Religious Site in Sükhbaatar

Eej Mod

Locals frequently come to this sacred tree (10km south of Sükhbaatar) to pray to the spirits that inhabit it; a rite that predates Buddhism. According to shamanic beliefs, the spirits have the power to grant wishes,…
Buddhist Monastery in Sükhbaatar

Khutagt Ekh Datsan

This small temple near the town square has a woman for a head lama, unusual for a Mongolian monastery.