• Short Summary

    The Dalai Lama opens a Buddhist temple for Tibetan refugees in Mussorie, India.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Dalai Lama Opens Monastery".

    Mussorie, India.

    GV The hill station of Mussorie where the new monastery is situated. GV The monastery. AS The Tibetan flag flying.

    SV The Dalai Lama arriving with Mrs Menon followed by others. SV Small Tibetan boys pan to the Dalai Lama walking past them. SV The Dalai Lama walking past the boys. SV Dalai Lama walking towards camera. CU The Dalai Lama being presented with a white scarf. SV Tibetan children watching. CU Dalai Lama cutting ribbon to open the monastery. CU The Dalai Lama.

    SV Murals on wall. Representing the "Deities of all directions being North South East West". CU Murals. GV Int. Tibetans draping white scarves over the image of Buddha. CU The image of Buddha. SV ditto.

    GV The monastery. SV Tibetans performing spirit dance. CU Man with baby on his back swinging "Prayer Wheel". SV Dance being performed. GV Young Lamas / monks. LV The Dalai Lama on stand. CU Tibetan boys. CU Dalai Lama speaking. CU ditto.


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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:57:00 / 01:41:24:00

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