Gurudwaras are some of the most impressive structures in a diverse country like India, where Sikhism has long had its deep roots. Regardless of one’s religion and places of worship, these monuments serve as an important cultural contribution to Indian culture and living. So, let’s have a look at some of the most famous Gurudwaras in the country.
1. Gurdwara Hari Mandir Sahib, Punjab
Hari Mandir Sahib is definitely the most famous Gurdwara in India, and is commonly referred to as the ‘Golden Temple’ due to its gilded upper floors. Located in Amritsar, Punjab, this Gurudwar is popular by the name of Golden Temple. In 1588, Guru Arjan laid the foundation stone of this sacred shrine and it was in 1604 that he placed the Holy Scripture called Adi Granth here.