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Film Studies of Traditional Tibetan Life and Culture: Ladakh, India, 1978 86.13.4-5OP "D"

Catalog Data

Sorenson, E. Richard  Search this
Physical description:
archival original/preservation transparencies col. 35mm
Tibetans  Search this
Slides (photographs)
Ladakh (India)
title derived from name of project (unpublished work)--archival collection
field notes and logs
Addl. KW Subjects:
Monks Buddhism
Slide photographs shot in Lamayuru Village and Lamayuru Monastery, Ladakh, India. Numbers 1-2 women in <peyraks> (turquoise hats) standing outside door, wall painted with colorful stripes mostly red and yellow; 3-6 boy; 7 boy walking in <dukand> (main prayer room of monastery) behind row of monks with drums; 8-9 old monk looking to one side; 10-12 old woman in peyrak infront of a wall with her hands together in prayer; 14 old woman in peyrak praying infront of wall; 15-16 woman in peyrak smiling and looking at camera; 17 woman in peyrak leaning face first into a wall; 18 a woman in a peyrak with a girl and a man infront of door with hands together praying; 20-22 woman with hands together in pryaer weraing peyrak infront of other woman and door; 23-25 shrine with people praying to it, Buddha statue with buttersculpture <tormas> (offerings) and statues; 26-27 woman bowing to shrine with statue and bowls of <tsampa> (barley wheat) as tormas; 28-36 people bowing to boxes on wall with colorful cloth on them
Repository Loc.:
Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, MD
Local number:
HSFA 86.13.4-5OP
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives OK:0 FCP:1
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives