Lesser Known Facts About The Golden Temple, Amritsar

The Logical Indian Punjab

November 7th, 2015 / 2:56 PM

Source: scrolldroll

A symbol of brotherhood, equality and glory of the Sikhs, the Harmandir Sahib (Golden Temple) in Amritsar welcomes thousands of devotees from all walks of life each day. Designed by the fifth Sikh guru, Guru Arjan Dev Ji in the late 16th century, the Golden Temple has witnessed the history unfold and stood tall for more than four centuries now.

Here are the fascinating and little known facts about Harmandir Sahib you might not have heard of.

Golden-Temple-Amritsar-Facts-11

Golden-Temple-Amritsar-Facts-10

Golden-Temple-Amritsar-Facts-8

Golden-Temple-Amritsar-Facts-5

Golden-Temple-Amritsar-Facts-7

Golden-Temple-Amritsar-Facts-9

Golden-Temple-Amritsar-Facts-6

Golden-Temple-Amritsar-Facts-4

Golden-Temple-Amritsar-Facts-1


Contributors

Written by :

Edited by :

Share your thoughts..

Related Stories

Woman Saves Baby Amritsar

Amritsar Tragedy: Woman Saves 10-Month-Old Baby Flung Into Air Moments Before The Train Hit His Father

Amritsar Train Tragedy

Amritsar Train Tragedy: Punjab CM Orders Magisterial Inquiry Into The Accident Which Killed Over 60

mazdoor-kisan sangharsh rally

Over 2 Lakh Farmers And Workers Rally In Delhi For Their Rights; Known About It

Arun Kembhavi

Meghalaya: Meet This IAS Officer Who Cycles To Work & Is Known As “People’s District Commissioner”

Punjab: CM Announces Waiver Of State’s Share Of GST On Langar Items For Golden Temple

Golden Temple Paid Rs 2 Cr GST On Langar Items, Requests Govt To Exempt Tax

Latest on The Logical Indian

Awareness

Why Does India Still Allow Politicians To Contest From More Than One Constituency?

News

Worrying Sign: India Slips 2 Places In Press Freedom Index, Ranked 140 Out Of 180 Countries

Awareness

Corporate India Reeks Of Caste Preferences: Study Reveals Corporates Consider Caste > Profits For Mergers

Get Inspired

Menaka Guruswamy And Arundhati Katju – Advocates Who Fought For LGBTQ Are On Time’s 100 Most Influential People

Get Inspired

Menaka Guruswamy And Arundhati Katju – Advocates Who Fought For LGBTQ Are On Time’s 100 Most Influential People

News

Delhi: Hacker Disguised As Retired Army Personnel, Robs Online Buyer Of Rs 2.5 Lac

x

Stories that deserve attention, delivered to your inbox!

Handpicked, newsworthy stories which deserve the attention of a rational generation.