• Short Summary

    A large group of Japanese Buddhists, including senior monks, took part in the Washing of the Buddha Ceremony in Hong King on Friday (15 APRIL)
    Before the ceremony the Japanese monks formed a large procession through the streets of Hong Kong.

  • Description

    A large group of Japanese Buddhists, including senior monks, took part in the Washing of the Buddha Ceremony in Hong King on Friday (15 APRIL)
    Before the ceremony the Japanese monks formed a large procession through the streets of Hong Kong. Other Japanese Buddhists took part in the procession which wound its way to the Hong Kong Nantra School for Lay Buddhists.

    Also in the procession were Buddhists from Hong Kong, including one of the most Senior Woman monks on the island.

    At the Mantra school the Buddhists performed the ritual of Washing the Buddha. The centuries old ceremony was watched by a large crowd.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA89Y30YNBNQOUFYKFIFR8GK1OD
    Media URN:
    VLVA89Y30YNBNQOUFYKFIFR8GK1OD
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/04/1976
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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