The Main Entrance

In our eagerness to enter the Golden Temple, we were oblivious to the grandeur of the main entrance. It wasn’t until we exited that we realized it was incredibly beautiful. The area around is paved with smooth white marble that was refreshingly cool to the soles of our feet. Advertisements

White Night

In the evening, the Golden Temple is ablaze with light and the crowd grows. Thankfully, the day we visited was not one of the holier days so the crowds were not heavy. It gave us free reign to walk around, relax, observe from a distance. The luminance in this photo gives me a feeling of…

The 5 Ks of the Devout

The five-point Sikh contract with their deity includes 1. Kesh – never cutting their hair and keeping it covered thus the turban. 2. Kangha – a small wooden comb that Sikhs use twice a day. It is supposed to be worn only in the hair and at all times. 3. Kara – an Iron bracelet to…