Nikita S Khrushchev and Nikolani A Bulganin of Russia arrive in India by a plane in Delhi, India. Premier Jawaharlal Nehru greets the dignitaries. The Qutb Minar and the Jantar Mantar buildings. Khrushchev and Nikolani A Bulganin wave with hats to huge crowd from balcony.
Views from a vehicle moving slowly along the center of a busy street in a city in India. Men walk on the street. Horse-carts on street. Goods being transported on the horse-carts. Buildings along the sides of street. Notable absence of motor traffic.
Scenes of beautiful buildings and gardens with palm trees, in India. Several persons seen around entrance of one building, A woman ascends steps and walks across a stone terrace, in what appears to be a Temple courtyard. A tent is seen in background.
Washermen, called Dhobis, washing laundry at an outdoor laundry called a Dhobi Ghat, in India. The washermen are seen striking the laundry on flogging stones. Laundry laid out to dry in the sun. Houses in the background. Man wearing a Shola style pith helmet, walks close past the camera, and is seen again, later, in the center of the activity.
A Persian Wheel in operation in India. An Indian man rides behind, and drives, two bullocks turning a large wooden spoked cylinder. The outside bullock is blindfolded. An open spoked wooden gear and drive shaft engage the bullock wheel, turning a water wheel several yards away. View of jugs, tied to the water wheel with rope, lifting water from a source.
A busy street market in India. Many pedestrians moving about the area and crossing the street. A camel caravan is seen coming through a huge gateway and proceeding along the street. Several wagons pulled by bullocks are seen. An elephant carrying a rider, wearing a garland of flowers, proceeds slowly along the street.