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Punjab GK
July 8, 2016 by
We have compiled some simple questions related to Punjab GK. This information will be useful for anyone having an interest in Punjab. If you want to know about Punjab or you are someone having an interest in history, politics or current affairs of Punjab,
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Independence and its aftermath
October 1, 2015 by
In 1947 the Punjab Province of British India was partitioned along religious lines into West Punjab and East Punjab. Huge numbers of people were displaced, and there was much intercommunal violence. Following independence, several small Punjabi princely s
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Punjab Province (British India)
October 1, 2015 by
The Cis-Sutlej states, including Kaithal, Patiala, Jind, Thanesar, Maler Kotla, and Faridkot, were under the suzerainty of the Scindhia dynasty of the Maratha Empire, following the Second Anglo-Maratha War of 1803-1805, when Marathas lost this territory t
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The Sikh Empire
October 1, 2015 by
The Sikh Empire (1801–1849) was formed on the foundations of the Punjabi Army by Maharaja Ranjit Singh. The empire extended from the Khyber Pass in the west, to Kashmir in the north, to Sindh in the south, and Tibet in the east
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Ancient history
October 1, 2015 by
During the period when the epic Mahabharata was written around 800–400 BCE, Punjab was known as Trigarta and ruled by Katoch kings.[12][13] The Indus Valley Civilization spanned much of the Punjab region with cities such as Harappa (modern-day Punja
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Punjabi cuisine
September 26, 2015 by
Punjabi cuisine has an immense range of dishes and has become world-leader in the field; so much so that many entrepreneurs that have invested in the sector have built large personal fortunes due to popularity of Punjabi Cuisine throughout the world.[cita
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Modern Era
September 26, 2015 by
Due to the large number of Punjabi People distributed throughout the world, especially Pakistan and India, many people are increasingly experiencing the culture and becoming influenced by it. Traditional Punjabi culture is being strengthened and expanded
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Folk dances of Punjab
September 17, 2015 by
unjabi dances are an array of folk and religious dances of the Punjabi people indigenous to the Punjab region, straddling the border of India and Pakistan. The style of Punjabi dances ranges from very high energy to slow and reserved, and there are specif
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Punjabi Festivals
September 16, 2015 by
Punjabis celebrate cultural, seasonal and religious festivals, which include Maghi, Mela Chiraghan, Lohri, Holi, Vaisakhi, Teeyan, Diwali, Dussehra, and Guru Nanak Jayanti .
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Punjabi dress
September 16, 2015 by
The traditional dress for Punjabi men is the Punjabi Kurta and Tehmat which is being replaced by the kurta and pajama, especially the popular Muktsari style in India. The traditional dress for women is the Punjabi Salwar Suit which replaced the traditiona
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Punjabi literature
September 16, 2015 by
Punjabi Poetry is renowned for its deep meaning, beautiful, exciting and hopeful use of words.[citation needed] The poetry is one of the clearest views into the Punjabi mindset. Many works are being translated throughout the world into many languages. Fam
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Question
September 8, 2015 by
Breakfast recipes with respect to different regions within Punjab varies. Common ones are Chana masala, Chole, Paratha, Halwa poori,[12] Bhatoora, Falooda, Makhni doodh, Amritsari Lassi, Masala chai, Tea, Amritsari Kulchas, Phainis, Dahi vada, Dahi, Khoa,
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Question
September 8, 2015 by
Clarified butter, sunflower oil, paneer and butter are used in Punjabi cooking. Clarified butter is most often used as the variant ghee. Some north Punjab villages have also developed a local cheese variant known as dhaag, but the tradition of making d
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Style of cooking
September 7, 2015 by
here are many styles of cooking in Punjab. In the villages many people still employ the traditional infrastructure of cooking. This includes wood-fired and masonry ovens. In the past many people employed wood-burning stoves but this method is dying out. O
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Punjabi cuisine
September 7, 2015 by
