Golden Temple of Amritsar Amritsar, India

The holiest site in Sikhism, the Golden Temple seems to float on the water. It enshrines the holy book, Guru Granth Sahib, which is venerated by pilgrims throughout the day and put to bed at night.

Illuminated at Night
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Facts & Stats

Id
248406
Best Known As
Golden Temple of Amritsar
Full Name
Golden Temple of Amritsar
Also Known As
Hari Mandir
Harmandir Sahib
Coordinates
31.620045° N, 74.876397° E  (map)

Contact Info

Phone
Temple Manager: 0183/255-3953, -3957, or -3958
Information Office: 0183/255-3954

Timeline

1574
Untitled Event Golden Temple of Amritsar
1601
Golden Temple of Amritsar completed Golden Temple of Amritsar