Indian Handicrafts Bazaar - Dilli Haat
Dilli Haat,is is an open air bazaar for Indian handicrafts, is located at Shri Aurobindo Marg near the INA market in New Delhi situated at the heart of South Delhi. The Dilli Haat is a showcases of crafts, culture and food which show the culture, art and heritage of different parts of India. It is best recommendation you if you buy something from the traditional market of Indian villages. You can see their small thatched roof cottages with the ultimate atmosphere of Indian villages. here are a number of visitor come from different India and all over world to watching the indian handicraft items as the culture of india.
The place is set up by Delhi Tourism Department and the Handicrafts & handlooms association, Ministry of Textiles and the Ministry of Tourism of India. It look is like a permanent festival.
There is another Dilli Haat at Netaji Subhash Place in Pitampura. Dilli Haat is designed as an upscale version of a haat (a weekly traditional market). But unlike a haat, where the market is mobile and in transit, here the craftsmen keep rotating. Its 62 stalls are assigned on a rotational basis, usually for 15 days, to craftsmen belonging to different states. Here, you can explore and experience the enthralling world of Indian artefacts, painting, metalware, stone and wood work, terracotta, jewellery, lac and glass work, blue pottery, home decor and traditional Indian puppets. There are also salwar kameezes, saris, shawls, cotton skirts, tunics and dress materials to be bought. The food court serves delicacies from various states — Momos from Sikkim, Pooran Poli from Maharashtra, Kahwa from Jammu, Dhokla from Gujarat. They won't fail to tantalize your taste buds.
You will get the feel of rustic India and the village market that still exists right up 'till today. You will become acquainted with heaps of social exercises also. It's a business sector as well as a visual show of Indian society and custom. You will discover lots of things and keepsakes for you to take back home. You will likewise discover heaps of phenomenal sustenance stalls from all over India. It's absolutely an exceptionally special bazaar and an unquestionable requirement a visit for the whole crew.
Address : There are two main Dilli Haats and a third one at Janakpuri.
Dilli Haat, INA, Shri Aurbindo Marg, Laxmi Bai Nagar, New Delhi
Phone : 011-26119055, 24678817
Dilli Haat, Pitampura (Near TV Tower), New Delhi
Phone : 011-27317663, 27310192