Various shots of snake charmers being watched by small children - good shots including C/Us of a snake emerging from a basket. "What is this extraordinary power over the reptiles, a power which has often been doubted, yet which is there and unexplained." C/U of man playing wind instrument...
A girl demonstrates mastery of the mind over body - rests on bed of swords, stands on nails...
Indestructible man Sirdani jumps on broken glass then eats a record.
Bulganin and Kruschev visit a Punjabi village to watch wrestling and other sports.
Cuts from newsreel 47/78 - men put swords through the body of Mirim Dajo.
Jumna Bathing Festival - people in and on the banks of the river including Fakirs & holy cows.
Oriental magicians performing in Berlin, Western Germany.