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.

Facts & Stats on the Golden Temple of Amritsar

Go Historic ID
318157
Names
Golden Temple of Amritsar
Hari Mandir
Harmandir Sahib
Dates
1574-1601
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Visitor & Contact Information

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

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About This Listing

Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Title
Golden Temple of Amritsar - Amritsar, India