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3 short films by Yousuf Saeed : Basant, Muharram, the train to heaven

Author: Yousuf Saeed
Publisher: New Delhi, India : Ektara, [2007?]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English
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'Basant' documents a day with the Qawwals and Sufis at the tomb of Nizamuddin at Delhi as they celebrate Basant, a primarily Hindu festival of spring. 'Muharram' is about the Muslim occasion of Muharram as it is observed by a small community of Shias in Amroha, Uttar Pradesh. 'The train to heaven' is an experimental music video that uses the allegory of a train journey to celebrate the spirit of India's popular  Read more...
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Yousuf Saeed
OCLC Number: 706073240
Language Note: "In English (or English subtitles)"--Container label. 'Basant' is in Hindustani and English. 'The train to heaven' is in Urdu and Hindi with English subtitles.
Notes: Originally produced in India between 1997-2006.
Description: 1 videodisc (32 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Contents: Basant (1997, 13 min.) --
Muharram (1998, 12 min.) --
The train to heaven = Jannat ki rail (2006, 7 min.).
Other Titles: Jannat ki rail.
Three short films by Yousuf Saeed
Three short films on India's popular Islam
3 short films on India's popular Islam
Responsibility: directed by Yousuf Saeed.

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'Basant' documents a day with the Qawwals and Sufis at the tomb of Nizamuddin at Delhi as they celebrate Basant, a primarily Hindu festival of spring. 'Muharram' is about the Muslim occasion of Muharram as it is observed by a small community of Shias in Amroha, Uttar Pradesh. 'The train to heaven' is an experimental music video that uses the allegory of a train journey to celebrate the spirit of India's popular Islam, illustrated by popular devotional art and music.

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