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Paraslakshmi Exports

D, Varanasi 221002, India
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Good quality and fair price of Silks and Cashmere Shawl

Mr. Rijhwani’s shop has any scarfs and shawls you want in Varanasi. They are incomparable to the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Yun Chi C
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It's excellent

During my stay I had to face some problems regarding delay of train. But Rijwani ji was so helpful... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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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 1 week ago via mobile

Mr. Rijhwani’s shop has any scarfs and shawls you want in Varanasi. They are incomparable to the shops in the street. My friend and i selected several items from the store and it was too many to choose. However we still bought some for gifts...More

Thank Yun Chi C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

During my stay I had to face some problems regarding delay of train. But Rijwani ji was so helpful. He always monitored the train schedule to make my journey with least hazards. What we need more from our host? I always prefer to have such...More

Thank tilottoma
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We stayed at Homestay and came into Harish's shop one morning. The selection and quality of the goods are high and we felt that the prices were fair. The experience was nice and Harish also told us that the people working in his factory are...More

Thank MCat194
Reviewed 31 August 2017

We stayed at Harish's Homestay which is located on the same premises. While we were there the proprietor introduced us to his other business which is handwoven fine fabric exports. I had no intention to purchase anything but after listening to the story of the...More

Thank Geoff3599
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 26 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

1  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
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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!