• Short Summary

    Tibetan refugees in Katmandu -- who fled to Nepal after the 1959 revolt in Lhasa -- are continuing to keep alive their religion and traditions.

  • Description

    1.
    SV Stupa
    0.06

    2.
    SV Flag hoisted across street
    0.11

    3.
    SV Flags for decorating stupa
    0.13

    4.
    CU Man throws yellow paint onto roof of stupa
    0.21

    5.
    SV Tibetans tying flags
    0.24

    6.
    GV Two Tibetans seated on ground with prayer wheels
    0.26

    7.
    TV Procession
    0.32

    8.
    GV Hornblowers
    0.34

    9.
    SV Tibetans on way to ceremony
    1.15

    10.
    GV Face on stupa dome
    1.18

    11.
    SV Hornblowers
    1.20

    12.
    Various religious ceremony
    1.49

    13.
    GV Throwing of flour into air
    1.55



    Initials OS/2348 AH/OS/2359



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Tibetan refugees in Katmandu -- who fled to Nepal after the 1959 revolt in Lhasa -- are continuing to keep alive their religion and traditions. On Tuesday, hundreds of Tibetans celebrated their New Year in a colourful ceremony at the Boudhnath Stupa -- a temple just outside Katmandu.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7XBYC4Y162GFVU4Q8014JKG8H
    Media URN:
    VLVA7XBYC4Y162GFVU4Q8014JKG8H
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/03/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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