Nepal 1957 Reel 3 of 44


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Film Id:F16-0107
Film Description:Reel 3 of 7
Unedited travelogue
Village of Pokhara (90 miles northwest of Katmandu)


Cat. Reel 107
1957: Reel 3: Nepal. February 17-19. Pokhara (90 mi. northwest of
Kathmandu, near base of Annapurna).

Village scenes.
Grinding grain with stone mortar.
Spinning brass rice bowls.
Pounding rice.
Wedding parade.
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.
Mongol band.
Carrying wood.
Reed weaving.
Holy man and shrine.
Grinding oil from seed.
Village scenes. Shrine. Countryside.
Video Category:Travelogue
Film Creator:Watson Kintner
Topics:Nepal, Kathmandu, Pokhara, Annapurna, Wedding procession, Tibetan refugees
Tags: Annapurna | Kathmandu (Nepal) | Nepal | Pokhara | Tibetan refugees | Wedding procession
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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