Pictures of the Golden Temple of Amritsar

The Harmandir Sahib or the Darbar Sahi is more commonly known as the Golden Temple situated in the city of Amritsar, Punjab. It is the holiest temple (called Gurdwara) of the Sikhs. It was built by the sixth Guru Guru Arjun Dev, in the 16th Century when he completed the Adi Granth, the scriptures of Sikhism and then installed it in the Gurdwara. One great thing about this Gurdwara is that any one of any religion can go and worship. It is estimated that 100,000 people visit the temple every day. I highly recommend visiting the temple in Amritsar if you happen to be visiting North India.

Here are some pictures of the Golden Temple sent to me by a friend.

Pictures of Golden Temple

Pictures of Golden Temple

Pictures of Golden Temple

Pictures of Golden Temple

Pictures of Golden Temple

Pictures of Golden Temple

Pictures of Golden Temple

Pictures of Golden Temple

Pictures of Golden Temple

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21 Responses to “Pictures of the Golden Temple of Amritsar”

  1. Michael Belk says:

    Shalu, what a beautiful place. It rivals any of today’s architecture. I bet it has been around for years. The water is picture perfect.

  2. Sapna says:

    HI Shalu jee

    These are really the great pictures of the Great Gurudwara, I have been to this Holy temple many times and I think your post is the great reminder to be there once again.

    Thanks for sharing this great post.


  3. Hi Shalu Ji,

    Thanks for sharing snaps of this awesome holy place.
    Golden temple is in my list of place to visit.

    If things goes well then I’ll soon visit this holy place. i have heard lots about its beauty. People get peace of mind while visiting such holy places.

  4. farouk says:

    india indeed has lots of amazing places
    i would like to visit that temple one day

  5. Janit says:

    Those are some really beautiful pictures of the Golden Temple.
    Thanks for sharing Shaluji.

  6. Aman Verma says:

    I am an indian but i didn’t got a chance to visit amritsar yet..but now m happy that i am looking amratsar from your eyes..
    Thanks you for doing such a hard work for us..!!

  7. Purnima says:

    Nice share Shalu . Its a divine place . I have been there many a times and the feeling cannot be expressed in words . One feels so close to the divine power .

  8. Shane Curtis says:

    India is really a great place to unwind, have some relax and have some fun. The temple is beautiful and I love it.

  9. Alok says:

    I love this place of peace and more happy about your work. Sapna your are spreading our culture in world that is a hats off job.

  10. Ayush Jain says:

    Great collection of pictures here but i would enjoy them more if found them as HD Pictures ..still thanks for sharing this beautiful stuff !!

  11. Aayna says:

    Golden Temple is an epitome of peace and serenity. I have visited this temple twice, and I just loved the place and its ambience. Glad, to see the pictures here. These pictures reminded me of the fond memories I have with this place. Thanks for the share.

  12. Richa says:

    I have been to Amritsar a few years back and the temple is just class apart…It feel so peaceful being there..feels like we are in some other world..Beautiful pics indeed, does full justice to the beauty of it.

  13. Fatima says:

    Shalu, I appreciate the way you take readers all around India in your posts. Another great virtual visit it was to the Golden Temple. Thanks for sharing.

  14. eels like we are in some other world..Beautiful pics indeed, does full justice to the beauty of it.

  15. aqiqah depok says:

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  16. Raihan Kabir says:

    thanks to share pictures of this holy good place. Golden Temple is on my list of places to visit. If things go well, as soon as I come to visit this holy place. I’ve heard a lot about her beauty. People calm when you visit these shrines. – Read more at:

  17. Jess and Brandon from Watch Me Wander says:

    Wow it looks like a jewel, so shiny. And I agree it’s an amazing place and it must be visited.

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