Tag: Attari border
Border Ceremony or the Ministry of Silly Walks?
December 7, 2010 • Photography & Travel
The closing of the gates and the lowering of the flags ceremony at the India Pakistan border is well worth seeing. Wagah, the town where the Atari border crossing is located, hosts a highly entertaining ceremony each evening. Border security forces from both nations, dressed in uniforms fit for a...Read More
Choreographed standoff at the India Pakistan border
November 28, 2010 • Photography & Travel
Wagah, India-Pakistan border, November, 5th: It was midday in Amritsar as I was strolling along the streets weaving in an out of the maze of people and traffic when I was approached by a man who said to me “you want to see the border ceremony?” Sure I did but I wasn’t entirely sure if...Read More