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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 420pm
title derived from name of project (unpublished work)--archival collection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, Mathoo Village, Ladakh, India. Numbers 1-2 monk in red robe with gold shawl holding a conch shell horn; 3-5 three monks in the row on the center aisle in foreground, two playing the <kangling> (horn) in background boy monks sitting against the wall; 6-17 Shabdung Rinpoche playing <bub chal> (cymbals) in lower throne, slowly getting closer with every shot; 18-22 four monks in center aisle row in center, background boy monks against wall, two center monks playing kangling; 23-24 close up on the two monks playing the kanglings with boy monks in the background and drum in upper corner of foreground; 25-28 three monks, two playing the kangling, boy monks in the background, drum in corner foreground; 30 center aisle with both rows of monks on either side and throne in center of <dukang> (main prayer room), large drums on one row; 32-37 center aisle with both rows of monks on either side and throne with <rinpoches> (leader of the monastery) in center of dukang
Repository Loc.:
Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, MD
Local number:
HSFA 86.13.3-40OP
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives OK:0 FCP:1
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Film Studies of Traditional Tibetan Life and Culture: Ladakh, India, 1978 1978
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives