stone-2019 exhibition running
The Mongolian stone-2019 exhibition was opened at the Central Museum of Mongolian Dinosaurs on January 18.
Blue Pearl Ice Festival to take place in March
The annual Blue Pearl Ice Festival will be taking place on March 1-4 at the Khuvsgul Lake.
Eagle Festival to be held in March
Co-organized by the Tourism Department of the Capital City, Ulaanbaatar Tourism Association and Mongolian Eagle Hunters Association, the Spring Eagle Festival will be taking place at “Chingisiin Khuree” tourist camp on March 3-4.
Porcelain art exhibition ‘Khiimori’ running
Mongolian porcelain master Kh.Khadkhuu opened an exhibition ‘Khiimori’ at the National Museum of Mongolia on January 15.
Man finds Xiongnu tomb cover in his backyard
A tomb cover of Xiongnu period was discovered in a household backyard of the 15th bag of Darkhan soum, Darkhan-Uul aimag.
“Yamada” joint exhibition opens
Japanese professional painter Yamada Atsushi and Members of the Union of Mongolian Artists M.Gan-Ochir and Kh.Ariunzaya have opened today their joint exhibition, ‘Yamada’ at the “Best Art Gallery” of the Union of Mongolian Artists.
Queen Consort Dondogdulam’s toortsog with emerald inlay
Each Mongolian ethnic group has unique clothing culture and kept it for a long period, one of them is a traditional head wear or skull-cap, known in Mongolian as toortsog. Toortsog is made of different materials and designs and the differentiation reflects symbolism and aesthetic aspects of the ethnic groups.
Dividends of 1072 shares to be distributed
Erdenes Tavan Tolgoi JSC presented its 2018 activity report today. The company overfulfilled its goals by 2.1 times, earning net profit of MNT 720 billion last year.
Celebration of 70th anniversary of Mongolia-China diplomatic relations launched
Celebration of the 70th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and People’s Republic of China has been launched at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Tuesday.
National contest ‘Foremost Traditional Script Writers of Mongolia’ for the 22nd year
The national contest ‘Foremost Traditional Script Writers of Mongolia-2018’ was successfully organized by the MONTSAME agency’s “Khumuun Bichig” newspaper for the 22th year and selected its bests in seven categories.
Lu.Altan Tovch that portrays stories of ancient Khaans of Mongolia
A precious Mongolian chronicle handwritten in the 17th century, ‘Altan Tovchi’ (Golden History) is being preserved at the National Library of Mongolia.
“Poet’s Portrait” exhibition showcases works of 25 artists
On the occasion of the 90th anniversary of the Union of Mongolian Writers, Laureate of the Union of Mongolian Writers, poet Lkhagva Ayurbuniya launched an exhibition entitled ‘Poet’s Portrait’ in collaboration with Best Art Gallery.
Mongolian Fine Art Masterpiece ‘Mother’
MONTSAME National News Agency in cooperation with the Mongolian National Modern Art Gallery is presenting a series of Mongolian fine art masterpieces. This time, we are presenting the artwork, ‘Mother’ by the Union of Mongolian Artists’Prize winner G.Sodnomsambuu known as Soosai.
Exhibition dedicated to the 150th anniversary of Bogd Khaan
On the occasion of the 150th birthday anniversary of Bogd Jebtsundamba Khutuktu and the 107th anniversary of the Restoration of National Freedom and Independence of Mongolia, tribute was paid to the first Bogd gegeen, High Saint Zanabazar and ‘Bogd Khan’ exhibition opened at the Bogd Khaan Palace Museum, where Bogd Khanate flag waving ceremony was also held.
MONTSAME National News Agency names top 10 events happened in the country throughout the year of 2018
In particular, President Kh.Battulga proposed to set up a joint working group to establish North-East Asian Super Grid when attending the 12th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) Summit in Belgium.
Winners of English Essay Contest awarded
The Mongol Messenger, English weekly newspaper operated by the national news agency MONTSAME in collaboration with the British Embassy in Mongolia and MIAT Mongolian Airlines, organized an essay contest in English among 10-12 grade students of high schools in Ulaanbaatar. An award ceremony of the contest was held on December 27 in the Press Center of MONTSAME news agency.
First and last female Noyon of Mongolia
More specifically, it was in 1902, when the Manchus gave the title of Noyon to the Queen Consort, which is the first and last time such an event ever occurred. Her headdress with decoration, which was expression of the rank, such as the tube of jade with a ruby on top that was coated in gold, is still kept at the Bogd Khaan’s Palace Museum to this day.