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About Punjab

Seal of PunjabSatellite view is showing the Indian state of Punjab, located in northwest India. With the partition of India in 1947, the Punjab province of British India was divided between India and Pakistan.

Golden Temple in Amritsa, Punjab
The Golden Temple in Amritsar is the holiest shrine of Sikhism.
Image: Julian Nitzsche
The state borders the Pakistani province of Punjab to the west, the Indian states of Jammu and Kashmir to the north, Himachal Pradesh to the northeast, Haryana to the south and southeast, Chandigarh to the southeast and Rajasthan to the southwest.

With an area of 50,362 km² the state is just a little larger than Slovakia or twice the size of the US state of Maryland.

Capital city of Punjab is Chandigarh, which also serves as the capital of India's Haryana state. Largest city in Punjab is Ludhiana.

Punjab has a population of 24.3 million people, the majority of Punjab's population are Sikhs, adherents of Sikhism, a monotheistic religion. Spoken language is Punjabi, an Indo-Aryan language.

The map shows Punjab state with expressways, main roads and streets, and the location of Chandigarh International Airport (IATA code: IXC) and Amritsar International Airport (IATA code: ATQ).

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Thursday-September-29  07:05  
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