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Film Studies of Traditional Tibetan Life and Culture: Ladakh, India, 1978 86.13.3-38OP 7/26/1978 (4p.m.)

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Sorenson, E. Richard  Search this
Physical description:
archival original/preservation transparencies col. 35mm
Tibetans  Search this
Slides (photographs)
Ladakh (India)
7/26/1978 4pm
title derived from name of project (unpublished work)--archival collection
field notes and logs
Addl. KW Subjects:
Monks Buddhism
Slide photographs shot in Mathoo Monastery and Mathoo Village, Ladakh, India. Numbers 1-2 man with a bundle strapped to his back, walking by painted white stairs; 3-4 two men standing by a wtone wall, one with a bundle strapped to his back and the other man is wearing a black robe; 5-7 long shot of boy monks sitting in a row against a wall under a painted stripped design; 8-9 monks sitting in a row on center aisle, windows in background, two large drums and a <kangling> (horn) by the monks, in foreground a column and monk; 10-15 same as 5-7; 16 same as 8-9; 17-19 row of boy monks with one older monk sitting against a wall, in foreground a table with 5 white tea cups; 20-24 Shabdung Rinpoche smiling and looking at the camera, cups and a <thiu> (bell) infront of him; 25 Luding Khen Rinpoche in a throne with Shabdung in a lowerthrone beside him, white scarves behind his throne; 26-28 similar to 25, Luding Khen wearing a red robe; 29-31 same as 5-7; 32 line of monks on center aisle in a row, one with a kangling infront of him; 33-34 close up of boy monks, on in center with hands together praying; 35 Shabdung with hands together in prayer in lower throne with white scareves behind him
Repository Loc.:
Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, MD
Local number:
HSFA 86.13.3-38OP
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives OK:0 FCP:1
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