The Friendship of Great Nations. (1955)

Film-document №4525 12 parts, Duration: 1:47:44 to collection Price category A

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Karmen R.

Operators: Kasatkin P., Kaspiy D., Kiselev V., Oshurkov M., Rymarev D., Sokolnikov D., Solovev N.

Composers: Geviksman V.

Anouncers: Vygodskiy R.

Text writers: Sagatelyan M.


About the stay of Nikita Khrushchev and Nikolay Bulganin (a Soviet statesman) in India.

Temporary description

The film about the visit to India of Khrushchev, Bulganin. Khrushchev, Bulganin at a reception at J. Nehru. Present: Indira Gandhi, Rajendra Prasad and others Indian cities: Delhi (palaces, mosques, churches, the Red Fort, the residents), Agra (Taj Mahal Palace Samman Burdn) farm elephant Tara, Bombay (University Stadium, meeting with residents), Bangalore, Madras (Bengal Gulf port), Kolkata (palaces, Government House, the red carpet), Jaipur etc. Agriculture and industry of the country.

Reel №1


Streets decorated with murals, flags, balloons, etc.

The people on the street.

Highway leading to the airfield.

Greeters NA Bulganin and NS Khrushchev, among them - the Vice President of India Sarvapalli Radhakrishnan, Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru, the Soviet Ambassador to India Menshikov.

NA Bulganin and NS Khrushchev leave the plane.

Walk past the guard of honor.

Pupils sing a song.

Guests wear wreaths.

The people welcomed them.

Jawaharlal Nehru, speaking before a microphone.

NA acts Bulganin.

Cars with guests traveling from the airport to the city.

The people welcomed the guests to sleep with rose petals.

Central Railway Raj Pathom.

Palace of the President of India Razhtrapati Bhavan.

Reel №2

NA Bulganin and NS Khrushchev had come to visit to Nehru.

Concert in honor of the guests in the garden of the palace of the president.

At the concert, there are Nehru, Radhakrishnan, vice president, cabinet members, diplomats, etc.

Guests talk with Indira Gandhi with President Prasad.

Guests thank the artists for the concert and take pictures.


Rajghat - the burning of the body of Mahatma Gandhi.

Guests lay wreaths at the grave.

Red Fort - the fortress-palace of the XVII century.

Guests visiting the Red Fort.

Room for private audiences Shah Jahan.

Jamma mosque minarets Maedzhid.

The people at the mosque welcomes guests showered with rose petals.

IME Saikou Abdul Hamim shows a patio mosque.

Guests visiting the ancient observatory Dzhanter Montara and Kuta Minar tower.

Reel №3

Area Ramlila - the traditional place of folk festivals.

Meeting in honor of the Soviet leaders.

The people in the square.

NA Bulganin and NS Khrushchev and Nehru rise to the podium.

Chairman of the municipality Delhi Agarwal crowned dignitaries garlands, announce testimonial Delhi residents handing NA Bulganin address and gifts.

The people welcomed the guests.

Playing NA Bulganin and Jawaharlal Nehru.

Taj Mahal in Agra (XVII century).

Guests wear slippers and go to the Mausoleum, examine it, share their impressions.

Reel №4

Palace Samman Burj.

NA Bulganin and NS Khrushchev was visiting the palace.

In the hall of the palace guests welcome visitors.


Presidential Palace.

Guards guard at the national flags of India and the Soviet Union.

Reception at President Redzhendra Prasad after NA Bulganin and NS Khrushchev in the palace garden.

Accompanied honorary escort to the garden include: R. Prasad, Bulganin and Khrushchev.

At the reception there, Mr.

Nehru, the Indian government ministers, members of the diplomatic corps and others.

Dinner with Prime Minister Nehru in honor of the Soviet people.


Nehru toast KE Voroshilov, NK Bulganin - for President Prasad.

Soviet visitors attending the Delhi camp Scouts and familiar with the construction camp, visiting the exhibition of the work of scouts.

Khrushchev speech to scout a speech.

Forgiven, NA Bulganin and NS Khrushchev leave.

Reel №5

The building of the Indian Parliament.

In the Central Hall of Parliament - a joint meeting of the House of the People and the Council of States.

In the entry hall Bulganin and Khrushchev.

Vice President Radhakrishnan welcomed the guests and gave the floor to NA Bulganin.

At the microphone stands, NS Khrushchev (synchronously).

Garden of Parliament.

In the garden are the guests and members of parliament.

Landscape of Punjab.

Guests traveling on a train to Punjab.

Bhakra-Nangalskaya irrigation system.


Nangal village.

Arrival of the train at the station with the guests' Nangal Dam. "

The people welcomed the guests.

Guests on the construction of the Bhakra dam.

The chief engineer of construction Khungar describes construction.

American engineer Slocum talks with Khrushchev and Bulganin.

Soviet Ambassador to India Menshikov and Indian Ambassador to the USSR Menon.

Construction on the river Sutlej.

Reel №6

Bathing elephants.

Elephants go on the road.

Bahar villagers welcome visitors.

Guests attend The pilot farm ram.

Director farm Sandhun shows visitors the farm economy.

Khrushchev and Bulganin ride on elephants.


Residents of the city are walking in the park.

Bombay harbor.

Squares and streets.

The building of the Bombay University.

Industrial district of Bombay.

