Majha

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Majha (Punjabi: ਮਾਝਾ (Gurmukhi), (Shahmukhi); Mājhā) is a region located in the central parts of the historical Punjab region split between India and Pakistan.wikipedia
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Amritsar

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The most populous city in the area is Lahore on the Pakistani side and Amritsar on the Indian side of the border.
Amritsar, historically also known as Rāmdāspur and colloquially as Ambarsar, is a city in northwestern India which is the administrative headquarters of the Amritsar district and is located in the Majha region of the Indian state of Punjab.

Punjabi language

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Majha (Punjabi: ਮਾਝਾ (Gurmukhi), (Shahmukhi); Mājhā) is a region located in the central parts of the historical Punjab region split between India and Pakistan. Most inhabitants of the region speak the Majhi dialect, which is the basis of the standard register of the Punjabi language.
Majhi is spoken in the heart of Punjab in the region of Majha, which spans Lahore, Amritsar, Gurdaspur, Kasur, Tarn Taran, Faisalabad, Nankana Sahib, Pathankot, Okara, Pakpattan, Sahiwal, Narowal, Sheikhupura, Sialkot, Chiniot, Gujranwala and Gujrat districts.

Tarn Taran district

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The Majha region of Indian State of Punjab covers the area between Beas and Ravi rivers, including the area on the north of Sutlej, after the confluence of Beas and Sutlej at Harike in Tarn Taran district, extending up to the Ravi River, which is all part of the Majha region in India. Four districts of Indian state of Punjab - Amritsar, Tarn Taran, Gurdaspur, and Pathankot.
Tarn Taran district is one of the districts in the Majha region of Punjab, India.

Punjab

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Majha (Punjabi: ਮਾਝਾ (Gurmukhi), (Shahmukhi); Mājhā) is a region located in the central parts of the historical Punjab region split between India and Pakistan.
Historic foreign invasions mainly targeted the most productive central region of the Punjab known as the Majha region, which is also the bedrock of Punjabi culture and traditions.

Amritsar district

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Four districts of Indian state of Punjab - Amritsar, Tarn Taran, Gurdaspur, and Pathankot.
Amritsar district is one of 22 districts located in the Majha region of the Indian state of Punjab.

Gurdaspur district

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Four districts of Indian state of Punjab - Amritsar, Tarn Taran, Gurdaspur, and Pathankot.
Gurdaspur district is a district in the Majha region of the state of Punjab, India.

Majhi dialect

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Most inhabitants of the region speak the Majhi dialect, which is the basis of the standard register of the Punjabi language.
Majhi is the standard dialect of Punjabi and is spoken in the Majha region of the Punjab.

Gujranwala District

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Gujranwala belonged to the Majha region of ancient Punjab.

Tarn Taran Sahib

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Tarn Taran Sahib is a town in the Majha region of the state of Punjab, in northern India.

Punjab, India

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During the partition of India in 1947, the Majha region of Punjab was split between India and Pakistan when the Indian Punjab and Pakistani Punjab were formed.
Punjab has 22 districts which are geographically classified into Majha, Malwa, Doaba and Poadh regions.

Gujranwala

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This region contains thirteen districts of the Pakistani province of Punjab, including the cities of Lahore, Faisalabad, Gujranwala, Gujrat, and Sialkot.
Gujranwala is also part of the Majha - a historical region of northern Punjab.

Batala

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It is a municipal corporation in Gurdaspur District in the Majha region of the state of Punjab, India.

Sikh Empire

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The Sikh Empire was founded in the Majha region, and so the region is also sometimes referred to as "the cradle of the brave Sikhs."
An estimated 90% of the Sikh population at the time, and more than half of the total population, was concentrated in the upper Bari, Jalandhar, and upper Rechna Doabs, and in the areas of their greatest concentration formed about one third of the population in the 1830s; half of the Sikh population of this core region was in the area covered by the later districts of Lahore and Amritsar.

Ranjit Singh

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Ranjit Singh was born on 13 November 1780, to Maha Singh Sukerchakia and Raj Kaur – the daughter of Raja Gajpat Singh of Jind, in Gujranwala, in the Majha region of Punjab (now in Pakistan).

Hari Singh Nalwa

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Hari Singh Nalwa was born in Gujranwala, in the Majha region of Punjab to Dharam Kaur and Gurdial Singh Uppal, in a Khatri family.

Dara Singh

Dara Singh RandhawaFather Singh
Randhawa was born in a Jat Sikh family as Deedar Singh Randhawa on 19 November 1928 in the village of Dharmuchak in the Majha area of the Punjab region of India.

Sham Singh Atariwala

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He was born in the 1790s in the house of well known Sikh farmers in the town of Attari (a few kilometres from the border of Indian and Pakistan Punjab in India), Amritsar, in the Majha region of Panjab, India.

Surender Mohan Pathak

Surender Mohan Pathak (born 19 February 1940 at Khemkaran, in Tarn Taran district near Amritsar, in the Majha region of Punjab) is an author of Hindi-language crime fiction with nearly 300 novels to his credit.

Malwa (Punjab)

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Malwa is the region of Punjab that lies to the south of Majha, separated by the Satluj river, and to the north and west of Poadh.

Doaba

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The river Sutlej separates Doaba from the Malwa region to its south and the river Beas separates Doaba from the Majha region to its north.

Chhajja Singh Dhillon

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He was also the founder of the Bhangi Misl He was a Jat of Panjwar village of Tarn Taran District in Majha region of Punjab, approximately 24 km from Amritsar.

Puadh

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The Majha, Malwa, and Doaba make up majority of the Punjab.

Gurmukhi

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Majha (Punjabi: ਮਾਝਾ (Gurmukhi), (Shahmukhi); Mājhā) is a region located in the central parts of the historical Punjab region split between India and Pakistan.

Shahmukhi alphabet

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Majha (Punjabi: ਮਾਝਾ (Gurmukhi), (Shahmukhi); Mājhā) is a region located in the central parts of the historical Punjab region split between India and Pakistan.