Punjabi cuisine has an immense range of dishes and has become world-leader in the field; so much so that many entrepreneurs that have invested in the sector have built large personal fortunes due to popularity of Punjabi Cuisine throughout the world.[cita
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Question
September 3, 2015 by
he word "Punjab" is made up of two Persian words -Panj- and -Aab-. Panj means five and Aab means water. This name was probably given to this land possibly in an era when this region came into close contact with Persia. The Punjab was known as la
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Punjabi Culture
August 31, 2015 by
Punjabi Culture
Bhangra is one of the many Punjabi musical art forms that is increasingly being listened to in the west and is becoming a mainstream favourite.[citation needed] Punjabi music is being used by western musicians, in many ways, such as mixing it with other
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Question
August 31, 2015 by
Due to the large number of Punjabi People distributed throughout the world, especially Pakistan and India, many people are increasingly experiencing the culture and becoming influenced by it. Traditional Punjabi culture is being strengthened and expanded
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Question
August 31, 2015 by
Punjabi culture is one of the oldest and richest cultures in world history, and also one of the most vibrant. The Indian state of Punjab exhibits a unique cultural landscape, which thrives in both traditional values and utilitarian aspects. There is artis
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Question
August 29, 2015 by
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Free General Knowledge Single/Multi Choice Questions Quiz.
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punjab
March 20, 2015 by
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punjab
December 18, 2014 by
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The Punjabi Suba movement aimed at creation of a Punjabi-majority subah ("province") in the Punjab region of India in the 1950s. Led by the Akali Dal, it resulted in the formation of the Punjabi-majority Punjab state, the Hindi-majority Haryana
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Guru Nanak Dev
December 17, 2014 by
Guru Nanak Dev
Guru Nanak dev was spell bound and mesmerized when Bale and Mardana his companions would play enchanting tunes on the rabab.According to the legend in wee hours of the morning when guru nanak Dev wss taking a stroll in amritsar he sensed a fragrnce.
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Punjabi dances
December 15, 2014 by
Punjabi dances
Owing to the long history of the Punjabi culture and of the Punjabi people there is a large number of dances, normally performed at times of celebration, including harvests, festivals, and weddings. The particular background of the dances can be non-relig
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punjabi Rasoi
December 15, 2014 by
punjabi Rasoi
the beast place for chaat is the brijwasi chaat house adjacent to Airlines hotel.it is teaming with oeople from 9 to 9 the brisk sealing items are dahi bhalla, papri chaat and aloo ki tikki. Brijwasi vinod,
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punjab history
December 13, 2014 by
punjab history
The name Punjab is a xenonym/exonym and the first known mention of the word Punjab is in the writings of Ibn Batūtā, who visited the region in the 14th century.[1] The term came into wider use in the second half of the 16th century, and was used
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Shahi Tukra
December 13, 2014 by
Shahi Tukra
this is perhaps the finest sweet dish from punjab this typical dish does not find favour in eating establishments but is pampered by women in the kitchen. this dish was given to the early sixteen by sister mrs.pushpa sharma.
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Durgiana Tample
December 12, 2014 by
Durgiana Tample
The Durgiana Temple built on the lines of golden temple is strikingly beautiful .it is also known as sitla Mata mandir.many people are perhaps not aware that it has an ayurvedic medical college hospital a school for the blind a cowshed and a cremation.
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Durgiana Tample
December 12, 2014 by
Durgiana Tample
As I walk toward my heart is charged with emotion and anguish our soldier died so that we and our children may live peace and prosperity. on the rode to Wagah there is an awesome and magnificent building which catches the eye.it is a stunning piece of si
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punjab
December 10, 2014 by
punjab
Maharajah Bhupinder singh and has been done up in style with stunning views.its tariff is Rs.3,000 to Rs.5000,with breakfast. it is an incredibly low price for such comfort.if you cannot stay there at least dine in style at Rs.700 for two persons it has