Ulan Bator

What is Ulan Bator known for?


providing support

a centralized system for all public libraries in the city, known as the '''Metropolitan Library System of Ulaanbaatar (MLSU)'''. This system coordinates management, acquisitions, finances, and policy among public libraries in the capital, in addition to providing support to school and children's libraries. Other than the Metropolitan Central Library, the MLSU has four branch libraries


famous painting

publisher Nationalmuseum.mn date 2012-03-21 accessdate 2012-04-18 The Zanabazar Museum of Fine Arts contains a large collection of Mongolian art, including works of the 17th century sculptor artist Zanabazar, as well as Mongolia's most famous painting, ''One Day In Mongolia'' by B. Sharav (Marzan Sharav). Kohn, p. 61


neo-nazi

Bengal, India Mongolia Neo-Nazism is a growing political force in Mongolia. From 2008, Mongolian Neo-Nazi groups have defaced public and private buildings in Ulan Bator, smashed Chinese (Chinese people) shopkeepers' windows, and killed moderate Mongols. The Neo-Nazi Mongols' targets for violence are Chinese, Koreans,

; ref They wear Nazi uniforms and revere the Mongolian Empire and Genghis Khan. Observers have noted the irony of Neo-Nazi Mongols, because Nazi Germany killed Soviet prisoners of war (prisoner of war) with Mongolian features. Some have ascribed it to poor historical education (Education in Mongolia). Climate Climatically, Astana is the second coldest capital in the world after Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (Ulan Bator), a position formerly


century rock

composed of 39 parts with a scarab at his right hip has led to speculations this is the tomb of Jamukha. A simple 13th century rock painting of a Mongolian woman with distinct Mongolian headdress can be seen on the north side of Mt Bogd Khan Uul. Abtai Sain Khan is said to have worshipped the mountain in the 16th century as well. The French missionary Gerbillon (Jean-François Gerbillon) camped at the site of Ulan Bator on August 5, 1698 and continued north the next day along the Selbe River valley (present-day Sukhbaatar District). He says in his Journal: '''Peace Bridge''' in Mongolia is a bridge built in 1963 in the city centre of Ulan Bator, the capital of Mongolia, with technical and financial assistance from China (People's Republic of China). * In Moldova, the Chişinău-controlled Dubăsari district is split into five pieces, of which two are enclaves within Transnistria. Transnistria is ''de facto'' independent, but not recognized by any UN members. * In Mongolia, the municipality of Ulan Bator is divided into three parts, two of which are enclaves in Töv Province. * In New Zealand, the Kawerau District is an enclave within the Whakatane District. - align center 30px border (File:Flag of Mongolia.svg) '''Mongolia''' Монгол улс (''Mongol uls'') 35px (File:Monggol ulus.svg) (''Mongγol ulus'') Ulaanbaatar (Ulan Bator) align right 1,564,115.75 align right e 2,754,685 (2010 Census) align right 1.75 align center Mongolian tögrög (MNT) align center Mongolian (Mongolian language) Head of State: Tsakhiagiin Elbegdorj Head of Government: Sükhbaataryn Batbold - Asashōryū whose real name is Dolgorsuren Dagvadorj and hailing from Ulan Bator (w:Ulan Bator), Mongolia, started the tournament fourteen days earlier with an opening-day win over komusubi Kisenosato. His tournament win creates a new record with yokozuna (w:Yokozuna_(sumo)#Yokozuna) becoming only the fourth man to win 23 Emperors Cups. He now is only one win behind Kitanoumi (24), but a long way from both Chiyonofuji (31) and Taiho (32).


historical education

; ref They wear Nazi uniforms and revere the Mongolian Empire and Genghis Khan. Observers have noted the irony of Neo-Nazi Mongols, because Nazi Germany killed Soviet prisoners of war (prisoner of war) with Mongolian features. Some have ascribed it to poor historical education (Education in Mongolia). Climate Climatically, Astana is the second coldest capital in the world after Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (Ulan Bator), a position formerly


series feature

in front of the government building in Ulaanbaatar (Ulan Bator) today. Other places named after Sükhbaatar include Sükhbaatar Province, the capital of Selenge Province, and a district of Ulaanbaatar (Ulan Bator). Mongolian bank notes between 5 and 100 tögrög (Mongolian tögrög) (1993 series) feature an image of Sükhbaatar, with higher denomination notes bearing the portrait of Genghis Khan. Notes !-- Bot

