British Empire’s Grand Plan to Steal Jewels of Sri Darbar Sahib

A prestigious Toshakhana of Sri Darbar Sahib, Amritsar Toshakhana or tosha khana, from Persian (tosha = food or provisions for journey or food articles in general + khana = house or storage room) means, in Punjabi, a treasury or secured storehouse for valuables. It is now generally used for the storehouse in the Darbar Sahib […]

Construction of Golden Temple Entry Plaza Makes Progress

Running behind schedule, the much-awaited Golden Temple Entry Plaza project has begun to take shape finally, with the first phase likely to be ready by Diwali. The open space is coming up before the Clock Tower entrance to the shrine that receives nearly 1-lakh devotees a day. The first phase includes the plaza’s top and ground […]

Sri Harmandir Sahib Ji, A Beautiful Blissful Place

Sri Harimandir Sahib Ji is built on the lower level and is open from four sides, to make it accessible to every person without any distinction of caste, creed, sex and religion. The Harmandir Sahib, also known as Sri Darbar Sahib or the Golden Temple (on account of its scenic beauty and golden coating for […]