Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ In commemoration of the 855th
Birthday of Chinggis Khaan, Genco Tour Bureau JSC is preparing to organize the 4th
Chinggis Festival. The festival will take place at the Chinggis Khaan Equestrian Statue Complex (Tsonjin Boldog) on November 19, birthday of Chinggis Khaan and National Pride Day.
During the festival, D.Erdenebaatar, PhD, Head of the Department of Archaeology of the International University of Ulaanbaatar will deliver a lecture themed ‘History and Culture of the 12th Century Mongolia’, whereas historian A.Punsag, PhD, will unveil his collection of over 600 rare texts and books related to the Secret History of the Mongols.
The festival-goers will be entertained with a postage stamp exhibition themed ‘Chinggis Khaan and the Great Mongol Empire’, horse-riding stunts, a mini cultural show ‘Steppe Mongolia’ and a traditional Mongolian cuisine event.
Moreover, people named Chinggis and Temujin, birth name of Chinggis Khaan, founder of the Great Mongol Empire will receive free services at the festival, the organizers said.