National Symbols of Mongolia

Mongolia is a country in Asia. It shares borders with the following countries: China, Russia, . The capital of Mongolia is Ulaanbaatar.

The official language is Mongolian and the Mongolian tögrög is the currency of the Mongolia. The domain is .mn and the country code is +976.

National day is celebrated on 26 Nov 1924. Every country in the world has national symbols including national animal, national flower, motto, etc and Mongolia is no exception.

In Mongolia, Horse racing is considered as a national sport, and it is a passion of many Mongolian people. Airag is not only a traditional drink, but one of the national drink of Mongolia. As poetry is a highly appreciated art, many poets like Dashdorjiin Natsagdorj, Byambyn Rinchen, Hadaa Sendoo represent a national Mongolian symbol.

The country was founded by Genghis Khan. The current president of Mongolia is Ukhnaagiin Khürelsükh and Luvsannamsrain Oyun-Erdene is the Prime Minister.

In Mongolia the power plugs and sockets are of type C, E, F. The standard voltage is 220 V and the frequency is 50 Hz.

The Mongolian national anthem was written by Tsendiin Damdinsüren and composed by Bilegiin Damdinsüren, Luvsanjambyn Mördorj.

Country information

Official name(s) Mongolia
Alternative name(s) Mongolia (official, English)
Regional location Northern Asia, between China and Russia
Country name etymology "Land of the Mongols" in Latin.
Climate Desert; continental (large daily and seasonal temperature ranges)
Terrain Vast semidesert and desert plains, grassy steppe, mountains in west and southwest; Gobi Desert in south-central
Population 3,278,290
National Day 26 Nov 1924
Language(s) Mongolian
Religion Buddhism (official), Islam, Christianity
Country code +976
Literacy rate 98.3%
Currency Mongolian tögrög
Capital city Ulaanbaatar
Domain(TLD) .mn
Ethnicity Mongols, Kazakhs
Head of government Prime Minister
Nationality Mongolian
Driving side Drive on the Right-hand side
Date format yyy/mm/dd
Total area 1,566,000 km2 (605,000 sq mi)
Timezone UTC+7/+8
Average elevation 1,528 m (5,013 ft)
Coastline 0 Km (landlocked)
Mains electricity 220 V
Emergency telephone numbers Emergency Telephone Numbers

Coat of arms

Flag map of Mongolia

Flag map of Mongolia

Motto of Mongolia

No official motto

National animal of Mongolia

The National animal of Mongolia is Przewalski Horse

National Animal of Mongolia - Przewalski Horse

National flower of Mongolia

The National flower of Mongolia is Scabiosa. Botanical name is Scabiosa Comosa.

National flower of Mongolia - Scabiosa

National bird of Mongolia

The National bird of Mongolia is Falcon

National bird of Mongolia - Falcon

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Mongolian Proverbs - Popular quotes, proverbs and sayings.

You will have four nights taking a short cut.

You can’t put two saddles on the same horse.

Wise men talk about ideas, intellectuals about facts, and the ordinary man talks about what he eats.

Who cleans up the dirt washes away happiness.

Two bears in one cave will not end up well.

Times are not always the same; the grass is not always green.

There are men who walk through the woods and see no trees.

The winner has many friends, the loser has good friends.

The supreme treasure is knowledge, the middle treasure is children, and the lowest treasure is material wealth.

The more you listen the more you give yourself room for doubt.

The meat-biting tooth is in the mouth; the man-biting tooth is in the soul.

The living denied a table; the dead get a whole coffin.

The fish sees the bait not the hook; a man sees not the danger — only the profit.

The donkey recognises the tracks of a horse.

The distance between heaven and earth is no greater than one thought.

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