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    Item title reads: "Blessing the Waters for the new year. Impressive rites at observance of ancient Greek Orthodox ceremony."

    Bucharest

    M/S of a large Greek Orthodox church in Bucharest. Pan down to the large crowd gathered outside. High angle shot of priests taking water from a fountain and ceremonially spraying water over the crowd. The crowd press forward and mass around the fountain leaning over to fill cups and bottles.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/01/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    26635
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    664.28
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:47:00 / 01:41:36:00
    Canister:
    G 1361
    Sort Number:
    G 1361
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Romania
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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