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The Maati Centre

Lamb Road | Basement of Corner Cafe, Ambari, Guwahati 781001, India
+91 90850 08555
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Collection of handicrafts

The place is known for collection of various types of handicrafts from different locations. All the... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2018
lvchandrasali
,
Mumbai, India
Small collection of handicrafts from across India

We thought there would be greater focus on handicrafts from Assam in particular, and NE India in... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2018
sjagadish
,
Bengaluru, India
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The Maati Centre is a shop, meeting place and workshop space. Specialising in high quality handicrafts, handloom, arts and gift items inspired and created by rural crafts people of the North Eastern region of India.
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  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“corner cafe” (2 reviews)
“real flavour” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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LOCATION
Lamb Road | Basement of Corner Cafe, Ambari, Guwahati 781001, India
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"earrings"
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Reviewed 25 May 2018

The place is known for collection of various types of handicrafts from different locations. All the items are for sale and the prices are also low.

1  Thank lvchandrasali
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Reviewed 19 May 2018

We thought there would be greater focus on handicrafts from Assam in particular, and NE India in general. But a little disappointed since it had a bit of everything from across all parts of India.

1  Thank sjagadish
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

The Maati center is a nice place to visit if one is interested in shopping for local handicrafts. The shop is located in the basement, however it is maintained very well and all the items are displayed quiet artistically. We found the rates reasonable and...More

1  Thank Parwathi H
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

Fabulous little gem of a shop stocking traditional and modern Indian handmade gifts and artifacts with a heart

1  Thank Cathrin L
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Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

I recently visited Maati Center. It has an extraordinary collection of handicrafts carefully curated from various locations of North East. This is certainly a place to visit if you want to take away a memory of North East.

2  Thank Kaushal C
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Reviewed 27 January 2018

I have known Rishi, a good friend, for quite some time now. His undying passion and efforts to revive the art of the region and showcase it to the world has been exemplary. He used to own a store by the same of 'Colors of...More

Thank Aditya-Jn
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

I first read about this place on tripadvisor. During my business travel there, i got few hours and decided to visit this place. It is almost int he basement of a building on Lamb Road. Not very big but has a nice feel to it....More

2  Thank Samir D
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Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Visited maati centre in Guwahati yesterday evening,very good collection of pottery,clothes,incense sticks,earrings etc,all hand made, purchased quite a few things,very warm courteous couple running this centre,highly recommend for handicraft lovers to visit this when in Guwahati.

1  Thank Divya M
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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

The Maati Centre is wonderful and run well by Rishi and his wife. There are some beautiful products to buy and it is good to know it supports NGOs in India. My family and friends will be getting some lovely unique Christmas presents this year.

Thank Beeconybeare
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Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Perfect destination for gifting someone . I went with few of my friends and trust me the space itself became a memorable experience for all of us . I am sure it's one of a unique space in guwahati with so much variety and fun....More

Thank Nayan B
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