Majnu Ka Tilla or MKT as it is widely famous among the Delhi University Students is a Tibetan Settlement in north Delhi. It was developed in the 1960s to accommodate the Tibetan refugees. With its narrow lanes, colourful Tibetan flags, monasteries, Buddhist temples, affordable shops and eateries MKT is a popular destination among DU Students and foreign tourists.
Prior to being a Tibetan settlement, MKT was a mound that became the meeting ground for Iranian Sufi mystic Abdullah, nicknamed Majnu and Guru Nanak. Later a Gurudwara was built here to commemorate this bond. Today it is one of the oldest extant gurudwaras in Delhi named after the Iranian saint, Gurudwara Majnu Ka Tilla.
MKT provides a plethora of eating options for the foodaholics. Choose from Lhaping to dried fish, fermented bamboo shoot and other Tibetan, Chinese, Korean, Nepali and Japanese cuisines. Savour the soul satisfying hot Thukpas and Honey Chilly Potato. Visit the lovely cafes for desserts, bakery items and beverages. Try out Chai, Bhoje Ja or Tibetan Butter Tea. Ama Restaurant, Tee Dee Restaurant, Kori’s, Ama Café, Rigo Restaurant are sure to amuse you with their exotic delicacies, mouth-melting desserts and generous serving quantity.
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