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Majnu Ka Tilla: Tibetan refugee colony in New Delhi, India – photo gallery

Majnu Ka Tilla is a Tibetan refugee colony located in walking distance from New Delhi University. Named after Sikh temple situated nearby Majnu Ka Tilla hosts several thousands Tibetan refugees. Tibetan hotels, hostels and restaurants are attractive alternative to crowded Pahaganj backpacker tourist district area.

Here is Majnu Ka Tilla website:

http://www.majnukatilla.com/

Below is my photo gallery from 2002 and 2005:

Tibetan refugee playing snooker in Majnu Ka Tilla tibetan camp Delhi India Tibetan refugee playing snooker in Majnu Ka Tilla tibetan camp Delhi India
Close up of Tibetan refugee playing snooker in Majnu Ka Tilla tibetan camp Delhi India Close up of Tibetan refugee playing snooker in Majnu Ka Tilla tibetan camp Delhi India
Shop owner talking with client in Majnu Ka Tilla Tibetan Camp in Delhi India Shop owner talking with client in Majnu Ka Tilla Tibetan Camp in Delhi India
Signboard of restaurant in Majnu Ka Tilla Tibetan Camp in Delhi India Signboard of restaurant in Majnu Ka Tilla Tibetan Camp in Delhi India
Small Tibetan girl cycle on small bike in back yard of Majnu Ka Tilla Tibetan Camp in Delhi India Small Tibetan girl cycle on small bike in back yard of Majnu Ka Tilla Tibetan Camp in Delhi India
Small girl with red bag sitting on stairs in Tibetan Settlement in Delhi Majnu Ka Tila India Small girl with red bag sitting on stairs in Tibetan Settlement in Delhi Majnu Ka Tila India
Small boy sitting on rock stairs in Majnu Ka Tila Delhi India Small boy sitting on rock stairs in Majnu Ka Tila Delhi India
Sign of Public Health Clinic under guidance of Dalailama in Majnu Ka Tila Tibetan Settlement Delhi India Sign of Public Health Clinic under guidance of Dalailama in Majnu Ka Tila Tibetan Settlement Delhi India
Female beggar sitting on the street of Delhi India Female beggar sitting on the street of Delhi India
carrom game india carrom game india
Entrance to Ladakh Vihar Buddhist monastery in New Delhi Tibetan collony India Entrance to Ladakh Vihar Buddhist monastery in New Delhi Tibetan collony India
Entrance to Ladakh Vihar Buddhist monastery in New Delhi Tibetan colony India Entrance to Ladakh Vihar Buddhist monastery in New Delhi Tibetan colony India
Buddha statue in Ladakh Vihar buddhist monastery Tibetan Colony New Delhi India Buddha statue in Ladakh Vihar buddhist monastery Tibetan Colony New Delhi India
Snow Lion column ornament in Ladakh Vihar Buddhist monastery in New Delhi Tibetan colony India Snow Lion column ornament in Ladakh Vihar Buddhist monastery in New Delhi Tibetan colony India
Metal Buddha statue in Ladakh Vihar Buddhist monastery in New Delhi Tibetan colony India Metal Buddha statue in Ladakh Vihar Buddhist monastery in New Delhi Tibetan colony India
Majnu Ka Tila sikh gurudwara New Delhi India Majnu Ka Tila sikh gurudwara New Delhi India
A lot of wooden packings of Tibetan scripts A lot of wooden packings of Tibetan scripts

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Leh Castle and Namgyal Tsemo Monastery, Leh, Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir, India – photo gallery

Leh Castle or Leh Palace is nine storeys high structure that resembles Potala Palace in Lhasa. Build in 17th century – currently abandoned but popular tourist destination in capital of Ladakh. Next to Leh Palace there is red Namgyal Tsemo Buddhist monastery:

 

