Pics from my second visit to Amritsar

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At the Golden Temple before sunset

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Candles to be lit for Guru Ram Das’ birthday; woman washing herself in the holy water

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Lighting candles

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Large scale dal and rice production

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Scrubbing out giant pots in the kitchen

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The golden temple at night. This was still a while before the fireworks; you can see how crowded it already is and how candles are lit all along the sacred pool (the thin line of light at the edge of the water)

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Fireworks starting

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View from the roof top terrace at night

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Streets of Amritsar at night

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