Interview for Eh Ornii Manaa

Greetings everyone! I got the incredible chance to be the first foreigner to have a publication within this magazine. There is a reason for that, this magazine is more or less military oriented from what I understood and is very much read by the people who work at the border of Mongolia. In this interview …

Celebration of the Naadam 2017

Greetings everyone! I performed on Ulaanbaatar’s Main Square (Sukhbaatar Square) in front of the government palace for the Naadam celebration. After the performance a deel competition was organised. I happened to participate without really knowing what was going on at the time, and the funny thing is that I won the first prize – Most …

Mongol Bichig and Calligraphy Olympiad

Greetings everyone! Each year, my school Choi. Lubsangjab University of Language and Civilization organises a national competition to test students and teachers’ Mongol Bichig knowledge. I entered this competition in the high school students category and it was pretty difficult for me! The main assessed topics were Mongol Bichig grammar, transcription and calligraphy. I actually …

Mongolia Now on BTV Japan

Greetings everyone! Another interview for the Japanese TV this time. In this video you can actually see the writing of a calligraphy piece as well as the making of a stone seal. It can give you an idea of the process of doing those two crafts. It’s mostly in Mongolian with Japanese subtitles!

Demonstration of Mongol Calligraphy with Oyunpurev Nyam-Ochir

Greetings everyone! I had the opportunity to perform during a calligraphy exhibition with Oyunpurev Nyam-Ochir. It was organised by Bichig Soyol in the Art Center for Youth in Ulaanbaatar. The goal was to show a calligraphy performance to young generations.The intention was to inspire young generations to get back into calligraphy and into the Mongolian …

First performance accompanying an Urtiin Duuchin

Greetings everyone! I was requested today to accompany an Urtiin Duuchin (Long Song singer) during a family celebration. It was the ceremony of cutting the first hair of a child. It was the first time for me to follow an Urtiin Duuchin. Before going on stage we talked a bit to agree on which song …

5th International Festival and Symposium of Morin Huur – 2016

Greetings everyone! It was a great joy to be part of the Morin Huur Symposium this year. It was an incredible event! Many players came from all over Mongolia as well as the Buryat, Kalmyk and Kazakh people. The opportunity to see different styles of playing was absolute gold! In the morning we had the …