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Introduction

My guidebook had a little blurb about a strange yet endearing ritual that takes place at the India/Pakistan border every evening at sunset, about 27km from Amritsar. For you Monty Python fans, imagine if the "closing of the gate" ceremony was organized by the Ministry of Silly Walks, and played out against a backdrop of screaming fans in a rock concert frenzy....