Magnetic India - the country that pulled Alexander the great into its lap. A shimmering jewe in the crown, and a unique blend of civilizations too. The cultural exuberance and composite tradition that marks this blend has found full expression in heart-warming creations of masters craftspersons. These creators extraordinaire, have inherited and honed ancestral skills to perfection. India is also a country where time honoured tradition co-exists in perfect harmony with the best of modernity. The five star hotels, shopping plazas and emporia somewhat akin to the ones in New York, London anywhere else in demonstthis very well.
The vast inter-country link of airline services and rail nerwork provides easy access of shopping across the length and breath of India. Shopping is a pleasure especially for those who have the knach for bargaining. But then, bargaining is only done in open markets or market places. Shopping Arcades, Govt. Showrooms or branded showrooms of reputed products have fixed prices and the genuineness of products is guaranteed. During the Indian festive season (September to December), avail discount from 5% to a hefty 50%.
The pages ahead will serve as an eye opener to the wounderful shopping experience in India. So go ahead, shop to your heart's delight and take home an exquisite, piece made in India, just for you. The line dividing crafts and fine arts is practically indistinguishable in the metal crafts of India. Gold, silver, shaped into intricately designed images, idols, jewellery and utility items, having a finish and style unique in appeal.