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Who needs *Ittar if you have Phulkari? (Virsā Artwork inspired by this story: TOTA BAGH - Garden of the Parrots)

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Who needs *Ittar if you have Phulkari? (Virsā Artwork inspired by this story: TOTA BAGH - Garden of the Parrots)

Medieval Punjab, circa 1550 on that very long and mighty road. He had been gone a long time and recent rain had swollen up the mighty Sutlej river where he filled up his *mashq and gathered some hay for his horse. *Dilli was still very far, he guessed another 20 moons. But for now, he knew he needed to find a safe *serai. These were uncertain times. Sher Shah Suri’s accidental death had shocked everyone. The ruler had done so much in such a short period of time – built this major road, for example, and issued the Rupiya coins....

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