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Scenic view of Leh palace and white stupa with cloudy weather Ladakh Jammu Kashmir India Scenic view of Leh palace and white stupa with cloudy weather Ladakh Jammu Kashmir India
Scenic view of Leh palace and white stupa with cloudy weather Ladakh Jammu Kashmir India Scenic view of Leh palace and white stupa with cloudy weather Ladakh Jammu Kashmir India
Uphill red Tsemo buddhist monastery Leh Ladakh India Uphill red Tsemo buddhist monastery Leh Ladakh India
Green pasture with cows and uphill red Tsemo buddhist monastery in the background Leh Ladakh India Green pasture with cows and uphill red Tsemo buddhist monastery in the background Leh Ladakh India
Cows on green pasture with mountain with red Tsemo buddhist monastery in Leh ladakh India Cows on green pasture with mountain with red Tsemo buddhist monastery in Leh ladakh India
Uphill red white Tsemo buddhist monastery Leh Ladakh India Uphill red white Tsemo buddhist monastery Leh Ladakh India
Uphill red Tsemo buddhist monastery Leh Ladakh India Uphill red Tsemo buddhist monastery Leh Ladakh India
Uphill red white Tsemo buddhist monastery Leh Ladakh India Uphill red white Tsemo buddhist monastery Leh Ladakh India
Uphill red white Tsemo buddhist monastery Leh Ladakh India Uphill red white Tsemo buddhist monastery Leh Ladakh India
Entrance to Leh monastery Ladakh India Entrance to Leh monastery Ladakh India
Small white uphill monastery in Leh with Zanskar range mountains and Indus valley in background Ladakh India Small white uphill monastery in Leh with Zanskar range mountains and Indus valley in background Ladakh India
Leh uphill Tsemo monastery with blue sky Leh Ladakh India Leh uphill Tsemo monastery with blue sky Leh Ladakh India
Pretty ladakhi girl with flowers looking in camera Leh Ladakh Pretty ladakhi girl with flowers looking in camera Leh Ladakh
Scenic reddish buddhist WIND prayer wheel in Leh Ladakh Jammu Kashmir India Scenic reddish buddhist WIND prayer wheel in Leh Ladakh Jammu Kashmir India
Scenic reddish buddhist WIND prayer wheel in Leh Ladakh Jammu Kashmir India Scenic reddish buddhist WIND prayer wheel in Leh Ladakh Jammu Kashmir India
Statue of Lama buddhist teacher with red hat Leh monastery Ladakh Jammu Kashmir India Statue of Lama buddhist teacher with red hat Leh monastery Ladakh Jammu Kashmir India
Statue of Lama buddhist teacher Leh monastery Ladakh Jammu Kashmir India Statue of Lama buddhist teacher Leh monastery Ladakh Jammu Kashmir India
Buddhist holy book with Tibetan or Ladhaki script Leh monastery Ladakh Jammu Kashmir India Buddhist holy book with Tibetan or Ladhaki script Leh monastery Ladakh Jammu Kashmir India
Chenrezik or Avalokiteshvara mural painting in Leh monastery Ladakh India Chenrezik or Avalokiteshvara mural painting in Leh monastery Ladakh India
Dhristarashtra white guardian of the east and king of the Gandharvas mural painting in Leh monastery Ladakh India Dhristarashtra white guardian of the east and king of the Gandharvas mural painting in Leh monastery Ladakh India
Rays of sun light entering Leh monastery with Buddha mural paintings in background Ladakh India Rays of sun light entering Leh monastery with Buddha mural paintings in background Ladakh India
Old destroyed by water Buddha mural paintings Old destroyed by water Buddha mural paintings
Statue of bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara or Chenrezik in Leh monastery Ladakh India Statue of bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara or Chenrezik in Leh monastery Ladakh India
Statue of bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara or Chenrezik in Leh monastery Ladakh India Statue of bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara or Chenrezik in Leh monastery Ladakh India
Statue of bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara or Chenrezik in Leh monastery Ladakh India Statue of bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara or Chenrezik in Leh monastery Ladakh India
Three colorful stupas in Leh town Ladakh India Three colorful stupas in Leh town Ladakh India
Scenic side lightened mani stone with black background in Leh town Ladakh India Scenic side lightened mani stone with black background in Leh town Ladakh India
Snow lion stupa bas relief in Leh town Ladakh India Snow lion stupa bas relief in Leh town Ladakh India
Dakini or buddhist female angel stupa bas relief in Leh town Ladakh India Dakini or buddhist female angel stupa bas relief in Leh town Ladakh India
Mystic bird stupa bas relief in Leh town Ladakh India Mystic bird stupa bas relief in Leh town Ladakh India
Uphill red Tsemo buddhist monastery Leh Ladakh India Uphill red Tsemo buddhist monastery Leh Ladakh India
Uphill Leh Palace Ladakh Kashmir India Uphill Leh Palace Ladakh Kashmir India
Uphill Leh Palace Ladakh Kashmir India Uphill Leh Palace Ladakh Kashmir India
Leh Palace and uphill red white Tsemo buddhist monastery Leh Ladakh India Leh Palace and uphill red white Tsemo buddhist monastery Leh Ladakh India
Leh Palace and uphill red white Tsemo buddhist monastery Leh Ladakh India Leh Palace and uphill red white Tsemo buddhist monastery Leh Ladakh India
Leh Palace and uphill red white Tsemo buddhist monastery Leh Ladakh India Leh Palace and uphill red white Tsemo buddhist monastery Leh Ladakh India
Buddhist monastery near Leh palace Ladakh India Buddhist monastery near Leh palace Ladakh India
Leh Palace Leh Ladakh India Leh Palace Leh Ladakh India
Uphill red white Tsemo buddhist monastery Leh Ladakh India Uphill red white Tsemo buddhist monastery Leh Ladakh India
White red uphill Tsemo buddhist monastery in Leh Ladakh with deep blue sky in background White red uphill Tsemo buddhist monastery in Leh Ladakh with deep blue sky in background
Leh Palace and Tsemo red buddhist monastery in Leh Ladakh India Leh Palace and Tsemo red buddhist monastery in Leh Ladakh India
Leh Palace Leh Ladakh India Leh Palace Leh Ladakh India

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