logging in or signing up Mongolia and Gengis Khan nikkitta Download Post to : URL : Related Presentations : Let's Connect Share Add to Flag Embed Email Send to Blogs and Networks Add to Channel Copy embed code: Embed: Flash iPad Dynamic Copy Does not support media & animations Automatically changes to Flash or non-Flash embed WordPress Embed Customize Embed URL: Copy Thumbnail: Copy The presentation is successfully added In Your Favorites. Views: 387 Category: Travel/ Places.. License: All Rights Reserved Like it (0) Dislike it (0) Added: August 16, 2012 This Presentation is Public Favorites: 0 Presentation Description Genghis Khan (equestrian statue ) and scenes from Mongolia Comments Posting comment... Premium member Presentation Transcript PowerPoint Presentation: Mongolia Genghis Khan Монгол УлсPowerPoint Presentation: Genghis Khan was born around 1155,near Baikal Lake (in present Russia ) Mongolian warrior and ruler Genghis Khan created the largest empire in the world, the Mongol Empire, by destroying individual tribes in Northeast AsiaPowerPoint Presentation: He was taller that normal stature, he had wide head, strong jaw and penetrating eyes and in addition the cruelty that he distributed with his sword instilled fear in his enemiesPowerPoint Presentation: The Genghis Khan Statue on horseback is 40 meters tall,situated on the bank of the Tuul River, where according to legend, he found a golden whipPowerPoint Presentation: He died on August 18 1227 The Mongol Empire was distributed between his three children Genghis Khan was buried with his sword The Mongol Empire disappeared in 1368PowerPoint Presentation: Travelers in Mongolia should not pass by an ovoo without stopping. They are expected to stop and circle the ovoo three times in a clockwise direction. They should pick up a rock from the ground and add it to the pile before leaving. Also, travelers may leave offerings in the form of money, milk… Worshippers place a tree branch or stick in the ovoo and tie a blue khadag, (a ceremonial silk scarf) to the branch. They then light a fire and make food offerings, followed by a ceremonial dance and prayers Ovoos (Mongolian: овоо ) are often found at the top of mountains and high places and at borders and cross-roads. They serve to help travelers in a country with few roads and fewer signsPowerPoint Presentation: The statue is covered with 250 tons of stainless steel and symbolically pointed south toward ChinaPowerPoint Presentation: It was designed by sculptor Erdembileg and architect Enkhjargal and erected in 2008PowerPoint Presentation: There is on top of the Genghis Khan Statue Complex, a visitor center, itself 10 meters tall, with 36 columns representing the 36 khans from Genghis to Ligdan Khan.PowerPoint Presentation: Visitors take a lift to the head of the horse,through its chest and neck, where they can have a panoramic view .PowerPoint Presentation: By Maria firstname.lastname@example.org / www.youtube.com/user/nikkitta8 Music: Dsadasd (Mongolian) “I am the punishment of God…If you had not committed great sins, God would not have sent a punishment like me upon you.” You do not have the permission to view this presentation. In order to view it, please contact the author of the presentation.