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Indian Sikh devotees pay their respects at the illuminated Sikhism's... News PhotoAmritsar,Candle,Diwali,Golden Temple - India,Horizontal,India,Paying,Pilgrim,Religion,Respect,Shrine,SikhismPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPIndian Sikh devotees pay their respects at the illuminated Sikhism's holiest shrine Golden Temple in Amritsar on November 12, 2012, on the eve of Bandi Chhor Divas or Diwali. Sikhs celebrate Bandi Chhor Divas or Diwali to mark the return of the Sixth Guru, Guru Hargobind Ji, who was freed from imprisonment and also managed to release 52 political prisoners at the same time from Gwalior fort by Mughal Emperor Jahangir in 1619. AFP PHOTO/NARINDER NANU (Photo credit should read NARINDER NANU/AFP/Getty Images)