|Film Description:||Reel 18 of 24|
Shotlist1955. Reel 18. Nepal. September 1-2. Katmandu, Patan (2 miles south of Katmandu)
Building roof, note sod grass on roof to left.
Temple bell tower.
Palanquin and umbrella.
Many scenes at a shrine.
Group of women.
Woman drinking water from a pitcher.
Painted niches and shrine. (Note many bronze statues) (cu)
Corner of temple.
Utensils for the gods in side wall.
Monks reciting prayers, (Patan) (dark interior).
Temple scenes. (both interior and exterior; some dark).
View of Katmandu.
Corn ear storage.
Rice ration fingerprinting (cu).
Lady weaving. Long yarn.
Men carrying straw using poles.
Silver worker. Note foot.
Shaving head and stropping razor on hand.
Woman smoking big pipe.
Temple and monkey. (Note one monkey with baby).
Jeweler using wood hammer.
Corn in storage.
Top of stupa.
Paintings in temple.
Temple scenes. (first frames slightly over-exposed).
Long stairway up to Temple.
Many temple scenes.
Priests using prayer wheel.
|Film Creator:||Watson Kintner|
|Topics:||Nepal, Kathmandu, Patan, Buddhism, Buddhist ritual, Buddhist sculpture|
|Tags:||Buddhism | Buddhist ritual | Buddhist sculpture | Kathmandu (Nepal) | Nepal | Patan|
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