About this collection

Films, photographs and texts describing the peoples of the Nepal Himalayas. In particular the collection contains the materials collected by Professor Macfarlane and Sarah Harrison among the Gurungs of Central Nepal in the period between 1968 and 2001.

Recent Submissions

  • Reflections in Thak 2010 

    Macfarlane (2010)
  • 'Glance of Genius; the life and work of B.H.Hodgson' 

    Riley-Smith, Tristram (2008-11-20)
    This is a film about the important student of the Nepal Himalayas, B.H.Hodgson, who was British Resident there in the nineteenth century and made many valuable collections now in the British Library and elsewhere.
  • Films of the Gurungs 

    Macfarlane, Alan (2006-03-07)
    Films of the Gurungs of Nepal
  • Films on the Gurungs of Nepal 

    Macfarlane, Alan (2006-03-01)
    Films taken by Alan Macfarlane and Sarah Harrison between 1969 and 2001 in Nepal. Mainly of the Gurungs (tamu-mai) living in Pokhara and in villages north of that town.

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