Art & Culture
Australian Cultural Month begins
On the occasion of “Australian Cultural Month”, feature films including Australia, Reddogs, Ned Kelly, Corcodile Dundee, Paper planes, The Dish, Rabbit Proof Fence, The sapphires, Babe will be screened free of charge to Mongolian audiences at Australian Corner at Children's Central Library from October 26 to November 1, manager of Australian scholarship program for Mongolian students L.Enkhtuvshin informed during the opening of “Australian Cultural Month” that took place yesterday, October 26.
‘Khökhö’ wins awards for Best Film and Best Director at UBIFF
Directed and written by J.Jamiyansuren, the film, ‘Khökhö’, has won the awards for the Best Film and the Best Director in the Mongolian Film Section of the 12th edition of the Ulaanbaatar International Film Festival.
Photo exhibition ‘Khot Mandal-Secret Mantra Temple’ opened
On the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and Bulgaria, ‘Khot Mandal – Secret Mantra Temple’ photo exhibition of the Choijin Lama Temple Museum has been inaugurated on October 20 at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in collaboration with the State Cultural Institution of the Republic of Bulgaria.
Embassy to Vietnam holds cultural event
On October 20, the Embassy of Mongolia in the Socialist Republic of Vietnam organized a cultural event for representatives of around 20 countries from the diplomatic corps in Hanoi, Vietnam, at its building.
“The Wasabies” to work as envoy of children with Down syndrome
“The Wasabies” Mongolian girl group has been selected as an envoy of Down Syndrome Association of Mongolia (DSAM).
Ulaanbaatar International Film Festival opens
The 12th edition of Ulaanbaatar International Film Festival launched on October 19 at Tengis Cinema with an opening film inspired by a novel “Bedridden” written by author G.Ayurzana.
“ХҮН+С” exhibition on display
An exhibition entitled “Хүн+C” dedicated to the World Food Day is being presented free of charge at the Zanabazar Fine Arts Museum. It will be open for the public until October 22.
“The Woman” being nominated in Fusion International Film Festivals
“The Woman” created by “Mongol Films Distribution” Company and “Choi Hainzan” Film has been selected in competition section of Fusion International Film Festivals to nominate for multi-awards section.
Exhibition features rare books and works written in Mongolian script
A rare book and Mongolian script reading hall was opened yesterday at the library of the National University of Mongolia (NUM), expanding its scope of service.
12th Ulaanbaatar International Film Festival to take place
The 12th Ulaanbaatar International Film Festival (UBIFF) will take place in Ulaanbaatar on October 19-25, reports the Arts Council of Mongolia.
‘Mandala – Secret Tantric Temple’ exhibition opens in Ruse, Bulgaria
Embassy of Mongolia in Bulgaria in collaboration with the Ruse local government and the Honorary Consulate of Mongolia in Ruse opened ‘Mandala – Secret Tantric Temple’ photo exhibition on October 6.
A bowl that “gives birth”
One of the valuable artifacts being kept at the Ethnographic Museum of Sukhbaatar aimag is the bowl that “gives birth”. It is named as such due to how you can discover a smaller bowl inside of it by removing the lid at the bottom.
E.Amartuvshin to sing at La Scala theater
Honored Artists of Mongolia E.Amartuvshin will perform at La Scala opera house in Milan, Italy.
‘Asia expedition’ exhibition in Izmir
The ‘Asia expedition’ exhibition by the Turkish photographers Cemal Gülas and Seçıl Ikız was opened on October 2 in Izmir, Turkey.
Filmmakers highlight necessity of government investment in Mongolian film arts
The time has come for the state to pay attention to the field of film arts in Mongolia, highlighted the participants of the conference, ‘Mongolian film arts 2020’, that took place on October 1.
Abai — Legacy of World Literature
This year Kazakhstan celebrates the 175th anniversary of Abai. His popularity in our country is undeniable. The Kazakh people respect Abai and are proud of him. Abai's memory is kept at the state level. His written works are studied at schools and universities. The Kazakh literature has a separate direction of studies - Abai studying.
Mongolian ger to be displayed at Tokyo Tower
69th Yokozuna Hakuho M.Davaajargal will promote Mongolia through the display of a full carved Mongolian ger (traditional dwelling) with 8 walls on the threshold of Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Khuraldai Falconry Festival to take place
Ministry of Environment and Tourism in collaboration with the Capital City Tourism Department will organize the second Khuraldai Falconry Festival on October 3 at Chinggis Khaan Khuree Camp.
‘Uchirtai Gurvan Tolgoi’ to open 58th season of Opera and Ballet Theater
The State Academic Theater of Opera and Ballet is to open its 58th season. An opera ‘Uchirtai Gurvan Tolgoi (Three Dramatic Characters)’ opera by B. Damdinsuren and a ballet ‘Uiliin Gurvan Tolgoi (Three Hills of Misfortune)’ by J. Mend-Amar will be the season-openers on October 3 and 4.
G.Tumurchuluun: I found out from my students that my book was being sold at Cuban bookstores