Indian Sikh pilgrims

Indian Sikh pilgrims look out of a window after boarding a train for Pakistan at a railway station in Amritsar. Hundreds of <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PLGEO00000019" title="India" href="/topic/international/india-PLGEO00000019.topic">Indian</a> Sikh pilgrims were expected to arrive in Pakistan from India to celebrate 172nd death anniversary of Maharaja <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PEHST001856" title="Ranjit Singh" href="/topic/arts-culture/ranjit-singh-PEHST001856.topic">Ranjit Singh</a> which falls on June 29. Maharaja Ranjit Singh was also known as "Sher-e-Punjab" or "Lion of Punjab" and is remembered for uniting the Punjab as a strong nation and his possession of the Koh-i-noor diamond.

( Getty Images / June 21, 2011 )

Indian Sikh pilgrims look out of a window after boarding a train for Pakistan at a railway station in Amritsar. Hundreds of Indian Sikh pilgrims were expected to arrive in Pakistan from India to celebrate 172nd death anniversary of Maharaja Ranjit Singh which falls on June 29. Maharaja Ranjit Singh was also known as "Sher-e-Punjab" or "Lion of Punjab" and is remembered for uniting the Punjab as a strong nation and his possession of the Koh-i-noor diamond.

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