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Excellent art works

I visited last week for the first time in 20 years of being a madrasi ,and regret not having come... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2018
yy m
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Showroom for Tamilnadu Handicrafts

We wanted to good & genuine Tamil Nadu Handicraft - brass lamps as gifts for our friends and chose... read more

Reviewed 21 February 2018
Mumbai, India
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The Tamilnadu Handicrafts Development Corporation unites all the hands that carve, sculpt, cast, engrave, polish, finish and create various kinds of crafts under one roof so as to preserve the nation’s heritage.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
No 759 Anna Street | The Tamilnadu Handicrafts Development Corporation Ltd, Chennai (Madras) 600002, India
+91 44 2852 1271
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Reviewed 26 October 2018

I visited last week for the first time in 20 years of being a madrasi ,and regret not having come here before.I was hugely impressed by the workmanship of deities,numerous crafts and show case stuff available.The quality is superior which is reflected in the price....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 21 February 2018

We wanted to good & genuine Tamil Nadu Handicraft - brass lamps as gifts for our friends and chose this place for reasonable prices and reliability. They have a good collection of brass and bronze Craft

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 2 August 2017

My search for a good Bronze Nataraja statue led me to this place after visiting a few others nearby. Though being a government run organization the staff are really friendly and try to help out wherever they can. They exactly tell you the plus and...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

The shop is known since last 25 years or more for its speciality in wooden craft, brass metal craft of statues lamp etc., apart from traditional items like tanjor paintings toys, some special dress items .. You will also get seasonal discounts For gifting to...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Reviewed 25 April 2017

When I need a cultural or hand crafted item, such as a lamp, woolen shawl, pictures, etc I first stop at Poompuhar. It has a such a wide variety of well-made articles at reasonable prices. However, I have two complaints: Every item sold there has...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 30 January 2017

This is a very good shop in the central part of Chennai which has got good collection of handi crafts which represents different part of the country. The articles are reasonably priced .You can take a chance during discount sale to buy at a bargain...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed 19 January 2017

Lovely products that speak of class and quality! The best part is that it is directly under the Govt of India for supporting millions of artisans. Poompuhar is the ultimate destination for authentic Indian handicrafts with a versatile catalogue of general and occasion specific products.

Date of experience: January 2017
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8 November 2018|
Response from yy m | Reviewed this property |
Thank you for the question. Unless poompuhar advertises on the website I would not know. Mind the timings of the shop as they are not open at 0400 or perhaps past midnight.