Buddhist Perahera festival held in Kandy, Ceylon.
People of Ceylon (now Sri Lanka) celebrate Kataragama Hindu festival.
Lal Shastri watches giant Hindu effigies of evil being burnt in Delhi.
Great colour shots of the traditional Hindu festival in Puri, India.
Thousands of pilgrims parade through streets of Puri at Chariot Festival in honour of Vishnu.
Huge crowds gather for Hindu Car Festival at Puri in Bengal, India.
Thousands of people from all over India flock to see the Juggernaut in the Hindu ancient sacred rite.
Hindus gather as god Juggernaut is brought out of Puri Temple in religious ceremony. India.
Massive crowds at Indian religious ceremony in Puri.
People rush for smallpox vaccinations after outbreak amongst Pakistani immigrants in UK.
The Duke of Gloucester attends Independence Ceremony for Ceylon.
Ceylon gains its Independence. The Duke and Duchess of Gloucester attend.
Duke of Gloucester attends ceremonies to mark independence of Sri Lanka.
Ceylon attains Dominion status, Duke and Duchess of Gloucester attend the ceremony.
Procession of Buddhists in Sri Lanka.
Travelogue - street scenes, traffic, men at work, washing in a river, rice boats etc.