An ethnographic film portraying a marriage ritual in India. Most likely shot by anthropologist Paul Hockings as part of his doctoral research in the Nilgiris region of India.
00:00 - LS people of the village walking with Bride down steps
01:28 - MS Bride having her feet washed
02:16 - MS Bride fills a pitcher and walks with it on her head
02:53 - MS Bride and Groom put necklaces around each other’s necks, Couple bends over and kisses the ground, MS Man (Priest?) officiating marriage ritual
03:27-04:37 - LS Bride and Groom with wedding procession walking back up village steps, MS Bride and Groom in front of Shrine lighting incense, LS Crowd walking off