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Naadam is a traditional Festival in Mongolia
Submitted by M09539Travelling in the Mongolia? With us, the earlier you book the more you save!. Naadam is a traditional type of Festival in Mongolia. The festival is also locally termed 'the three games of men'. The games are Mongolian wrestling, horse racing and archery. The biggest festival is held in the Mongolian capital Ulaanbaatar during the National Holiday from July 11-July 13 in the National Sports Stadium. It begins with an elaborate introduction ceremony featuring dancers, athletes, horse riders, and musicians. ... view more After the ceremony, the competitions begin. Another popular Naadam activity is the playing of games using shagai, sheep knuckles that serve as game pieces and tokens of both divination and friendship. We would be pleased to have you join us!.