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Supermoon and Gurpurab

Supermoon and Gurpurab

Guru Nanak Dev ji was the founder of Sikhism. Sikhs believe Him to be God in a Human form. His teachings are embodied in Scripture form: Guru Granth Sahib ji. Traditionally, Guru Nanak Dev ji’s prakash purab (the day He spread forth His light on this earth) is celebrated on the full moon night of [...]

The Golden Temple

The Golden Temple

The Golden Temple, at Amritsar, India is the seat of Sikhism. Built by the fourth and the fifth Sikh Gurus, there is history seeped into each step of the Temple. I recently visited, sharing some photographs. Click on the photographs to enlarge, or move into the full screen mode:

Golden Temple

Ok, my very first Flash based web album is here: The Golden Temple. The Golden Temple, at Amritsar, India is the most significant place of worship of the Sikh religion, and one of the oldest. The temple is called Harmandar Sahib, and is indeed covered by a layer of Gold. I always had the feeling [...]