Am I Dreaming? The Golden Temple, Amritsar, India
Am I Dreaming? The Golden Temple, Amritsar, India | Harmandir Sahib, also known as the Golden Temple, is a glittering 16th-century Sikh temple, and one of the most holy places in the world to adherents of the faith. Located in the northern state of Punjab, Harmandir Sahib is a place of pilgrimage that is incredibly welcoming, no matter your religion – the four doors that lead into the temple complex represent Sikhs’ openness to all people. When you visit, it’s important to observe the rules, such as covering your head and removing your shoes, in order to be respectful. Visitors can stay overnight on the premises and enjoy a meal cooked by volunteers in the complex’s enormous kitchens, which feed an estimated 100,000 people per day.