This video has no sound
  • Short Summary

    The 67 year old Begum of Bhopal, India's only female ruler, attends a mosque in Woking.

  • Description

    Item title reads - BEGUM OF BHOPAL India's 67 year old only woman ruler - strictly veiled - attends service at the Mosque. Woking, Surrey.

    M/S as the lady enters the grounds of the mosque, there is a fountain in the foreground. An Indian man in a turban points things out and she asks questions, her face is not visible under the veil. She makes her way around the fountain followed by other Indians. M/S as she walks down some steps and past some chairs, she takes her seat under a covered awning. M/S of others walking around. M/S of the imam praying in front of the fountain. M/S as men kneel in front of the mosque as she emerges, M/S of a man bending down in front of her.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    426.01
    Media URN:
    19867
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/10/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:01:23:00
    Canister:
    G 1232

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment