How India Cooks Lunch for 50,000 People for FREE! The MIRACLE in Punjab, India.
» THE GOLDEN TEMPLE LOCATION: Golden Temple Rd, Atta Mandi, Katra Ahluwalia, Amritsar OPEN: 24 hours/day, 7 days/week The Golden Temple is a Gurdwara, a place of worship for Sikhs, located in the city of Amritsar, Punjab, India. The Golden Temple is the most important pilgrimage site of Sikhism and considered to be spiritually the most significant shrine in Sikhism. Along with being a central religious place for Sikhs, it is a symbol of human brotherhood and equality, as people from all faiths, as well as those who do not profess any faith, are welcomed. The Golden Temple is home to a Langar, a community-run free kitchen and dining hall where food is served around the clock to all visitors, regardless of faith, gender, nationality or economic background. There are thousands of Sikh volunteers cooking and serving the food as well as cleaning after visitors finish eating. Each day, thousands of people from varied backgrounds come to The Golden Temple, sit on the floor and eat together as equals. All of the food served is vegetarian. - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -