AmritsarPunjabi pronunciation,historically otherwise called R?md?spur and casually as Ambarsar, is a city in north-western India which is the managerial home office of the Amritsar locale - situated in the Majha district of the Indian province of Punjab.
As per the 2011 evaluation, the number of inhabitants in Amritsar was 1,132,761. The city is arranged 217 km northwest of state capital Chandigarh and 455 km northwest of Delhi, the national capital. It is close Pakistan, with the Wagah Border being just 28 km away. The nearest significant city is Lahore, the second biggest city in Pakistan, found 50 km toward the west.
Amritsar is home to the Harmandir Sahib (usually known as the Golden Temple), the profound and social place for the Sikh religion. This essential Sikh sanctum draws in a greater number of guests than the Taj Mahal with in excess of 100,000 guests on weekdays alone and is the most well known goal for non-occupant Indians (NRI) in the entire of India. The city likewise houses the Akal Takht, the most astounding seat of natural expert of the Khalsa, and the advisory group in charge of the upkeep of Gurdwaras.