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India: The North

29 minutes 21 seconds

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Wide shot of the front of the Taj Mahal, a white 17th century marble mausoleum. Caption. And an eternal monument to love.

Explores the history and culture of India left by the Dravidian, Aryan, Moghul, and British invaders. Addresses Hindu beliefs and the caste system, traces Ghandi's life and influence, and recounts the building of the Taj Mahal. Covers Islam's growth and the reign of the Maharajas. Does not include southern India or its cities.

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Runtime: 29 minutes 21 seconds

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