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An Excellent Place to Shop, but Beware Bureaucratic Obstacles

Karnataka is world famous for its exquisite carvings in sandalwood. Both to admire some of these... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
bsingh1029
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New York City, New York
Great quality

Karnataka is known for it's sandel wood and Cauvery is the only authorized dealer for this in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
makr80
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Karnataka is world famous for its exquisite carvings in sandalwood. Both to admire some of these carvings, and to shop for some great handicrafts, a visit to Cauvery Handicrafts is strongly recommended. But make sure that you go to Cauvery Handicrafts on M.G, Road, and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank bsingh1029
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

good quality products available.pure sandalwood oil available here.it was handled by karnataka government.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Karnataka is known for it's sandel wood and Cauvery is the only authorized dealer for this in Bengaluru. The shop is run by Karnataka's Gouvernement, all prices are fixed and there are no salespersons following you. It's like a wholesale of souvenirs: the quality is...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank makr80
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The emporium locate at the junction of MG Road and Brigade Road is well located. It houses a wide range of Handicraft items which are specific to the region and of high quality though little on the higher side.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank krishruchi2016
Reviewed 22 October 2018

It is one of the oldest shops selling artifacts made mostly in karnataka. Wonderful designs and genuine handicraft items of top quality, though expensive but value for money.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank H V N K
Reviewed 20 October 2018

Wonderful place to shop for antiques, curios, hand crafted wooden statues. It also sells various incense sticks, sandalwood crafted items, powder. Most foreigners love to shop here, as it is one stop shop for gifts.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Srini52
Reviewed 16 October 2018

A must visit to experience the art n heritage of the state. Sandalwood items and the monuments of wood are a treat to even get a glimpse of

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Hemanidu
Reviewed 23 September 2018

No Car Park here come walking from Gateway Hotel on Residency Road buy what you want. No Bargaining here Lady's. This is Govt Of Karnataka Shop.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank dishaa674
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Like most of the states in India have a dedicated store for the handicrafts to celebrate art and culture Cauvery does it all for state of Karnataka !great handicrafts !textiles and incense sticks from various provinces around are retailed here !must visit while in Bangalore...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 30 August 2018

This is the only Government authorized place to buy authentic Sandal wood. It has various other craft items as well.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank MilindTendulkar
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