Which Sikh Guru started the construction of the famous Golden Temple a
A. Guru Amar Das
B. Guru Ram Das
C. Guru Angad Dev
D. Guru Gobind Singh
Right Answer is: B
• Guru Ram Das started the construction of the famous Golden Temple (Harmandir Sahib) at Amritsar in 1577.
• Guru Ram Das was the fourth of the ten Gurus of Sikhism.
• He also founded the city of Amritsar.
• His birth name was Jetha.
• Guru Amar Das chose Bhai Jetha as his successor and renamed him as Ram Das.
• He became the Guru of Sikhism in 1574 and served as the Sikh leader until his death in 1581.