Amritsar's technicolour bazaars and dhabas selling kulchas are a feast for the senses. Here's a 48-hour guide to the storied city.
It is also a visceral reminder of the largest human migration across two countries.
Now a female Nihang (warrior), she embodies the spirit of the religion at the Hola Mohalla Festival in Punjab.
And why you need to eat out of your hands.
The Punjabi city thrums with the energy of its generous residents.
Intimate stories, exhibits, and artefacts from 1947.
It takes hundreds of volunteers to keep the gurudwara's kitchens running 24 hours a day.
An Amritsar reverie.
A spicy souvenir adds punch and crunch to everyday meals.