Mongolian Horse

For the nomad life style horse is play an important part. In old time Mongols say that genuine Mongol “take birth on horseback and die on horseback”. Really, herder’s

Education system in Mongolia

The first Education Law of Mongolia was adopted in 1968. In July
1991, and June 1995, the Parliament of Mongolia revised the law and approved
the amendments to the

Mongolian religious history

Mongolia is a country of a unique symbiosis of various religions.
Mongolians traditionally having professed polytheistic religion remain remarkably
tolerant in regards to one’s faith and beliefs. Democratic principle

How to greet in Mongolia

When a visitor spots or approaches a ger he says “Nokhoi
khorioroi” which literally means “call off the dog”. A hostess or a child
usually comes out and invites

Mongolian New Year (Tsagaan sar)

Mongolian Lunar 🌙 New Year, Tsagaan sar is one of the two main celebrations of Mongolia 🇲🇳 (other one Naadam Festival). It is nomads celebration for successfully surpassing the harsh

Shamanism

Shamanism
Shamanism is the very first faith that existed before religion in ancient Mongolia. Nowadays some people still believe and worship this religion (Mongolians don’t consider Shamanism as a religion,

Short History of Great Chinggis Khan

Mongol leader Chinggis Khan (1162-1227) rose from humble beginnings to establish the largest land empire in history. After uniting the nomadic tribes of the Mongolian plateau, he conquered huge chunks

The Parliament House of Mongolia

The Parliament House was located on the second floor of current National Education University of Mongolia in 1930. Since then it has changed its location few times until 1951 the

Altai mountain

Which mountain range would you find in Mongolia?
The Altai Mountains can be found in the west of Mongolia and include the five peaks of Tavan Bogd (Five Saints). The

Air-dried meat (Borts)

Borts is dried meat (usually of beef, goat or sheep) similar to jerkey. Mongolian nomadic lifestyle and the extreme climatic conditions gave rise to specific methods of preserving meat. The