• Lifestyle. Travel.,  Punjab.,  Travel

    Street Foods of Amritsar

    Besides, the Golden Temple, one other aspect that attracts people to Amritsar is food! I found many interesting street food stalls around the Golden Temple and near the main market area. I tried delicious kulchas dripping with butter, the famous deep fried Amritsari fish, puri with chickpeas, cardamom masala tea, kachoris, jalebis, phirni and lassi served in clay cups, fruit…

  • India.,  Lifestyle. Travel.,  Punjab.,  Travel

    The Golden Temple in Amritsar

    Scoot flies directly to Amritsar from Singapore.  This trip was sponsored by Scoot. The Golden Temple, also known as Sri Harmindar Sahib is one of the most spiritual place in India. This is also the holiest shrine in Sikhism. It is in Amritsar, Punjab. The Golden Temple is a small part of a huge complex known as the Harmandir Sahib.…

  • India.,  Lifestyle. Travel.,  Punjab.,  Travel

    A Visit to the Gaushala

    As part of the Rai Bahadur Rattan Chand Trust, Ranjit’s SVAASA also look after more than 200 cows at the Gaushala in Amritsar. The milk supplied by the cows here are sold to homes as a token charge. The money collected is used towards the cost of maintaining the shelter and the feed of the cows. It is definitely a…

  • India.,  Lifestyle. Travel.,  Punjab.

    Magical Ranjit’s Svaasa

    I was looking forward to going to Ranjit’s Svaasa since the time I started planning the trip to Amritsar, Punjab. This trip was sponsored by Scoot that flies weekly from Singapore to Amritsar. Ranjit’s Svaasa is not just another hotel. It is a 250-year-old haveli. And what is a haveli? According to Wikipedia, a haveli is a traditional townhouse or…