Bulganin and Khrushchev's arrival in Bombay.

Greeters at the airport.

Honor guard.

A solemn meeting in honor of the guests in the stadium opens mayor navel.

At the rally are the NA Bulganin and NS Khrushchev.

The people applauded.

Pupils at the stadium greeted the guests.

Athletes welcome guests.

Reel №7

Children's holiday amateur at the stadium.

NA Bulganin applauds children.

Serves ten schoolgirl.

With the speaker NS Khrushchev.

NA Bulganin autographs.

Schoolchildren applauded.

Guests visiting the Indian textile factory Tata Group.

Exhibition of fabrics.

In Bombay aquarium.

NA Bulganin and NS Khrushchev visited the state dairy colony "AIDA".

Dinner in honor of the guests in the Indo-Soviet Society for Cultural Relations.

Concert in the Garden.

The city of Pune.

Arrival of the Soviet people.

The correspondent of "Pravda" O. Skalkin typing.

NS Khrushchev and Nikolai Bulganin examine experimental agricultural station in the village of Vadgaek.

NS Khrushchev talks to staff the station.

Guests plant trees.

Reel №8

National Defence Academy.

NA Bulganin and NS Khrushchev had come by boat.

Command Academy greets guests.

Guests visiting the Academy and attend the equestrian competitions.

The capital of Mason - city

Bangalore - industrial center of the country.



Visitors are welcomed by the ruler of the state Maharaja of Mysore.

Girl draws guests stripes on their foreheads, Dating showered them with rose petals.

The people on the streets of Bangalore, welcomed the guests.

Guests visiting the Machine Tool Factory.

Airfield in

Coimbatore (Madras).

Greets guests.


The people on the streets of the city welcomes visitors.

Guests traveling to Utakamund.

Banana plantation.

Grove of coconut trees.

Tudianul village.

The farmer plowing with oxen.

Reel №9

Guests visit the farm Tudianul.

Coconut palms.

NA Bulganin drinking coconut juice.

NA Mikhailov talking to plantation workers.

Guests talk to farmers, say goodbye and leave.


Guests are photographed in the forest.

Blue Mountains.


Utakamud resort.

Tea plantation in the mountains.

Mountain landscape.

Soviet visitors are welcomed plantation owner Mund Zhibhay Madhvank.


Madras city on the shore of the Bay of Bengal.

City residents welcome visitors.

Guests visit the Carriage Works.

Concert of classical and folk dances in honor of the guests.

Speakers and Sub artist Sain Lakshmi.


The streets of the city.




Greets guests in the streets.

Raj Bhavan - the residence of the governor of the state where you left off Soviet guests.

Reel №10

River Hooghly.


Boat with Soviet visitors directed to the dock of the Botanical Garden.

The people on the beach welcomes visitors.

Guests visiting the Botanical Garden.

In Calcutta, in the central square, the nation welcomes visitors.


Go to the podium Bulganin, Khrushchev and Nehru.

Mayor welcomes guests.

Speakers NS Khrushchev, Nehru.

Check out the Soviet guests to Burma.

Seeing off at the airport.

Map of the Soviet guests stay in India.

Asansol city street.

Guests visiting locomotive plant in Chittarindzhane.

Workers welcome guests.

Dam in Damodarskoy valley dam and hydro in Maythone.

Guests visit the factory of fertilizers in


The people welcomed the guests.

Factory Director shakes hands with NS Khrushchev.

Reel №11


Jaipur, city streets - PNRM.

Haza Mahal - the palace of winds.

The main shopping street Sirediodi.

Jaipur (the top point).

Amber Palace, interior of palace halls.

From the gates of the palace goes elephant accompanied people.

The honor guard at the Jaipur airport.

Women with jugs of water on their heads greeted the Soviet guests.

The people welcomed the guests.

Soviet visitors to the city racetrack watching a game of polo.

NA Bulganin and NS Khrushchev awarded prizes to the winners.

The captain of the winning team - the ruler Maharaja Man Rodzhastana Shingo second.

Plane over the Himalayas.

Mountain range and plateau.

Srinagar - the main city of Kashmir.

The wall of the old fortress.


Dzhhelam river bank.



Greeters at the airport in Srinagar welcomed the Soviet people.

Guests pass through the streets.

The people welcomed the guests.

On the river - the people in decorated boats.

NA Bulganin and NS Khrushchev visited an exhibition of handicraft and artisan products.

In the garden of the government palace Srinagar reception in honor of the Soviet people.

Chapter Kashimira Karak Yuvaraj Singh and his wife.

NS Khrushchev made a speech.

Soviet visitors given presents.

Reel №12

NA Bulganin and NS Khrushchev had come to the village of Sonepat, visiting the farm of the peasant community and the products of local artisans.

Sports festival on the banks of the river.

Soviet guests congratulate the winners.

Area in Delhi.

Farewell visit of Soviet President Rajendra Prasad guests.

Bombay Street.

Signing of a joint statement by the Chairman of the Council of Ministers of Bulganin, a member of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR Khrushchev and Prime Minister Nehru of India.

By greeting residents passing car with guests.

Report of honor.

The people at the airport.

Playing NA Bulganin and NS Khrushchev and Nehru.

Among the listeners - Soviet Ambassador to India Menshikov.

Soviet visitors to the mourners say goodbye, board the plane.

Aircraft in the air.