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PUNJAB<br />
PUNJAB : Land of Five rivers<br /><ul><li>Punjab is a state in northwest India.
Five rivers : Beas, Jhelum, Chenab, Ravi and Sutlej.</li></li></ul><li>Two of the Rivers Passing<br />
PROFILE<br />District(s): 20<br />Capital: Chandigarh<br />Largest city:Ludhiana<br />Population:24,289,296 (15th)<br />La...
History<br />The Indian state of Punjab was created in 1947.<br />Akbar : Mughal ruler was crowned in Gurdaspur district o...
Places in Raj Province<br />
GEOGRAPHY<br /><ul><li>Punjab extends from the latitudes 29.30° N to 32.32° N
Longitudes 73.55° E to 76.50° E.
Due to the presence of a large number of rivers, most of the Punjab is a fertile plain.</li></li></ul><li>CULTURE :Punjabi...
Punjabi Wedding Tradition<br /><ul><li>Punjabi wedding traditions and ceremonies are traditionally conducted in Punjabi.
 They are a strong reflection of Punjabi culture.</li></li></ul><li>Punjabi Attire<br />
Cuisine<br /><ul><li>Punjabi cuisine can be non-vegetarian or completely vegetarian.
Exclusive Punjabi dishes Mah Di Dal and SaronDaSaag (Sarson Ka Saag). </li></li></ul><li>RELIGIONS OF PUNJAB<br /><ul><li>...
ISLAM
HINDUISM</li></li></ul><li>Tourist Destinations<br />ChhatbirZoological Park: Famous for Lion safari, apart from star attr...
Golden Temple<br />HariMandir<br />
Flora and Fauna<br />There are no natural forests in the plains.<br />Mango is largely cultivated in the south-east of the...
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  1. 1. PUNJAB<br />
  2. 2.
  3. 3. PUNJAB : Land of Five rivers<br /><ul><li>Punjab is a state in northwest India.
  4. 4. Five rivers : Beas, Jhelum, Chenab, Ravi and Sutlej.</li></li></ul><li>Two of the Rivers Passing<br />
  5. 5. PROFILE<br />District(s): 20<br />Capital: Chandigarh<br />Largest city:Ludhiana<br />Population:24,289,296 (15th)<br />Language(s): Punjabi<br />Area :50,362 km2 <br />
  6. 6. History<br />The Indian state of Punjab was created in 1947.<br />Akbar : Mughal ruler was crowned in Gurdaspur district of Punjab..<br /><ul><li>The Golden throne of Punjab.</li></li></ul><li>The capital of the undivided Punjab province, Lahore, ended up in West Pakistan after partition.<br />Chandigarh : union territory which serves as the capital of both Punjab and Haryana.<br />
  7. 7. Places in Raj Province<br />
  8. 8. GEOGRAPHY<br /><ul><li>Punjab extends from the latitudes 29.30° N to 32.32° N
  9. 9. Longitudes 73.55° E to 76.50° E.
  10. 10. Due to the presence of a large number of rivers, most of the Punjab is a fertile plain.</li></li></ul><li>CULTURE :Punjabi Music<br />Bhangra is one of the many Punjabi musical art forms.<br />Punjabi Classical music is increasingly becoming popular in the west .<br />
  11. 11. Punjabi Wedding Tradition<br /><ul><li>Punjabi wedding traditions and ceremonies are traditionally conducted in Punjabi.
  12. 12. They are a strong reflection of Punjabi culture.</li></li></ul><li>Punjabi Attire<br />
  13. 13.
  14. 14. Cuisine<br /><ul><li>Punjabi cuisine can be non-vegetarian or completely vegetarian.
  15. 15. Exclusive Punjabi dishes Mah Di Dal and SaronDaSaag (Sarson Ka Saag). </li></li></ul><li>RELIGIONS OF PUNJAB<br /><ul><li>SIKHISM
  16. 16. ISLAM
  17. 17. HINDUISM</li></li></ul><li>Tourist Destinations<br />ChhatbirZoological Park: Famous for Lion safari, apart from star attraction Royal Bengal Tigers.<br />Bhakra-Nangal: Bhakradam, the highest dam of its kind I the world spans the river Sutlej, its poer houses light up all of North India.<br />
  18. 18. Golden Temple<br />HariMandir<br />
  19. 19. Flora and Fauna<br />There are no natural forests in the plains.<br />Mango is largely cultivated in the south-east of the Punjab .<br />The silkworm is reared with great skill and industry.<br />
  20. 20. Thank You<br />
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