Which are the items that Somnath is famous for?
Posted on Dec 18, 2013 by sushma.yadav
Somnath is well known as a religious Hindu tourist destination. Even while visiting religious places, we all like to pick up something or the other as a souvenir for our near and dear ones. Somnath is well known as a place for embroidered wall hangings, Shell work, and various types of unique curious and little delights without which your shopping list is simply incomplete! In case you are fond of shopping then you will certainly enjoy in the streets of Sarnath and never forget this experience.
The local markets based in Somnath have lots of places where you can shop for tidbits at very surprising and reasonable prices. One can pick up beads, back colorful handmade dolls, miniature idols, shining sequins, fancy mirror work, animal paraphernalia nuptial garments, and many more such traditional items. One thing that you must remember is that you need to bargain at all places. We all known that people often increase the prices for tourists, so you need to bargain, whenever you buy anything from the local markets.
In case you don’t have much time to especially visit the market in Somnath even then you need not worry, as there are many shops right outside the temple. Most of these shops are clad with pictures of idols and many items of religious importance. You will be surprised to see the variety these shops have to offer.