The Resource A living goddess in Kathmandu, Tele Images Creations (Firm), (evideo)

A living goddess in Kathmandu, Tele Images Creations (Firm), (evideo)

Label
A living goddess in Kathmandu
Title
A living goddess in Kathmandu
Statement of responsibility
Tele Images Creations (Firm)
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Kumari, a flesh-and-blood goddess, is revered by both Hindus and Buddhists in Nepal as a protector of the land and defender of all living beings. This program traces the mythological underpinnings of the Kumari and presents the living tradition of Kumari worship, including the Kumari selection, the secret preparation rituals, and Kumari-related festivals and ceremonies. It also discusses the relationship between the Kumari and the king
Member of
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
12 & up
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Films on Demand
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
  • Films Media Group
  • Tele Images Creations (Firm)
Runtime
53
Series statement
Capitals of Tradition, Cities of Change
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cultural geography
  • Human ecology
  • Physical geography
  • Religious life and customs
  • Rites and ceremonies
  • Social ecology
  • Human geography
  • India
  • South Asia
Technique
live action
Label
A living goddess in Kathmandu, Tele Images Creations (Firm), (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=32969
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on May 28, 2006
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Culture of Goddesses (4:10) -- Goddess in Human Form (4:43) -- Royal Palace in Kathmandu (1:05) -- Kumari Tradition (2:47) -- Traditional Ceremony (6:03) -- Annapurna Goddess (2:25) -- Guarding the Goddess (8:16) -- Royal Massacre in Kathmandu (4:49) -- Importance of Nepal's Goddesses (4:38) -- Harvest Festival (7:05) -- Goddess Ritual and Ceremony (2:57)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (53 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital.
Publisher number
  • 32967s
  • 32969
  • 33298s
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100032969
  • 100032969
  • (OCoLC)798238218
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other
Label
A living goddess in Kathmandu, Tele Images Creations (Firm), (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=32969
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on May 28, 2006
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Culture of Goddesses (4:10) -- Goddess in Human Form (4:43) -- Royal Palace in Kathmandu (1:05) -- Kumari Tradition (2:47) -- Traditional Ceremony (6:03) -- Annapurna Goddess (2:25) -- Guarding the Goddess (8:16) -- Royal Massacre in Kathmandu (4:49) -- Importance of Nepal's Goddesses (4:38) -- Harvest Festival (7:05) -- Goddess Ritual and Ceremony (2:57)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (53 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital.
Publisher number
  • 32967s
  • 32969
  • 33298s
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100032969
  • 100032969
  • (OCoLC)798238218
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other

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