• Short Summary

    THE TABASKI RELIGIOUS FESTIVAL - ONE OF THE TWO MOST IMPORTANT RELIGIOUS CELEBRATIONS OF THE MOSLEM YEAR - TOOK PLACE IN BAMAKO, CAPITAL OF MALI, ON MONDAY (MARCH 10).

  • Description

    THE TABASKI RELIGIOUS FESTIVAL - ONE OF THE TWO MOST IMPORTANT RELIGIOUS CELEBRATIONS OF THE MOSLEM YEAR - TOOK PLACE IN BAMAKO, CAPITAL OF MALI, ON MONDAY (MARCH 10).

    THE FESTIVAL IS THE SECOND IN THE MOSLEM RELIGIOUS YEAR - THE FIRST BEING THE FEAST OF RAMADAM - AND TAKES PLACE ON THE TENTH DAY OF THE LAST MONTH AFTER THE PILGRIMAGE (OR HAJ) HAS BEEN COMPLETED.

    PRESIDENT MODIBO KEITA WAS ONE OF THE PARTICIPANTS IN THE CEREMONY WHICH WAS HELD AT THE GRANDE MOSQUE.

    THE FESTIVAL, WHICH CAN BE COMPARED TO THE SACRIFICE OF ISAAC BY ABRAHAM IN THE CHRISTIAN BIBLE, INCLUDED READINGS FROM THE KORAN BY THE GRAND MARABOUT DE BAMAKO, EL HADJI KALE.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA5SSCBJWM6AC7FEFBSSUVSNQ6W
    Media URN:
    VLVA5SSCBJWM6AC7FEFBSSUVSNQ6W
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/03/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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