• Short Summary

    IN BANGKOK, THOUSANDS OF THAI BUDDHIST CELEBRATE THE HOLY SONGRAN FESTIVAL.DECORATIVE FLOATS, INCLUDING ONE BEARING?

  • Description

    1.
    MLS CHILDREN DANCING IN THE PROCESSION.
    0.09

    2.
    MLS FLOATS IN PROCESSION.
    0.17

    3.
    CU FLOAT (2).
    0.26

    4.
    MLS GIRLS CARRYING CAGED BIRDS.
    0.31

    5.
    CU CAGES.
    0.32

    6.
    CU GIRLS.
    0.34

    7.
    LS PROCESSION.
    0.38

    8.
    MS PROCESSION (3).
    0.47

    9.
    MLS FLOAT CARRYING IMAGE OF BUDDHA.
    0.50

    10.
    MLS PEOPLE PRAYING OUTSIDE A TEMPLE.
    0.54

    11.
    MCU PEOPLE PRAYING ON TEMPLE GROUND.
    1.01

    12.
    MS POURING OF HOLY WATER ON IMAGE OF BUDDHA (2).
    1.05



    Initials PGR/S/WS/PB IT/S/WS/LW



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    Background: IN BANGKOK, THOUSANDS OF THAI BUDDHIST CELEBRATE THE HOLY SONGRAN FESTIVAL.DECORATIVE FLOATS, INCLUDING ONE BEARING AN IMAGE OF BUDDHA, PARADE THROUGH THE CITY, FLANKED BY YOUNGSTERS IN NATIONAL COSTUME.

    SEVERAL WORSHIPPERS IN THE PROCESSION CARRIED CAGED BIRDS AND FISH IN BOWLS THAT WERE LATER RELEASED AS A SYMBOLIC GESTURE TO BUDDHA.AT A TEMPLE ON THE CITY OUTSKIRTS, HOLY WATER WAS REVERENTLY POURED ON THE BUDDHA IMAGE AS WORSHIPPERS KNELT IN PRAYER.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3LXZCXX0S0E4PMP7U520TTAZI
    Media URN:
    VLVA3LXZCXX0S0E4PMP7U520TTAZI
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/04/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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