PHOTOS: A tribute to the brave Dulla Bhatti

The tale of Dulla Bhatti comes alive on Lohri. According to folklore, the brave rebel rescued girls from oppressors and married them off in traditional style. We celebrate his warrior spirit as we recreate an era long gone, this Lohri 2019.

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New Delhi, India : Model Ninja Singh (F) and Sapna Dutta (B) pose for the special Lohri feature for HT CITY at 7 Jantar Mantar Road in New Delhi on Thursday 10 January 2019. (Photo: Jasjeet Plaha)

New Delhi, India : Model Ninja Singh (F) and Sapna Dutta (B) pose for the special Lohri feature for HT CITY at 7 Jantar Mantar Road in New Delhi on Thursday 10 January 2019. (Photo: Jasjeet Plaha)

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New Delhi, India : Model Ninja Singh pose for the special Lohri feature for HT CITY at 7 Jantar Mantar Road in New Delhi on Thursday 10 January 2019. (Photo: Jasjeet Plaha)

New Delhi, India : Model Ninja Singh pose for the special Lohri feature for HT CITY at 7 Jantar Mantar Road in New Delhi on Thursday 10 January 2019. (Photo: Jasjeet Plaha)

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New Delhi, India : Model Ninja Singh (F) and Sapna Dutta (B) pose for the special Lohri feature for HT CITY at 7 Jantar Mantar Road in New Delhi on Thursday 10 January 2019. (Photo: Jasjeet Plaha)

New Delhi, India : Model Ninja Singh (F) and Sapna Dutta (B) pose for the special Lohri feature for HT CITY at 7 Jantar Mantar Road in New Delhi on Thursday 10 January 2019. (Photo: Jasjeet Plaha)

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New Delhi, India : Model Ninja Singh (F) and Sapna Dutta (B) pose for the special Lohri feature for HT CITY at 7 Jantar Mantar Road in New Delhi on Thursday 10 January 2019. (Photo: Jasjeet Plaha)

New Delhi, India : Model Ninja Singh (F) and Sapna Dutta (B) pose for the special Lohri feature for HT CITY at 7 Jantar Mantar Road in New Delhi on Thursday 10 January 2019. (Photo: Jasjeet Plaha)

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New Delhi, India : Model Bhavya (L) and Deepika Singh (R) pose for the special Lohri feature for HT CITY at 7 Jantar Mantar Road in New Delhi on Thursday 10 January 2019. (Photo: Jasjeet Plaha)

New Delhi, India : Model Bhavya (L) and Deepika Singh (R) pose for the special Lohri feature for HT CITY at 7 Jantar Mantar Road in New Delhi on Thursday 10 January 2019. (Photo: Jasjeet Plaha)

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New Delhi, India : Model Bhavya (L) and Deepika Singh (R) pose for the special Lohri feature for HT CITY at 7 Jantar Mantar Road in New Delhi on Thursday 10 January 2019. (Photo: Jasjeet Plaha)

New Delhi, India : Model Bhavya (L) and Deepika Singh (R) pose for the special Lohri feature for HT CITY at 7 Jantar Mantar Road in New Delhi on Thursday 10 January 2019. (Photo: Jasjeet Plaha)

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New Delhi, India : (Back to Front) Model Umesh Gulia, Ninja Singh and Daljit Sean Singh pose for the special Lohri feature for HT CITY at 7 Jantar Mantar Road in New Delhi on Thursday 10 January 2019. (Photo: Jasjeet Plaha)

New Delhi, India : (Back to Front) Model Umesh Gulia, Ninja Singh and Daljit Sean Singh pose for the special Lohri feature for HT CITY at 7 Jantar Mantar Road in New Delhi on Thursday 10 January 2019. (Photo: Jasjeet Plaha)

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New Delhi, India : (Left to Right) Model Bhavya, Sapna Dutta, Ninja Singh and Deepika Singh pose for the special Lohri feature for HT CITY at 7 Jantar Mantar Road in New Delhi on Thursday 10 January 2019. (Photo: Jasjeet Plaha)

New Delhi, India : (Left to Right) Model Bhavya, Sapna Dutta, Ninja Singh and Deepika Singh pose for the special Lohri feature for HT CITY at 7 Jantar Mantar Road in New Delhi on Thursday 10 January 2019. (Photo: Jasjeet Plaha)

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New Delhi, India : (Left to Right) Model Bhavya, Sapna Dutta, Ninja Singh and Deepika Singh pose for the special Lohri feature for HT CITY at 7 Jantar Mantar Road in New Delhi on Thursday 10 January 2019. (Photo: Jasjeet Plaha)

New Delhi, India : (Left to Right) Model Bhavya, Sapna Dutta, Ninja Singh and Deepika Singh pose for the special Lohri feature for HT CITY at 7 Jantar Mantar Road in New Delhi on Thursday 10 January 2019. (Photo: Jasjeet Plaha)

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New Delhi, India : (Clockwise) Daljit Sean Singh, Sapna Dutta and Ninja Singh pose for the special Lohri feature for HT CITY at 7 Jantar Mantar Road in New Delhi on Thursday 10 January 2019. (Photo: Jasjeet Plaha)

New Delhi, India : (Clockwise) Daljit Sean Singh, Sapna Dutta and Ninja Singh pose for the special Lohri feature for HT CITY at 7 Jantar Mantar Road in New Delhi on Thursday 10 January 2019. (Photo: Jasjeet Plaha)

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