#Nanonorth-Golden tales from amritsar

Here is a journey of amritsar told through pictures and words.
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2. We entered the doorway with words etched in a language our tongues knew no longer how to speak

2. We entered the doorway with words etched in a language our tongues knew no longer how to speak

2. We entered the doorway with words etched in a language our tongues knew no longer how to speak

2. We entered the doorway with words etched in a language our tongues knew no longer how to speak

13.Like our thoughts, the temple turned a different hue. The people who write this are not the people who had entered the temple. We’ve changed. The gold will glow, the water will shimmer, the temple will stay a stoic bastion for faith and love but its only we who have changed

13.Like our thoughts, the temple turned a different hue. The people who write this are not the people who had entered the temple. We’ve changed. The gold will glow, the water will shimmer, the temple will stay a stoic bastion for faith and love but its only we who have changed

12. History, beauty and culture comingled in a strange, mystical moment. There was clarity in that fading light.

12. History, beauty and culture comingled in a strange, mystical moment. There was clarity in that fading light.

11. As the sun set, we found a light within us. The experience was beyond religion. It was the feeling of connectedness, with each other, with humanity, with everything that makes us one.

11. As the sun set, we found a light within us. The experience was beyond religion. It was the feeling of connectedness, with each other, with humanity, with everything that makes us one.

10.For them the world is full of unwrapped gifts. They look skyward, not for deliverance but for wonder.

10.For them the world is full of unwrapped gifts. They look skyward, not for deliverance but for wonder.

9. But what do they search for, those who have lost nothing yet?

9. But what do they search for, those who have lost nothing yet?

8. Not everyone finds what they’re looking for but hope lives in the heart and pours through the eyes

8. Not everyone finds what they’re looking for but hope lives in the heart and pours through the eyes

7. But the journey for the soul starts with the stomach. The giant kitchens churn out life. Each plate is another person with one less thing to worry about on the path of salvation

7. But the journey for the soul starts with the stomach. The giant kitchens churn out life. Each plate is another person with one less thing to worry about on the path of salvation

6. … And some to forget.

6. … And some to forget.

5.Like us, many have come and many will come after; some to remember…

5.Like us, many have come and many will come after; some to remember…

4. At the gates they stood. They were silent, strong and yet their careful, watchful eyes saw everything that time and space did to our customs. They were the guards of our heritage.

4. At the gates they stood. They were silent, strong and yet their careful, watchful eyes saw everything that time and space did to our customs. They were the guards of our heritage.

3. The gold of the temple sparkled, drowning us in it. It was the greatest irony on them all: a thing so expensive and yet so humbling.

The gold of the temple sparkled, drowning us in it. It was the greatest irony on them all: a thing so expensive and yet so humbling.

1. By the soles of our feet we went to search for the soul which was no longer seen on display shelves

1. By the soles of our feet we went to search for the soul which was no longer seen on display shelves

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