(Last Updated on : 13/09/2010)
Punjab, the place of food, fiesta, romance and bliss also houses a number of temples, which further adds to the spirituality of Punjab.
Golden Temple, Amritsar
Built in the beautiful and panoramic city of Amritsar, the Golden Temple is officially known as Harmandir Sahib or Darbar Sahib.
Gurudwara Manji Sahib
Guru Govind Sing Ji escaped in disguise and came to Gurudwara Manji Sahib and stayed there for three days.
Devi Talab Mandir
One interesting feature of this temple is that recently a model of Amarnath Yatra has been built in the premises.
At this site is the hut where Mata Sita gave birth to Luv and Kush, the two sons of Lord Rama.
Durgiana Mandir (Lakshmi Narain Temple)
The Durgiana Mandir, situated at Amritsar in the state of Punjab is a famous temple built after the design of the Golden Temple of Amritsar.
As has been known, it is the most striking building in the city of wonder architecture.
Shiv Mandir, Gur mandi, Jalandhar
As have been found that a Nawab built the Shiv Mandir, it exhibits a blend of Muslim Hindu architecture.
Kali Devi Temple
Beautiful wall paintings and icons decorate the temple and as a result of this it has been declared a national monument.
Gurudwara Kiratpur Sahib
The Gurudwara involves a medieval type of structure and is associated with the memory of a Muslim saint, Pir Buddan Shah.
The 'bauli' or the deep well in the Gurudwara constitutes of 84 steps.
Gurudwara Ber Sahib
The first Prophet Guru Nanak got enlightenment and created Sukhmani Sahib and the Gurudwara was later built in here.
Other Important Gurudwaras
The other important Gurudwaras in the state of Punjab include Gurudwara Charan Kamal, Gurudwara Shish Mahal Sahib, Gurudwara Manji Sahib and many more.