10 Things You Must Know About the Culture of Punjab
Always remember that people from Punjab are very frank, open and friendly. They will start treating you as a friend as soon as you meet them.
Be prepared to see people drinking in Punjab, as they just love to drink and it is totally acceptable in their culture.
Do remember that all those who live in Punjab are not Sikhs, only those who practice Sikhism are. There are people from other religions as well who dwell in Punjab.
Be ready to experience amazing hospitality and delicious food if you're going to a Punjabi's home. They just love to eat and will make you eat a lot too.
Punjabis are quite sarcastic people with a good sense of humor. Keep this in mind while having a conversation with Punjabis.
Do not feel awkward if people talk to you loudly. Punjabis are very exuberant peeps and most of them are very loud and energetic.
Do not assume that everyone in Punjab is a drug addict, neither say this to people too. Although it happens there but not everyone has gone astray.
Never ever ask a Punjabi, especially a Sikh about the 12 AM joke. It is really offensive and hurts their sentiments.
Don't get confused if you listen to gender neutral names in Punjab. A lot of names are there which are given to both girls and boys.