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  • Short Summary

    Burning of Ravana effigies in Delhi

  • Description

    Delhi, India

    LS. Procession moving through streets of Delhi. LS. Crowds at fireworks ceremony. LS. Three effigies. MS. Effigy. GV's Crowds (Bad light). LS. Fireworks. LS. Effigies burning.
    (Mute Lav.)

    Cataloguers note: Dussera marks the victory of King Ramaover over the wicked King Ravana of Ceylon. Both legends are said to date back to some eight thousand years BC.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2614.06
    Media URN:
    78062
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1952
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:08:00 / 01:21:19:00
    Canister:
    UN 2472 B

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