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Golden Temple Facts

Golden Temple Facts

The Golden Temple is a religious shrine that symbolizes the historical traditions and spirituality of the Punjabis and Sikhs living all over the world. Located in Amritsar in Punjab in the northern part of India, the temple is also known as Sri Harmandir Sahib, literally meaning the ‘Temple of God’. This name reflects the fact(…)

Published On: Wednesday, November 20th, 2013
Kyoto: Kinkaku-ji and Ginkaku-ji

Kyoto: Kinkaku-ji and Ginkaku-ji

Kyoto is the premier city to experience Japan’s traditional culture and history – standing in stark contrast to ultramodern Tokyo. The one-time capital of Japan is rich with culture, packed with 17 UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Over 1,600 Buddhist temples and around 400 Shinto shrines pepper the cityscape of Kyoto. It was these historic sites(…)

Published On: Tuesday, May 28th, 2013