President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga, Prime Minister of Mongolia U.Khurelsukh and Chairman of the State Great Khural G.Zandanshatar paid tribute to the Nine White Banners, the symbol of the perpetual rise of the Mongolian statehood and harmonious dwelling of the nation with its people.
They participated in the state greeting ceremony ‘Zolgolt’, greeting each other with khuurug (snuff bottle). While exchanging the snuff bottles, they exchanged views on the prospects of the Year of the Yellow Pig.
Following tradition, People’s Artist, State Honored Cultural Figure, artist Ts.Tserendorj performed a traditional praise song with the State Great Morin Khuur, inviting joy and prosperity for the nation.
Khamba Lama D.Choijamts of Gandantegchenling Monastery, the central institution of Mongolian Buddhists, arrived in the State Ceremonial Ger and discussed the prospects of the upcoming Year of the Yellow Pig with the President, the Chairman of the State Great Khural, and the Prime Minister.