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Golden Temple


Amritsar, Punjab in North India.


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The Golden Temple, Amritsar Information

Amritsar the land of 5 rivers precisely called the pool of nectar is adorned with the jewel of lush green fields and golden panorama of Punjab. The city is also home to the most sacred shrines of the Sikhs the ‘Golden Temple’, which is constructed in 1579 by Guru Ramdas, the fourth of the Sikh Gurus.The Golden Temple or Darbar Sahib, is an emblem of the splendor and power of the Sikh people through out the world. This is an example of the spirit of tolerance and acceptance that the Sikh philosophy offers. Guru Arjan Sahib erected this holy structure on the lower level and with 4 entrance and exits from four sides, unlike Hindu Temples having only one gate for the entrance and exit. The Temple is open for every person without any discrimination of Caste, creed, sex and religion thus generating a symbol of new faith

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Comments (368)

Anton Bacea on December 26, 2011

Fantastic photo!


Merry Christmas and Happy New Year !!!

Greetings from Romania, Anton

Константин Сушко on December 26, 2011

beautiful and LIKE!!!

Greetings from Russia, Murmansk!!!!

MERRY CHRISTMAS and HAPPY NEW YEAR for you and your family!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Vasilis Anastopoulos on December 27, 2011

Beautiful night picture. Voted and like

Happy new year.

Greetings from Athens, Vasilis

Ho Tich Chau on December 30, 2011

Happy new year 2012, my best wishes. Magnificent. LIKE + YS The best regards from France. châu.

Roman Zázvorka on December 30, 2011

Thank you very much roymonotosh for your visit, beautiful comments and your kind praise. I wish you Happy New Year! All the best from Czech republic. Roman

Roman Zázvorka on December 30, 2011


Вадим Крюков on January 4, 2012

Beautiful photo! Regards, Vadim. L + F

basiach on January 8, 2012

Roy you have a beautiful gallery! Congratulations!

Warm greetings from Poland! Barbara

knasur on January 15, 2012

preciosa foto del hermoso templo en oro, buena perspectiva y ángulo,


saludos, knasur

Marek Stanek on January 15, 2012

Amazing light! F-94

Greetings, Marek

eric-bretagne-29 on January 16, 2012

superbe prise bâtiment extraordinaire L+F amitiés eric

Michal Ritter on January 19, 2012

a beautiful night photo, magical golden color .. very like .With friendly greetings Michal

hüsamettin_alpaslan on January 21, 2012


Çok güzel kompozisyon ve renkler çok iyi. En iyi dileklerimle,selamlar. Like 279

Pom' Angers on January 22, 2012

wow Roy. YsL. cordial salut, pom'

Konstantin Khrapko on January 25, 2012


Bobby Vempati on January 27, 2012

Great capture..L+F

kiselyushka on January 27, 2012

L-283, F-98, beautiful reflections and photo, kind regards, Vladimir

Matteo B on February 8, 2012

Great shot!


Best regards from Italy, matteberna

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Photo taken in Atta Mandi, Katra Ahluwalia, Amritsar, Punjab 143006, India
Harmandir Sahib

Photo details

  • Uploaded on November 1, 2011
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    by roymonotosh
    • Camera: SONY DSE-W110
    • Taken on 2011/08/30 14:16:18