People in Ceylon spend time celebrating Buddha's Birthday at the Kelaniya Temple.
Unissued / Unused material -
Ceylon / Sri Lanka.
VS Crowds gather outside the Kelaniya Temple and then start to enter to worship the Buddha's birthday. MS Burning incense to Buddha. VS Devotees worshipping and they present flowers. VS At night and the worshippers cleverly erect tableaux with flashing bulbs etc. they are called Pandals and tell of various episodes in the life of Buddha.
(Orig.Neg.) Old record suggests material dates from around 26/05/1964.