Golden City Quiz: Explore Amritsar's Rich Heritage

Explore the rich heritage and cultural significance of Amritsar with our engaging quiz! Test your knowledge with 15 intriguing questions covering historical landmarks, festivals, cuisine, and more. Discover fascinating facts about the vibrant city of Amritsar while having fun!

Question . 1

What is the name of the iconic Sikh shrine located in Amritsar?

  • Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib
  • Gurudwara Bangla Sahib
  • Gurudwara Hemkund Sahib
  • Golden Temple (Harmandir Sahib)
Question . 2

Which historical event took place at Jallianwala Bagh in Amritsar?

  • Indian Independence Movement
  • Quit India Movement
  • Jallianwala Bagh Massacre
  • Salt Satyagraha
Question . 3

What is the traditional Punjabi meal served at the langar (community kitchen) of the Golden Temple?

  • Biryani
  • Thali
  • Langar
  • Karah Prasad
Question . 4

What is the name of the historic fort located in the heart of Amritsar?

  • Red Fort
  • Agra Fort
  • Gobindgarh Fort
  • Junagarh Fort
Question . 5

Which festival is celebrated with great fervor in Amritsar, featuring processions, fireworks, and lights?

  • Diwali
  • Baisakhi
  • Holi
  • Lohri
Question . 6

What is the name of the historic market street known for its vibrant atmosphere and traditional Punjabi culture in Amritsar?

  • Chandni Chowk
  • Lawrence Road
  • Mall Road
  • Guru Bazaar
Question . 7

Which famous Indian freedom fighter was associated with the Ghadar Party, which had its roots in Amritsar?

  • Mahatma Gandhi
  • Bhagat Singh
  • Subhas Chandra Bose
  • Lala Lajpat Rai
Question . 8

What is the traditional Punjabi attire worn by men in Amritsar?

  • Kurta-Pajama
  • Saree
  • Dhoti-Kurta
  • Sherwani
Question . 9

Which famous sweet delicacy originated in Amritsar and is popularly known as "Amritsari Kulcha"?

  • Jalebi
  • Gulab Jamun
  • Lassi
  • Kulcha
Question . 10

What is the name of the historic well inside the Golden Temple complex, believed to have healing properties?

  • Baoli Sahib
  • Baba Deep Singh Chowk
  • Sarovar Sahib
  • Akal Takht
Question . 11

Which famous Indian saint spent a significant part of his life in meditation at the Gurudwara Baba Atal Sahib in Amritsar?

  • Guru Nanak Dev Ji
  • Guru Gobind Singh Ji
  • Guru Ram Das Ji
  • Baba Deep Singh Ji
Question . 12

Which historical event led to the construction of the Golden Temple in Amritsar?

  • Partition of India
  • Attack by Ahmad Shah Durrani
  • Annexation of Punjab by the British
  • Martyrdom of Guru Arjan Dev Ji
Question . 13

What is the name of the traditional Punjabi dance performed during celebrations and festivals in Amritsar?

  • Kathak
  • Bhangra
  • Bharatanatyam
  • Odissi
Question . 14

What is the name of the prominent Sikh martial art form practiced in Amritsar?

  • Judo
  • Karate
  • Gatka
  • Kalaripayattu
Question . 15

Which historical figure laid the foundation stone of the Golden Temple in Amritsar?


  • Guru Nanak Dev Ji
  • Guru Angad Dev Ji
  • Guru Arjan Dev Ji
  • Guru Ram Das Ji