The Golden Temple Amritsar India, Sri Harimandir Sahib Amritsar, is a central religious place of the Sikhs and 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.
Sri Harmandir Sahib, also known as Sri Darbar Sahib or Golden Temple, is named after Hari (God) the temple of God. The Sikhs all over the world, daily wish to pay visit to Sri Amritsar and to pay obeisance at Sri Harmandir Sahib in their Ardas. Important anniversaries associated with the lives of the Gurus are referred to as Gurpurbs. There is kirtan, a musical recitation of hymns from Sri Guru Granth Sahib as well as katha. Free sweets and langar are also offered to the general public outside some gurdwaras.
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