Gandantegchinlen khiid (II) Gandantegchinlen khiid (II) / / gallery 
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The Gandan Monastery dates from 1809 and was slated for demolition in 1930s under the Communist regime but somehow escaped destruction and was simply closed in 1938. With the end of Communist rule in Mongolia in 1990, restrictions on worship were lifted.
LOCATION: Ulaan Baatar
DATE: Sat, 06/09/2014
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