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Interesting experience, but buyer beware

We were taken to this place by an auto rickshaw driver working with our hotel. We had an enriching... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2017
Geoff W
Milton, Massachusetts
fraud peoples, fake materials its not silks

All fake materials no original only duplicate we saw a saree they said 10000.00 after bargain they... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2018
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Oct 6, 2018
“fraud peoples, fake materials its not silks”
Aug 8, 2018
We are manufactures of Banaras Traditional silk sarees,wedding sarees,Party wear sarees,scarfs, silk dress materails silk bedsheet covers
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Lallapura C 19/173 - B | Near Varuna Hotel, Badewali Masjid, Varanasi 221001, India
+91 99563 65786
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Reviewed 7 October 2018

All fake materials no original only duplicate we saw a saree they said 10000.00 after bargain they gave around 7800 but wen we visited local market it was only 2000 all were fraud don't trust this shop really frustrated.. they demand for cash not for...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

The salesmen and owner of Muslim silk factory are conartists! Don’t buy anything here. I bought sarees and scarves from here which at first appeared to be good quality until I found out later that they were fake goods. They are selling fake goods at...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Our guide took us to see silk weaving in people’s homes in the narrow ally ways. Very interesting. It ended in an outlet with salesman sitting lotus style on a large couch surrounded by shelves of shawls. He showed us the ways to judge pashmina-...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 17 July 2017

We were taken to this place by an auto rickshaw driver working with our hotel. We had an enriching experience talking with the proprietor, see how silk was made at a nearby home-based loom, and seeing the amazing assortment of bed coverings, scarves, sarees, etc....More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Geoff W
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Our group of 5 just wanted to do some souvenir shopping, our Indian friend took us there. At first we were not really interested until the owner started having the workers flip out silk bedspreads, pillows, saris, material pashminas, etc. I'm retiring and I just...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank DJ L
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Our local guide drove me and my friends here, it was supposed to be a silk factory but in fact we found here exactly the same Saari, Silk Scarf and Pashmina we found in all bazar around Rajasthan and Delhi too!!!! So don't buy anything...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

I have purchased some silk scarfs and bed sheet cover really it was good their bed spreads are so attractive and saree's are so good collection and they take us to weaving area we saw his they are making their products really it was a...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Andrea J
Reviewed 6 December 2015

We were not sure how much free time we would have in Varanasi, as we were going to be going around with a group, so when our driver suggested we visit a shop for Benarasi sarees on our way from the airport, we agreed with...More

Date of experience: December 2015
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