Friday, January 27, 2012

GOLDEN TEMPLE


GOLDEN TEMPLE:

In the Incredible India ,many historical scared buildings which was built by many emperors ,king, etc who was ruling in India. More architecture  in India  was builted in ancient times. In the seven wonders in the world. Taj Mahal is first place for architectures.
By the way Golden temple also  most memorable  to the people. 

                The temple or gurdwara  is a major pilgrimage destination for Sikhs from all over the world.The temple located in Amritsar in the state of Punjab is the holiest shrine in Sikhism. , it was officially renamed Harmandir Sahib in March 2005. construction of Golden temple started in  1574 by the mughal emperor AKBAR king. The building project was overseen by the fourth and fifth Sikh Gurus and the temple was completed in 1601.
                                                     
In the early 19th century, the supply 100 kg of gold were applied to the inverted lotus-shaped dome and decorative marble was added. All this gold and marble work took place under the patronage of Maharaja Ranjit Singh. The  donors of  money  and material for this temple which was came from  sikh community and the Punjab people.