|Film Description:||Reel 3 of 7|
Village of Pokhara (90 miles northwest of Katmandu)
ShotlistCat. Reel 107
1957: Reel 3: Nepal. February 17-19. Pokhara (90 mi. northwest of
Kathmandu, near base of Annapurna).
Grinding grain with stone mortar.
Spinning brass rice bowls.
Working metal dish.
Village scenes. Cu of people.
Long Tibetan horns (played as musical instrument)
Close-ups of people weaving and spinning.
Pounding rice - note timing.
Holy man and shrine.
Grinding oil from seed.
Village scenes. Shrine. Countryside.
|Film Creator:||Watson Kintner|
|Topics:||Nepal, Kathmandu, Pokhara, Annapurna, Wedding procession, Tibetan refugees|
|Tags:||Annapurna | Kathmandu (Nepal) | Nepal | Pokhara | Tibetan refugees | Wedding procession|
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