• Short Summary

    At Ajmer near Delhi, Indian Moslems celebrate the "Urs" anniversary.

  • Description

    Ajmer near New Delhi, India.

    TV. Pan, Ajmer (title super over). GV. Shrine of Khwaja Chishti of Ajmer. GV. Crowd milling around decorated doors with a plateau of flowers - they are Indian Moslems celebrating the 'Urs' anniversary. GV. Crowds in street. TV. Crowds in the street waving their arms. GV. Pilgrims washing. TV. Street with camera pointing down. TV. People camping in the street. SV. Musicians beating drums and singing "Quali" the festival's hymns. SV. Musicians with harmoniums. GV. People singing and clapping hands. TV. People throwing money and valuables into the pit. SV. Children leaning on pit. CU. Money and valuables in pit. TV. Priests milling around. TV. People buying rice through the barricade. TV. Pilgrims eating rice.

    (Orig.Neg.) (Title scene L.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    569.30
    Media URN:
    31507
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/03/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:38:00 / 01:45:51:00
    Canister:
    56/18

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