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    Full title reads: "Bath Festival Marks Hindu New Year".

    River Jumna, India. Hindus celebrate the Kumbh Festival with pilgrimage to bath in the River Jumna.

    VS Hindus and Sikhs bathing in River Jumna. MV Beggars on roadside. MV A blind beggar with bells on bamboo staff. SV Beggar with python collecting alms. SV Another beggar with holy cow. MV Back view of beggar with feather headdress. SV Front view of above. Beggar holding pictures and small brushes. MV Crowds undressing on river bank. VS People bathing in the Jumna. MV People bathing in the Jumna. One boy in inflated lifebelt. SV A father washing his little child. Child crying. MV Bathers. One man dives head first into water from side. SV Hindus praying to Sun God.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/04/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    47686
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1462.26
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:10:00 / 01:35:03:00
    Canister:
    50/32
    Sort Number:
    50/032
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Religious Festivals
  • Stills

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