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Tribes India

Ridsdale Road | Head Post Office Building, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
+91 484 221 5077
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Hand made by the Hills Tribes artisans

Some very nice pieces, at fair prices, in a fair trade project. Definitely worth supporting this... read more

Reviewed January 13, 2018
Anna L
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Vienna, Austria
Could not find it

We could not locate this place well. Never heard about anything great for this place. Can be... read more

Reviewed April 30, 2017
garhwaliya
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Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
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On the left side of the post office ( you have to enter in the post office yard and then turn left), this TRIFED (Ministry of Tribal Affairs) enterprise sells tribal artefacts, paintings, shawls, figurines, etc, at reasonable fixed prices and the profits go towards supporting the artisans.
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Jan 13, 2018
“Hand made by the Hills Tribes artisans”
Apr 30, 2017
“Could not find it”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Ridsdale Road | Head Post Office Building, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
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+91 484 221 5077
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Reviewed 13 January 2018

Some very nice pieces, at fair prices, in a fair trade project. Definitely worth supporting this place. I bought a hand made bronze bas-relief for 140 rupees and saw the same kind of piece a few hours later in a more 2fancy" shop for 300...More

1  Thank Anna L
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Reviewed 30 April 2017

We could not locate this place well. Never heard about anything great for this place. Can be skipped.

Thank garhwaliya
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Reviewed 23 January 2017

There are so many wonderful places to shop for truly beautiful Indian ,merchandise AND this isn't one of them.

Thank Elizabeth J
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Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

We visited this store, tucked behind the post office in Fort Kochi, after reading in Lonely Planet that it is a Ministry of Tribal Affairs enterprise selling items tribal at reasonable fixed prices and that the profits go towards supporting the artisans. In fact, they...More

2  Thank Gordon R
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Reviewed 5 February 2016

With all the shops in the center of Fort Kochi arround Princess street tyring to lure you in, I found that this is probably trhe most authentic shop - it is government owned and sources its handicrafts from different tribes in India - and also...More

3  Thank ChristinaVL
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