Distance from Delhi -414 kms
Streets bustling with bazaars, people jostling for space, the aroma of food wafting everywhere…Amritsar is a town that has captured the hearts of many. Although it might seem overwhelming at first, few days here and you would want to come back to this wonderful place. That I promise.
The Golden Temple Amritsar India (Sri Harimandir Sahib Amritsar) is not only a central religious place of the Sikhs, but also a symbol of human brotherhood and equality. Everybody, irrespective of cast, creed or race can seek spiritual solace and religious fulfilment without any hindrance. It also represents the distinct identity, glory and heritage of the Sikhs.
The Golden Temple Amritsar India (Sri Harmandir Sahib Amritsar) has a unique Sikh architecture. Built at a level lower than the surrounding land level, The Gurudwara teaches the lesson of egalitarianism and humility. The four entrances of this holy shrine from all four directions, signify that people belonging to every walk of life are equally welcome.
Most of you may know Amritsar for being the home of Golden Temple or the historical Wagah Border. However, there’s a lot more to this city than what meets the eye and its shopping sites prove just that. From commercial centers to the famous street shop.
Hall Bazaar presents a wide range of products from electronics items, ornaments, best quality books, handicrafts and ready-made garments.
Guru Bazaar is a market : a permanent enclosed merchandising area, marketplace, or street of shops where you will get all kinds of stuff like cloths, .
Shastri Market presents a wide range of products from electronics items, ornaments, best quality books, handicrafts and ready-made garments.
But really, the main reason you should visit the city of Amritsar is the Golden Temple. Right from the langar and the volunteers to the ghee laden prasad, everything will touch your heart. Unlike many other religious places in India, Golden Temple is untouched by commercialism. The Golden Temple is what a religious place should ideally be. It gave us a holy experience to the fullest.