Zar Zari Zar Baksh Dargah, ritual of thanksgiving for child, weighing baskets for ritual

Dublin Core

Title

Zar Zari Zar Baksh Dargah, ritual of thanksgiving for child, weighing baskets for ritual

Subject

Religions-Islam; Religions-Ritual; Daily Life-Celebrations; People-Children

Description

These two metal baskets used for the child weighing ritual are connected by a thick rope positioned over the strong limb of a tree in the courtyard of the dargah. [For description of the ritual, see cbind0043.]

Date

2003-01
2003-01

Contributor

Benton, Cathy
Lake Forest College

Rights

Copyright: April 2003 Cathy Benton. Images and content on this site are available for educational and research purposes, provided due recognition is given to the author. Transmission or reproduction of protected items beyond fair use requires the written permission of the photographer.

Relation

cbind0042; cbind0043; cbind0044; cbind0045; cbind0046; cbind0047; cbind0048; cbind0050

Format

Image/jpg

Type

Still image

Identifier

cbind0049

Coverage

India
Maharashtra (state), Khuldabad [not taken from Getty Thesaurus]

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

1280 w x 960 h

Files

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Citation

“Zar Zari Zar Baksh Dargah, ritual of thanksgiving for child, weighing baskets for ritual,” ASIANetwork IDEAS Project, accessed December 17, 2017, http://www.ideasproject.org/items/show/3738.