"Mongolian Tanjur” proclaimed as a World Heritage by UNESCO
The World Heritage certificates-conferring ceremony was held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on March 6. 2018, after the stone stele monument for "Mongolian Tanjur", along with other two Mongolian heritages had been included in the UNESCO`s World Heritage List in 2017. During the ceremony Ms.Tsogzolmaa, the Minister of Education, was presented with the UNESCO certificate for the stone stele from Mr.Tsogtbaatar, the Minister of Foreign Affairs. The stone stele monument for "Mongolian Tanjur" preserved in the National Library of Mongolia was inscribed as world`s documentary heritage of UNESCO on October 30, 2017. The stone stele was set up in 1929 to commemorate the arrival of 226 volumes of Tanjur sutra in Ulan Bator from Inner Mongolia in 1925 and regarded as the only monument in the world, fully dedicated to a single book.