Volunteer and Work Opportunities in Mongolia

Although Mongolia is not a destination most people would choose to work at, there are still many people who are enchanted by the countryside and the way of life that they give up their old life to live a simpler life here in Mongolia. Check out this website for more info: Here are some common jobs foreigners come for work Teaching English and other languages popular in MongoliaInterpreter or Translator for individualsVolunteering for developing...

History of Chess

The wheat grain legendThe legend of wheat grain comes from ancient Arabic sources. Afterwards, the wise Brahame Sissa invented the game of chess for his Indian King Sheram. The game was to show that in his kingdom the king and his people (peasants and figures) form a unity. The king was pleased to accept the game and offered the vizier to choose his reward. The wish of the Brahman seemed modest: on the first field of the chess board a grain of...

Why Mongolia Needs Open Thinkers and to Travel

Since the founding of Mongolia in 1206, Mongolia has been a country that practiced tolerance for other religions, set of beliefs, and encouraged their people to think freely. However, due to Socialism since the 1940s, in some ways Mongolia has become closed off to freely thinking for themselves and being creative. During Socialism you were expected to fit and be like everybody else. Even to this day the effects are still there among the masses...