Mongolians and New Year celebration
In the early 1990s, locals of Erdenebulgan soum in Khuvsgul aimag saw the western Christmas tree for the very first time with a surprised look on their faces when a Danish family put up a tree in their log house and lit it up using a power generator.
Jalkhanz Gegeen’s Khuree in Khuvsgul aimag
Jalkhanz Gegeen’s Khuree in Erdene Duuregch Van Khoshuu /province/, where major religious councils used to convene, was located in a place named as Hollow of Three Trees (Gurvan Modnii Khuree), 13 km south from the territory of modern-day Tsagaan-Uul soum of Khuvsgul aimag.
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