• Short Summary

    Indian Yogi buries himself and lives.

  • Description

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    Crowd gathered outdoors to see 25 year old Indian Yogi, Professor Yashpal, being buried alive for hour and a half without consequences on his health. Professor Yashpal preparing to be buried - several men helping him. A man putting a small carpet into a hole where the Professor is to be buried. Professor sits inside the hole, men cover the hole with boards and cover it further with ten inches of earth. Men are seen shovelling earth burying him. Men shovelling earth off the hole after hour and a half. Yogi outside the 'grave' being checked by a doctor - he seems fine.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1254.04
    Media URN:
    42288
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:05:00 / 01:06:58:00
    Canister:
    NSP 107

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