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  • Short Summary

    Procession and crowds with the decorated coffin carried by Muslims.

  • Description

    New Delhi, India.

    Documentation on file relating to the observance of the tenth day of the Arabic month of Moharram..

    Long shot of the Jama Masjid built by Shah Jehan where from the Tajia (decorated coffin) procession starts. People watching the procession by standing on the staircase of Jama Masjid. Shots of some sidelights of people playing with sticks and swords, and the procession. LS. of the procession in the street. VS. of the crowd with various expressions. MD. shot of Tajia, the decorated coffin carried by Muslims. Another shot of the Tajia passing the camera. Shot of back view of the procession.

    (Orig.Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2696.05
    Media URN:
    79900
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1955
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:32:00 / 01:13:33:00
    Canister:
    UN 2765 E

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