This more modern monastery in Ulaanbaatar is located just a short walk from the Gandan Khiid, but considerably less crowded. It was founded in 1999 and is used primarily as a centre of Buddhist teaching. I was surprised at the style – a more modern twist on traditional Buddhist architecture.

These many steps lead up to the main temple building
A stupa in the main courtyard, surrounded by colourful prayer wheels
A fun giant tassel on the door ring!

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