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    Unissued / Unused material -

    Ceylon / Sri Lanka.

    VS Crowds gather outside the Kelaniya Temple and then start to enter to worship the Buddha's birthday. MS Burning incense to Buddha. VS Devotees worshipping and they present flowers. VS At night and the worshippers cleverly erect tableaux with flashing bulbs etc. they are called Pandals and tell of various episodes in the life of Buddha.

    (Orig.Neg.) Old record suggests material dates from around 26/05/1964.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1964
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    88605
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    3149.08
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:18:00 / 01:38:27:00
    Canister:
    UN 3892 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 3892 A
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    Categories
    Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Ceylon buddhism Untitled Workspace
  • Stills

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

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