Khyadag Deer stone

Khyadag Deer stone

The deer stone is originated during the late period of the Bronze Age. Near the top of deer stone lays a shape of the Sun and the Moon, while in the part there is the shape of a flock deer and a belt equipped with a knives and other weapons which are all placed on the bottom part of the deer stone. This deer stone represents the power and dignity of the warriors and hundreds of the Bronze Age. The deer stone is believed to provide an over-whelming feeling of relaxation and peace when comes in contact with stone. Believing that the Deer Stone has great mystic power the ancient warriors sacrificed to Deer stone before long journey and great hunting for receiving favor. All this was done by the warriors and hunters by making sacrifices for sake of the deer stone.

Khyadag deer stone is located 13 km from Erkhel lake in Burentogtoh soum of Khuvsgul province.

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