Home | Media | Events | Holy Ganges (1955)

Holy Ganges (1955)

6301 views
Created on 12 June 2014
4550 likes
Ecosanitation system in Bangalore, India
(Media / Ecosanitation system in Bangalore, India)
Sustainable sanitation is the holy grail that is being chased in both developed and developing...
Touched by water - trailer
(Media / Touched by water - trailer)
Touched by water is a documentary on bathing traditions and water-rituals. Filmed in 13 countries,...
The Gathering Storm: Holy Forests
(Media / The Gathering Storm: Holy Forests)
The Prey Koki forest in the south east of Cambodia was devastated during the Indochina wars of the...
View all

Description

News fragment from 1955

Every year Hindoes make a pilgrimage to the River Ganges to bath in its sacred waters. For the Hindoes the rivers are God's life blood. Of all rivers the Ganges is the most holy. All come to its banks to wash away their sins.

More info: British Pathé
Produced by: British Pathé
Language: English
Year: 1955
Region: India, South Asia

Tags

Associations

Facebook comments

Add comment


Security code
Refresh

Back to Top