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Toda (Indien, Nilgiri-Bezirk) - Kalbopfer   [Other Title]

Toda (India, Nilgiri District) - Calf Sacrifice   [Title Translation]
Year of origin: 1949
Genre: Documentary Film
Locations of shooting: n/a

Production company: Peter Prinz von Griechenland und zu Dänemark
First released by: IWF (Göttingen)
Distributor: IWF (Göttingen)
Author: Peter Prinz von Griechenland und zu Dänemark

Keywords: Toda, Abbalgen, Büffel, Feuerbohren, Opferhandlung, rituelle, Ritus, Tieropfer, Tötung, Tötung von Tieren, Umkreisen, animal sacrifice, buffalo, calf sacrifice, circling, fire, fire drillingKalbopfer, killing, killing of animals, rite, ritual, sacrificial act, skinning, Toda, ['Feuer', 'Feuer']
The first filming of a secret ceremony by the south Indian tribe of the Toda, who live in the Nilgiri mountains in the state of Madras. The ceremony includes the sacrificing of a male buffalo calf and takes place every year in July to encourage the gods of the monsoon.

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Duration: 10 min

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