Udaipur, city of lakes

India, 1960

Film
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This beautiful lakeside city of India attracts tourists from all over the world. Udaipur is a city of palaces, surrounded by hills and lakes essential for irrigation which also enhance the landscape. Wonderful gardens, temples decorated with carved marble and a tower of victory built in the 15th century are examples of the beauty of this city. These religious people love festivals; with a boat procession on the lake and girls wearing colorful saris.

Credits

production company

Films Division, Government of India

producer

Ezra Mir

Duration

00:12:32:00

Production places
India
Production dates
1960

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

011284

Language

English

Subject categories

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Cities and towns

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Festivals

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → India - Description and travel

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → India - Social life and customs

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Religion and culture

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Travel

Crafts & Visual Arts → Temples

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - India

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Religion and culture

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Temples

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

History → Historic buildings

History → Temples

Short films

Short films → Short films - India

Travelogue

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

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