Golden Temple

Golden Temple

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Edited By: Parm Bakshish Singh, Devinder Kumar Verma, R.K. Ghai, and Gursharn Singh

First Printed in 1999, this is a first edition book printed by Punjabi University in Patiala.  It is a hard cover book with dust jacket.  Size:  9.5" x 6.5"  250 pages.  This is a new book with some fading on the dust jacket and corner dings.

The Siri Harimandir Sahib, known as the Golden Temple, is a living monument to the spiritual sovereignty of the divine.  This is a printed volume of the university journal - Panjab Past and Present, devoted to the various aspects of the Golden Temple - its élan vital and history, as well as the literature and history of the Sikhs.  Essays include research documents from:

  • The Golden Lotus of Amritsar - Marguerite Allen
  • Harmandir: An inspiring force of the Sikh Struggle for Independence - Bhagat Singh
  • Personality, Motivation and Achievements of Sardar Jassa Singh Ahluwalia with special reference to his contributions to the Golden Temple - Madanjit Kaur
  • Sain Mian Mir, Sardar Jassa Singh Ahluwalia and Darbar Sahib - Gurcharan Singh
  • Harmandir Sahib during the Misal Period - Devinder Kumar Verma
  • The Golden Temple - Jagjiwan Mohan Walia
  • Maharaja Ranjit Singh's Dedication to Harmandir Sahib - Gurbachan Singh Nayyar
  • Darbar Sahib Amritsar and Maharaja Ranjit Singh - Kirpal Singh
  • Harmandir: Its Genesis as the Gurdwara Institution - J.S. Rekhi
  • The Harmandir Sahib - in Historical Perspective - L.L. Ahluwalia
  • Harmandir and Around:  A Morphological Study - Anand Gauba
  • British Efforts to Gain Gontrol of the Golden Temple, 1844-63 - Navtej Singh
  • Shri Harmandir Sahib in the European Travel Literature:  Early 19th Century - Kulwinder Singh Bajwa
  • Harmandir Sahib Tank and Temple Com;plex in Bengali Writings - Himadri Banerjee
  • British Actions Towards the Sikhs and the Golden Temple in the Last Half of the 19th Century - Ian J Kerr
And 18 more insightful essays.