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Jaisalmer Zilla Khadi Gramoday Parishad: "A touch of gold in your satchet" Jaisalmer Shopping Tip by satchmo1963

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A large outlet, with portraits of Gandhiji, J P, Ambedkar etc adorning the walls, run by the local handicrafts cooperative society. Also adorning the walls are exquisite hand-woven stoles, wall hangings, blankets etc.

What to buy: A must-buy at this outlet are gift items made of sandstone, the same raw material that went into the making of Jaisalmer Fort. You may opt either for hand-polished or machine polished items from this range.

My particular favourite was a set of six liqueur glasses that I pounced on.

The store also offers round-the-year rebates on woven items.

What to pay: Prices are fixed. But rebates on specific items are offered, which are boldly announced in all parts of the shop

Address: Khadi Gramodyog Bhawan, Jaisalmer
Directions: Your friendly neighbourhood auto-wallah shall be your best bet to take you there!
Phone: +91 02992 252297
Theme: Other

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Dec 8, 2008
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