skip to content
On the road with the red god Machhendranath Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

On the road with the red god Machhendranath

Author: Kesang Tseten; Sanjay Kak; Kapil Muni Vajracharya
Publisher: [Long Beach, NY] : K. Tseten, 2005.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : [Full length version]View all editions and formats
Summary:
Captures the complex human elements behind the wheeled chariot festival of the deity Rato Machhendranath of the Kathmadu Valley, one of Asia's greatest ancient religious festivals. Instead of exotic idealised depictions of tradition, the film portrays the gritty reality of the festival where confict or solidarity can prevail, maping the dynamic interplay between tradition and modernity.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Documentary films
Nonfiction films
Feature films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Kesang Tseten; Sanjay Kak; Kapil Muni Vajracharya
OCLC Number: 83276391
Language Note: In Nepali with English subtitles.
Credits: Editors, Kesang Tseten, Prem BK, Rajesh Gongaja ; camera, Siddhartha Shakya ; music, Nhyoo Bajra Charya.
Performer(s): Narrator: Sanjay Kak ; commentary, Kapil Muni Vajracharya.
Description: 1 videodisc (72 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Responsibility: produced, directed and written by Kesang Tseten.

Abstract:

Captures the complex human elements behind the wheeled chariot festival of the deity Rato Machhendranath of the Kathmadu Valley, one of Asia's greatest ancient religious festivals. Instead of exotic idealised depictions of tradition, the film portrays the gritty reality of the festival where confict or solidarity can prevail, maping the dynamic interplay between tradition and modernity.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/83276391> # On the road with the red god Machhendranath
    a schema:Movie, bgn:DVD, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "83276391" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/378720898#Place/long_beach_ny> ; # Long Beach, NY
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/378720898#Topic/buddhist_gods> ; # Buddhist gods
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/378720898#Topic/hinduismus> ; # Hinduismus
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/378720898#Topic/fasts_and_feasts> ; # Fasts and feasts
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/378720898#Place/nepal_kathmandu_valley> ; # Nepal--Kathmandu Valley.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/378720898#Topic/buddhismus> ; # Buddhismus
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/378720898#Place/nepal> ; # Nepal
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/923329> ; # Festivals
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/378720898#Topic/buddhist_gods_nepal_kathmandu_valley> ; # Buddhist gods--Nepal--Kathmandu Valley
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1727601> ; # Buddhist gods
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/394.2695496/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/378720898#Topic/newar> ; # Newār
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1245126> ; # Nepal--Kathmandu Valley
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/378720898#Topic/festivals_nepal_kathmandu_valley> ; # Festivals--Nepal--Kathmandu Valley
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/378720898#Topic/festivals> ; # Festivals
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/378720898#Place/kathmandu_valley_nepal> ; # Kathmandu Valley (Nepal)
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/840028> ; # Buddhism
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/921741> ; # Fasts and feasts
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/378720898#Topic/buddhism_nepal_kathmandu_valley> ; # Buddhism--Nepal--Kathmandu Valley
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/378720898#Topic/fasts_and_feasts_nepal_kathmandu_valley> ; # Fasts and feasts--Nepal--Kathmandu Valley
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/378720898#Topic/wallfahrt> ; # Wallfahrt
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/378720898#Place/katmandutal> ; # Katmandutal
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/378720898#Topic/festumzug> ; # Festumzug
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/378720898#Topic/religioses_fest> ; # Religiöses Fest
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/378720898#Topic/buddhism> ; # Buddhism
    schema:bookEdition "[Full length version]." ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/723642> ; # Kesang Tseten
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/18988830> ; # Sanjay Kak
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/378720898#Person/vajracharya_kapil_muni> ; # Kapil Muni Vajracharya
    schema:datePublished "2005" ;
    schema:description "Captures the complex human elements behind the wheeled chariot festival of the deity Rato Machhendranath of the Kathmadu Valley, one of Asia's greatest ancient religious festivals. Instead of exotic idealised depictions of tradition, the film portrays the gritty reality of the festival where confict or solidarity can prevail, maping the dynamic interplay between tradition and modernity."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/378720898> ;
    schema:genre "Feature films"@en ;
    schema:genre "Nonfiction films"@en ;
    schema:genre "Documentary films"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "On the road with the red god Machhendranath"@en ;
    schema:productID "83276391" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/83276391#PublicationEvent/long_beach_ny_k_tseten_2005> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/378720898#Agent/k_tseten> ; # K. Tseten
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/83276391> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/378720898#Person/vajracharya_kapil_muni> # Kapil Muni Vajracharya
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Vajracharya" ;
    schema:givenName "Kapil Muni" ;
    schema:name "Kapil Muni Vajracharya" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/378720898#Place/kathmandu_valley_nepal> # Kathmandu Valley (Nepal)
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Kathmandu Valley (Nepal)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/378720898#Place/long_beach_ny> # Long Beach, NY
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Long Beach, NY" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/378720898#Place/nepal_kathmandu_valley> # Nepal--Kathmandu Valley.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Nepal--Kathmandu Valley." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/378720898#Topic/buddhist_gods_nepal_kathmandu_valley> # Buddhist gods--Nepal--Kathmandu Valley
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85055613> ;
    schema:name "Buddhist gods--Nepal--Kathmandu Valley"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/378720898#Topic/fasts_and_feasts_nepal_kathmandu_valley> # Fasts and feasts--Nepal--Kathmandu Valley
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2005000307> ;
    schema:name "Fasts and feasts--Nepal--Kathmandu Valley"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/378720898#Topic/religioses_fest> # Religiöses Fest
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Religiöses Fest"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1245126> # Nepal--Kathmandu Valley
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Nepal--Kathmandu Valley" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1727601> # Buddhist gods
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Buddhist gods"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/840028> # Buddhism
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Buddhism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/921741> # Fasts and feasts
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Fasts and feasts"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/923329> # Festivals
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Festivals"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/18988830> # Sanjay Kak
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Kak" ;
    schema:givenName "Sanjay" ;
    schema:name "Sanjay Kak" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/723642> # Kesang Tseten
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Tseten" ;
    schema:givenName "Kesang" ;
    schema:name "Kesang Tseten" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.