House Kodavas. (1940 - 1949)

Film-document №67251 1 part, Black-white to collection Price category G

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Director: Bhaskar Rao A. Bhaskar Rao A.

Operators: Parmar Dara

Reel №1

Map of India, the State of Malabar.

PNRM. by regions, river, pond, lined with stone, which take water, wash clothes, the angler is fishing on the fishing rod.

Raja Palace, sculptural group of elephants.

Live elephant.

City Mankara.

School girls.

She ties a handkerchief, and then from the back of someone tying a scarf, too, turns out, is a man.

The man in national dress, wide belt, it stuck a dagger, takes a hatchet.

The wedding ceremony, all in national dress.

Bride are under an umbrella, ritual bath, then allowed to drink from a small teapot.

Groom bamboo chopping cleaver woodpile.

The birth of a son is welcomed with a shot from a gun father.

Rites of rebenkomm, put in the cradle toy bow and arrow.

The grown boys in national dress with daggers.

Men appreciate their weapons, even decorated with flowers.

Youths with guns, pass the test on the accuracy of hitting, the stele in the orange tree.


The field, on the field elephant, elephants in the forest elephant pulling logs.

Coffee plantations, where coffee grows arabica, coffee beans, the women collect grain.

Fruit plantations, apiary.

National festival dedicated to the harvest.

Men go to the field, cut grasses, go dancing.

Cleaning grain.

People go to the temple.

National men's dance with sticks

Key words

India Palace, peasants, wedding, dance, agriculture