The religious history of Mongolia is rich because Mongolians managed to integrate new beliefs keeping their oldest traditions.
Today Buddhism is certainly the main religion of Mongolia, but it’s affected by Shamanist practices still very alive. For the Mongolians, there is no contradiction in frequenting Buddhist temples and visiting their own shaman. This mixed practices give a very diversified and definitely unique situation with a great spirituality and many superstitions.
Let’s discover the different aspects of beliefs and religion in Mongolia.