Trivia / Energetic Punjab

_______ is one of the most visited places in the world according to the World Book of Records London.

  1. Golden Temple
  2. Jallianwala Bagh
  3. Wagah Border

Golden Temple

Golden Temple, also known as Sri Harminder Sahib, is one of the most visited places in the world according to the World Book of Records London. It hosts Akal Takht - one of the five revered Takhts of Sikhism. The gurdwara serves Langar to more than 50,000 people every day, available all day. On special occasions, the kitchen has served up to 2,00,000 people. The entire top of the temple is made of gold weighing more than 750 kg.

Sikhism is one of the youngest religions in the world and is the fifth largest religion in the world. The fundamental beliefs of Sikhism are articulated in Guru Granth Sahib, the eternal living guru of the religion. Guru Nanak, the founder of Sikhism, started a small commune in Kartarpur and his disciples came to be known as Sikhs. "There is no Hindu, there is no Muslim", is one of the main initial ideas of his preachings. People from all religions are thus, welcomed at the Gurudwaras.