Maya (1965)

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  • Maya the Magnificient Alternative

Synopsis

Jungle melodrama. Terry Bowen,a young American boy joins his father, a big game hunter in India. He runs away when his father shoots a young cheetah and meets Raji a young Hindu boy. Raji has promised his dying father that he would deliver Maya, a white baby elephant to a sacred temple in the jungle, in fulfillment of an oath. Terry decides to accompany and help Raji in his task.

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