Nepal 1957 Reel 7 of 44


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Film Id:F16-0111
Film Description:Reel 7 of 7
Unedited travelogue


Cat. Reel 111 1957: Reel 7: Nepal. February 26 - March 4.
Dyes at market.
Holy men (cu).Mostly Saivite saddhus.
Holy River (in Kathmandu) Bagmati.[Baghmati]
Many holy men. Mostly Saivite saddhus.
Pilgrims crossing Bagmati River.
Pilgrims, bundles on heads.
Washing and praying in river, visiting temple - great mobs of people.
Narrow gauge railroad on way to Darjeeling.
Darjeeling markets.
Tibetan Monks at Yiga Chhiweli monastery (they play musical instruments.)
Terrace farming on way to Kalimpong.
People - on streets; shots of open air restaurants, etc.
Water conduit split along side of wood.
Video Category:Travelogue
Film Creator:Watson Kintner
Topics:Kathmandu, Darjeeling, Tibetan refugees, Tibetan people, Monks, Sadhus
Tags: Darjeeling | Kathmandu (Nepal) | Monks | Sadhus | Tibetan people | Tibetan refugees
Rights:All rights are reserved by the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (Penn Museum). Any use of the footage in productions is forbidden unless rights have been secured by contacting the Penn Museum Archives at 215-898-8304, or email photos@pennmuseum.org.

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