Amritsar a home to Harminder Sahib ( the golden Temple) the most sacred of sikh shrines, amritsar is amongst the most revered sites of the world. Its name is a derivative of the Amrit Sarovar ( a pool of nector) amidst which the golden Temple stands. Amritsar has a rich history that encompasses various mythical and historical narratives including the epic Ramayan. The city is famous for its textiles, particularly for shawls and carpets. Amritsar has also gained tremendous popularity for its gourmet traditions, especially the Dhabas ( roadsides Eateries) that churn out an inexhaustible list of delicacies. With its ancient legends, historical monuments places of worship, old bazaars, theatre tradition and colorful festivals, amritsar is must vist for every travelers.