Aruna Bubeev. on the left and runner-up Yu.Baljidmaa

The World Mongolians Global Association organized the Miss Mongolian Nations Beauty Pageant and announced the competition’s winners on March 27 at The Corporate Hotel and Convention Center, crowning Miss Buryatia Miss Mongolian Nations.

Miss Buryatia, 23-year-old Aruna Bubeev, received the pageant crown and title, as well as a cash prize of 15,000 USD. She previously won the Dangina Geser 2010 and Beauty of Buryatia 2010 beauty pageants.

A total of 20 contestants from Mongolia, Buryatia, Tuva, Kalmykia, and Inne Mongolian Autonomous Region competed for the Miss Mongolian Nations title.

Mongolia was represented by Yu.Baljidmaa, N.Anu, E.Baigali, G.Undarmaa, and G.Misheel.

Mongolian contestant Yu.Baljidmaa won second place in the Miss Mongolian Nations pageant. The Miss Photogenic title went to Almina Mangutova of Kalmykia, while Mungunkhuar of Inner Mongolia received the Miss Talent title. B.Misheel of Mongolia seized the Miss Model title and N.Anu, who represented Mongolia at Miss World 2015, won the Miss Bikini title.