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Paraslakshmi Exports

D, Varanasi 221002, India
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beautiful selection of silks and cashmeres

Harish has an excellent textile shop in the same location as his homestay business. I would... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2017
Great Quality

We bought some amazing textiles here, they were shipped for us and arrived safely. The silks and... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2017
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Manufacturing and selling handmade and only natural textiles like pure silk, wool and cashmere textiles last 30 years and my shop is highly recommended by many European and English language travel guide books from a long, long time.
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D, Varanasi 221002, India
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Reviewed 6 July 2017

Harish has an excellent textile shop in the same location as his homestay business. I would recommend looking at his scarves as they are well-made, fairly priced and he has a huge selection and variety. His textiles are custom designed by him. There are so...More

Thank 75mjh
Reviewed 25 June 2017

We bought some amazing textiles here, they were shipped for us and arrived safely. The silks and fabrics we purchased were amazing and of high quality. Thank you Harish and Malika, we also stayed at their homestay, best food in India. You will not be...More

Thank gailbj
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Excellent option for buying some very nice fabrics. Probably should have taken a couple more than we did. Service is per guesthouse standards, very good.

Thank Juan Q
Reviewed 11 May 2017

My family group of 4 spent a most enjoyable afternoon, shopping here. We were well attended by the owner's sister in law, with occasional inputs from the owner. We bought lovely scarves for all our friends and family. My wife bought a lovely hand painted...More

Thank VijayakanthanTanky
Reviewed 7 May 2017

At Paralakshmi Exports, located down a side street near about a twenty minute tuktuk ride from Assi Ghat, you will find some of the most beautiful scarves and fabrics in all of Varanasi. Every time I am in Varanasi, I go there, and every time...More

Thank Madeleine B
Reviewed 10 April 2017

In 2016 I visited Paraslakshmi Exports and when I returned home, I was sad because I had not bought enough beautiful reasonably priced beautiful scarves for my friends. I was especially sad because I had not bought a fabulous pashmina scarf, so soft with such...More

Thank judithtravel2016
Reviewed 7 March 2017

What a beautiful shop to visit! If you want high quality silk fabrics, bedding, scarves, etc. at reasonable prices and friendly people helping you browse through everything they offer, then go to this place. They have a huge selection to choose from and stunning colours...More

Thank Keep-travelling
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

This shop is beautiful! There is a large variety of items, material and colors - there will inevitably be something you want - but you certainly aren't pushed to buy. All the textiles are of the highest quality and rich in beauty. I bought a...More

Thank melwoepse
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful time sifting through the many silks, cottons, wools and cashmere. The staff are extremely knowledgeable and I feel that I learnt a lot about different types of fabric and qualities here. This is a very trustworthy establishment and I purchased many...More

Thank A J F
Reviewed 8 February 2017

The textile shop is filled with beautiful fabrics, prints, and colors. There are fixed prices, and Harish and Malika were very helpful and patient in helping us find and choose the items we wanted, which took a while since there was a large selection of...More

Thank Trisha M
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Kathryn C
12 March 2017|
Response from Lois B | Reviewed this property |
Do you mean wine at Homestay? No liquor - quite observant Hindu household
Kathryn C
12 March 2017|
Response from bertabkerr | Reviewed this property |
No wine or any spirits here!