Bhangra tailgate party, A warm Punjabi Sikh hug ਸਿੱਖੀ ਪੰਜਾਬ ਭੰਗੜਾ

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UploadedAugust 11, 2012
TakenSeptember 4, 2007
ModelCanon PowerShot SD600
Exposure1/60 sec at f/2.8
FlashRed Eye, Auto-Mode
Focal Length5.8 mm
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I got back to Bhagsu after my friends left back to Israel. One evening, returning by foot from near by town of McLaud Ganj, I noticed a group of Sikhs having a tailgate party in a parking lot. The hatch of their trunk flew open and the Bhangra music was filling the air. As I walked by on the road climbing to my lodge, they called me up to join. I smiled and came closer, they poured me scotch and coke they had with them and soon enough I was dancing and hugging Enjoying new friends and an unexpected experience.

A few days earlier, at Amritsar, my Israeli friends daughter got similar attention from another young Punjubi man. Here's the story:

Bhangra tailgate party, A warm Punjabi Sikh hug ਸਿੱਖੀ ਪੰਜਾਬ ਭੰਗੜਾ. @ Himachal Pradesh, India

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