Golden Temple


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Gold′en Tem′ple


n.
a religious complex in Amritsar, India, holy to Sikhs.
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The Shrine was in direct competition with dozen other iconic places including Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (Maharashtra), Taj Mahal (Uttar Pradesh), Tirupati Temple (Andhra Pradesh) Golden Temple (Punjab) Manikarnika Ghat (Varanasi), Ajmer Sharif Dargah (Rajasthan) among others.
In 1984, Indira Gandhi launched Operation Blue Star against Sikhs at their Golden Temple in Amritsar.
The holiest of Sikh shrines Harmandir Sahib, popularly known as Golden Temple in Amritsar and other gurdwaras elsewhere saw religious fervour to mark the occasion.
Even the foundation for the Golden Temple, the most sacred place for Sikhs, was laid by a Sufi, Hazrat Mian Mir Sarkar, he says.
On October 3, the UN chief will visit the Golden Temple in Amritsar.
Wednesday against Indian army attack on Golden Temple in 1984 in which hundreds of men and women were killed.
LAHORE -- Sikh community living in Pakistan staged a protest demonstration at Gurdwara Dera Sahib here on Wednesday against Indian army attack on Golden Temple in 1984 in which hundreds of men and women were killed.
andSikh community vows to continue Khalistan Movement that led to hundreds of deaths in 1984 LAHORE:Members of the Sikh communityon Wednesdayheld a rally to commemorate the death of hundreds of Sikhs at the Golden Temple during Operation Blue Star carried out by the Indian Army on the orders of the then prime ministerof India, Indira Gandhi.
Margaret Thatcher, then British Prime Minister, was close to the then Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi and reportedly helped her to plan the Indian military action at the Golden Temple in Amritsar between June 1 and 8, 1984, to oust militant religious leader Jarnail Singh Bhindrawale and his followers from the Harmandir Sahib Complex.
The tea company is the last remnant of Golden Temple of Oregon, a food company launched by the local Sikh community in the early 1970s that became a leader of Lane County's natural foods industry.
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During a visit to the Golden Temple in Amritsar, the most important pilgrimage site of Sikhism, Khan called the massacre one of the most horrific events in Indian history.

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