- former name of Ulan Bator.
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Urga got up groggily, feeling gingerly the tender point of his jaw.Slaves of Mercury
To Urga come pilgrims and presents from all the Lamaite and Buddhist world.
An hour and a half later we saw the electric lights of Urga.
They came to Urga where the Bogdo Khan met them with honors and rejoicings.
The Pontiffs of Lhasa and Urga know and possess her mystery.
- the former name (until 1924) of Ulan Bator
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