durgiana temple amritsar

Punjab is a land blessed by saints, an ancient land yielding archaeological treasures, a land of palaces and temples. Situated outside the Lohgarh Gate, Durgiana Temple is built after the design of the Golden Temple and attracts sages and scholars in Hindu scriptures from all over India. A walk away from the Golden temple complex through the narrow passageways brings the visitors to the 16th century Hindu temple of Durgiana.

In its present form the temple echoes of not the traditional Hindu temple architecture, but that of the Golden Temple. It rises in a similar manner from the midst of a tank and has canopies and a central dome. Its foundation stone was laid by one of the greatest reformers and political leaders of resurgent India, Pandit Madan Mohan Malviya. It is a well-known repository of Hindu scriptures.

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How to Reach:

Located near the Hathi Gate in Goal Bagh, Amritsar,Durgiana Temple is can be reached without any hassle from within, and outside the city. People from within the city can use any type of local transport such as a taxi, bus, or a tuk tuk to reach the temple.

Address

Hathi Gate, Goal Bagh, Amritsar, Punjab 143001

Contact Details

0183 255 0800