Punjab Amritsar Golden Temple
Golden Temple
Average:(average: 4.5 out of 5. Total: 10)
Golden Temple Rd, Atta Mandi, Katra Ahluwalia, Amritsar, Punjab 143006 [Direction]

One of the most prominent spiritual sites in the country, The Golden Temple is a Gurdwara located in the city of Amritsar. The Golden Temple, also known as Harmandir Sahib or Darbar Sahib is the holiest Gurdwara and the most important pilgrimage site of Sikhism.

The Temple was built around the man-made pool, called Sarovar. In 1589, Guru Arjan, the fifth Guru of Sikhism, requested Sai Mir Mian Mohammad to lay its foundation stone. In 1604, Guru Arjan placed a copy of the Adi Granth in Harmandir Sahib.

The Golden Temple became the center of the Singh Sabha movement between 1883 and 1920. The temple is a two-story structure with the top half covered in pure gold and the rest made of white marble, with precious color stones.

Timing
04:00 AM to 11:00 PM
Entry Fee
No Entry Fee
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This Post Has 10 Comments

  1. Shivam Tripathi
    (5/5)

    The place is clean and safe so before joining, you will keep your boots outside to clean your feet. There is free food inside, but it is necessary not to waste a bit of it.

  2. Nayna Mishra
    (5/5)

    The Golden Temple is Amritsar’s most magnificent location to visit and an impressive site. Before entering, men and women must cover their heads.

  3. Gagandeep
    (5/5)

    One of the holiest places in Sikhism and all must visit once in a lifetime.

  4. Triveni Gupta
    (4/5)

    Photography are not allowed, but actually are not strictly implemented.

  5. Manjuli Maurya
    (4/5)

    Everyone who enters the temple place should cover his head with a cloth as a sign of respect on each entrance.

  6. Harminder Pal
    (5/5)

    One of the best places I’ve ever seen.

  7. Mukesh Singh
    (4/5)

    This place is iconic and the night view is so spectacular, and all the volunteers are so friendly and respectful.

  8. Suman Acharya
    (4/5)

    Very impressive and worth the experience.

  9. Sudha Aarti
    (4/5)

    Don’t hesitate to cover your head or else every few minutes you will be questioned.

  10. Jagpal Jaideep
    (5/5)

    Harmandir Sahib is also known as the Golden Temple is the most beautiful place in Amritsar, which is famous all over the world.

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