India: Empire of the Spirit (1991)

Film details

  • Featuring

    Michael Wood

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year

    1991

  • Type

    Television

  • Category

    Non Fiction

Alternative titles

  • India: The Legacy of Hinduism Alternative

Synopsis

Michael Wood journeys in search of the spirit of India, from the Taj Mahal to the holy city of Benares, from remote villages to South Indian temple cities. He also visits the Kumbha Mela, a religious festival on the Ganges, which attracts 15 million people each day.

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