The “Taliin ezen or Lord of Steppe” company producing Mongolian traditional toys and puzzle games has recently presented a mini ger which is traditional dwelling of nomads. The brand new souvenir, however, could gain a great popularity among tourists.
Art and Culture
"The Eagle Huntress"
Aisholpan, the 15-year-old star of the documentary "The Eagle Huntress," has become the first female from her Kazakh family to become an eagle hunter. And the girl,
"Khoomei" or Mongolian throat singing, which is a unique type of Mongolian folk arts has been inscribed in the UNESCO Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.
D.Regdel was elected as a first vice president of the Mongolian Academy of Sciences
Academician mr D.Regdel was elected the president of the Mongolian Academy of Sciences at its congress, which was held in the previous week in Ulaanbaatar. He worked as a researcher at the
In the last few days, some high profile experts in the field of animation are talking about that Mongolia is creating a completely new and different face of animation in compliance with international standard and format.
The media plays an important role in raising awareness of Intangible Cultural Heritage, highlighted participants of the NorthEast Asia International Conference, which was held on October 11-12 in Ulaanbaatar. It has been organized by the National Commission of Mongolia for UNESCO in cooperation with the UNESCO Representative in Beijing and ICHCAP or Intangible Cultural Heritage in the Asia-Pacific Region/
Mongolian Saturday wins Woodford Stakes
Mongolian-owned stallion named Mongolian Saturday based at Arlington Park in Chicago confirmed his affinity for Keeneland by winning the Grade 3, $150,000 Woodford Stakes on Saturday, his first win since taking the 2015 Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint on the same course.
“Who will sing Japanese song the best?”
On October 30, the Embassy of Japan in Mongolia is organizing a contest with sucha name among school students. The winners of the contest will travel to Japan in frames of JENESYS-2016 program.
The film by Cinelou Films, featuring the Mongolian way of life, has won the Audience Choice and Best Narrative Feature awards at the Calgary International Film Festival, took place on September 21-October 2 in Calgary, Canada.