• Short Summary

    Lal Shastri watches giant Hindu effigies of evil being burnt in Delhi.

  • Description

    Title reads: "INDIA: BACK TO PEACE".

    New Delhi, India.

    Various shots of the three gigantic Hindu effigies of evil: Kumbhkaran, Ravan, and Meghnad. M/S of model of Goddess Kali riding in procession on a tiger. M/S chariot carrying Ravan. M/S chariot carrying two men dressed as brothers of Rama. M/S crowd. M/S main chariot carrying men dressed as Lord Rama and Brother Lakshman.

    M/S Lal Shastri, the Prime Minister of India, surrounded by other officials walking towards camera. C/U Shastri.

    Night M/S Lord Rama and Brother Lakshman firing blazing arrows at the effigies of evil. M/S Kumbhkaran effigy blazing and collapsing. Meghnad has also been burned and collapsed leaving only Ravan standing. Ravan starts to burn and collapse.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1820.07
    Media URN:
    55635
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/10/1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:24:00 / 01:10:31:00
    Canister:
    65/82

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