Saturday, November 01, 2008
Mongolia Lives A New Era Of Revival, Spirituality
HAMRIIN HIID, Mongolia (UCAN) -- Uyangaa has traveled 700 kilometers through grasslands and desert, far south of the capital, just to visit this dusty temple yard in the eastern Gobi desert.
She bows down at a large rock and whispers into one of its ear-like holes, then lights a match and burns a piece of paper with her handwriting.
"I just confessed my sins and burned them," the 26-year-old office manager explains afterwards. "It was a very cleansing experience."