Shopping - Bangalore

Bangalore is a good place to shop for the various specialties of this State. Among these are Mysore silks, sandalwood and sandalwood items, inlay work with rose wood, brass and ivory artifacts, and lambani jewellery.

Handicrafts may be purchased at:
Cauvery Arts and Crafts Emporium, M.G. Road, Tel: 5571418; and
CCIE (Central Cottage Industries Emporium), M.G. Road. Tel: 5544083.

For silk saris and cloth : The Karnataka Silk Industries Corporation runs show rooms at M.G. Road and K.G. Road. Similarly, the KHDC showrooms called Priyadarshini Handloom House at various places is an ideal place to shop for handlooms of this state.

Gold and silver jewellery is available in the quaint Jeweller's Street. Prices are fixed at most shops but there may be some bargaining in roadstalls and in smaller shops.

The other main shopping area of the city are: Kempe Gowda Road, Mahatma Gandhi Road, Jayachamarajendra Road, Jayanagar Shopping Complex, Russel Market and Commercial Street.

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