Welcome to Delhi
A City where time leap is possible from 16th century to 21st century within just 30 minutes. The national capital of India comprises an unparalled mix of colonial architecture to the best modernized structures of world. One can see Mughal empire and pre colonial era buildings and bazaars dating centuries old in the old Delhi region. Hope on a metro and reach the New Delhi with skyscrapers and dazzling lighting and glitzy malls. Delhi in true sense offers two faces of worlds living together
Visit Bangla Sahib Gurudwara in Delhi
Gurudwara Bangla Sahib located in New Delhi is one of the most prominent Sikh gurdwara or Sikh house of worship. It is known for its association with the eighth Sikh Guru, Guru Har Krishan. Recognisable by its golden dome and tall flagpole, this Gurdwara is situated near Connaught Place, New Delhi on Baba Kharak Singh Marg. At the Gurdwara, visitors are requested to cover their head and not to wear shoes. Assistance to foreigners and visitors with Guides, head scarves, and shoe-minding service is offered inside the compound and are available free of charge. Anyone can volunteer to help keep the shoes in the shoe-minding room, and cleaning the precincts of the Gurudwara. Once inside the main building, you will be amazed with great interior, there is space to be seated on the floor and listen to “kirtan – the words’ being sung by the staff. Like in all Sikh Gurdwaras, the concept of langar is practiced here too, and all people, regardless of race or religion may eat in the Gurdwara kitchen (langar hall). The Langar (food) is prepared by volunteers who wish to help out and by gursikhs who work there. It is believed that everyday around 25000 people eat in this hall. Visitors on wheelchair have separate entries and can go inside the main hall.