generated title -- A statue of Sükhbaatar stands at Sükhbaatar Square in front of the government building in Ulaanbaatar (Ulan Bator) today. Other places named after Sükhbaatar include Sükhbaatar Province, the capital of Selenge Province, and a district of Ulaanbaatar (Ulan Bator). Mongolian bank notes between 5 and 100 tögrög (Mongolian tögrög) (1993 series) feature an image of Sükhbaatar, with higher denomination notes bearing the portrait of Genghis Khan. ref


friendship games

alumnus and entrepreneur Billy "BD" Downs and his wife after a visit to a similar restaurant in London. The restaurant is headquartered in Royal Oak, Michigan and currently has 37 locations, mostly concentrated in the northern Midwest (Midwestern United States). In May 2005, BD's opened a franchise in Ulan Bator, as the first American-franchised restaurant in Mongolia. Charitable activities - Wrestling (Wrestling at the Friendship Games) <


physical location

, Urga (Ulan Bator), Phudrak, and Stog Palace versions, each named after the physical location of its printing. In addition some canonical texts have been found in Tabo Monastery and Dunhuang which provide earlier exemplars to texts found in the Kangyur. All extant Kangyur appear to stem from the Old Narthang Monastery Kangyur. The stemma of the Kangyur have been well researched in particular by Helmut Eimer. After Nerchinsk regular caravans started running from Nerchinsk south


rock painting

composed of 39 parts with a scarab at his right hip has led to speculations this is the tomb of Jamukha. A simple 13th century rock painting of a Mongolian woman with distinct Mongolian headdress can be seen on the north side of Mt Bogd Khan Uul. Abtai Sain Khan is said to have worshipped the mountain in the 16th century as well. The French missionary Gerbillon (Jean-François Gerbillon) camped at the site of Ulan Bator on August 5, 1698 and continued north the next day along the Selbe River valley (present-day Sukhbaatar District). He says in his Journal: '''Peace Bridge''' in Mongolia is a bridge built in 1963 in the city centre of Ulan Bator, the capital of Mongolia, with technical and financial assistance from China (People's Republic of China). * In Moldova, the Chişinău-controlled Dubăsari district is split into five pieces, of which two are enclaves within Transnistria. Transnistria is ''de facto'' independent, but not recognized by any UN members. * In Mongolia, the municipality of Ulan Bator is divided into three parts, two of which are enclaves in Töv Province. * In New Zealand, the Kawerau District is an enclave within the Whakatane District. - align center 30px border (File:Flag of Mongolia.svg) '''Mongolia''' Монгол улс (''Mongol uls'') 35px (File:Monggol ulus.svg) (''Mongγol ulus'') Ulaanbaatar (Ulan Bator) align right 1,564,115.75 align right e 2,754,685 (2010 Census) align right 1.75 align center Mongolian tögrög (MNT) align center Mongolian (Mongolian language) Head of State: Tsakhiagiin Elbegdorj Head of Government: Sükhbaataryn Batbold - Asashōryū whose real name is Dolgorsuren Dagvadorj and hailing from Ulan Bator (w:Ulan Bator), Mongolia, started the tournament fourteen days earlier with an opening-day win over komusubi Kisenosato. His tournament win creates a new record with yokozuna (w:Yokozuna_(sumo)#Yokozuna) becoming only the fourth man to win 23 Emperors Cups. He now is only one win behind Kitanoumi (24), but a long way from both Chiyonofuji (31) and Taiho (32).


special+red

Military District Special Red Banner Eastern Army under Vasily Blücher, he took part in the Russo-Chinese Chinese Eastern Railroad War of 1929-1930 (Sino-Soviet conflict (1929)) when the Soviet Union intervened to return the Chinese Eastern Railway to joint Chinese and Soviet administration, after Chinese warlord (Warlord era) Zhang Xueliang of the Republic of China attempted to seize complete control of the railway. * Appearing before the United States of America United

Ulan Bator

thumb right 300px Ulan Bator view from Zaisan hill (File:Ulaanbaatar city Mongolia.ogv)

'''Ulan Bator''' or '''Ulaanbaatar''' , ''Ulaγanbaγatur'', literally "Red Hero") is the capital (Capital (political)) and the largest city of Mongolia. An independent municipality, the city is not part of any province (aimags of Mongolia), and its population as of 2014 is over 1.3 million.

Located in north central Mongolia, the city lies at an elevation of about

The city was founded in 1639 as a movable (nomadic) Buddhist (Buddhism in Mongolia) monastic (Buddhist monasticism) centre. In 1778, it settled permanently at its present location, the junction of the Tuul (Tuul River) and Selbe rivers. Before that, it changed location twenty-eight times, with each location being chosen ceremonially. In the twentieth century, Ulan Bator grew into a major manufacturing centre.

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