Golden Temple of Amritsar Amritsar, India

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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.

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318157
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31.620045° N, 74.876397° E
Phone
Temple Manager: 0183/255-3953, -3957, or -3958
Information Office: 0183/255-3954

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Golden Temple of Amritsar (Amritsar, India)
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April 11, 2015