• Short Summary

    Hindus celebrate their spectacular "Chariot Festival" at Puri, Orissa.

  • Description

    Puri, Orissa, India.

    TV. Town of Jaganath Puri showing the three carts drawn up in the centre - this is part of the spectacular 'Chariot Festival'. LV. The crowd massed in front of the carts including an elephant. TV. Priests waving banners in front of carts. SV. The Believers starting to pull on the ropes. LV. Massed crowd in the Square. CV. Two Believers with their hands clasped together watching. LV. Festival procession under way showing the carts moving. TV. Thousands of Believers pulling carts. GV. One of the carts under way. SV. The cart passing the camera with priests, etc. chanting and dancing onboard.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    587.40
    Media URN:
    31933
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/07/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:28:00 / 01:44:19:00
    Canister:
    56/57

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