Highlights the problem of increasing population and food scarcity in India. People sit outside a house. They listen to radio. India's Prime Minister Indira Gandhi addresses the nation. She speaks about the family control measures. The high birth rate of India still remains unchecked after so many measures and efforts. Woman prays for a child.
Pandit Jawahar Lal Nehru, the first Prime Minister of India dies in New Delhi, India. Thousands of people assemble and listen to the speech of Nehru on the Independence of India. Nehru talks with the U.S. President John F Kennedy while walking in a garden. Indian national flag lowered to mourn for his death. A large crowd gathered to witness his funeral according to Hindu rituals. A woman joins hands towards the dead body of Nehru and weeps.
Highlights the problem of increasing population in India. People walk. Prime Minister Indira Gandhi speaks about the religions and customs in India. Houses and trees on a field. Boats on a beachhead. Taj Mahal. People bath in the sacred river Ganges. Cows move on street. Buildings along the sides of street. Vehicles pass on the street. People gather for the wedding ceremony. Bride arrives with other women. People gather for the funeral. A dead body is placed on a palanquin and is carried by men.
Pope Paul VI visits Holy Land in Israel and India. He is greeted and welcomed by people. A large crowd gathers to welcome the Pope. Pope visits the Sea of Galilee where Jesus Christ chose St Peter. A large crowd gathers to welcome Pope Paul VI during his visit to India. Pope drives in an open roofed car and waves hands towards a large crowd gathered. Other cardinals and priests accompany him.
The Hindu pilgrimage in India. The Himalaya Mountains, known as the roof of the world, is the dwelling place of the Hindu God Shiva. Pilgrims undertake a pilgrimage to wash away their sickness and sins. They climb up mountains on foot and mules. A holy stream. Pilgrims take bath in the holy stream. Pilgrims enter into an ice cave. A picture of the Hindu God Shiva. Pilgrims and priests in the holy ice cave.
Highlights the problem of increasing population in India. People work near a river. People engaged in construction of a building. Men, women and children work. Workers work on the roof of the building under construction.