Gangtok

Inside Tibet: Rare film of pre-Chinese Invasion

Fascinating journey of a U.S. military and diplomatic mission from Gangtok, India, to Lhasa, Tibet during World War II. Scenes of Tibetan natives, terrain, travel facilities, housing, a New Year religious festival, the Dalai Lama’s palaces in Lhasa, monasteries and other religious buildings. 40 minutes.