Photograph 11. Renovating the Oboo

"Oboo" Sacred Monuments in Hulun Buir: Their Narratives and Contemporary Worship

Photograph 11. Renovating the Oboo

Male worshippers come at dawn to renovate the oboo by adding a willow branch. The renovation of the oboo coincides with the renewal of the natural environment and symbolically ensures the reproduction of the patrilineal clan.

Khoicholig clan oboo worship, New Barga people. 

Bayantal "Sum," New Barga Left Banner, June 2017