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Om Handicrafts

Patan Durbar Square, Patan (Lalitpur), Nepal
+977 1-5527189
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Lovely experience, but remember they are trying to sell you a bowl!

The people here are very nice. They explain how the bowls are made and of course how their's is... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2018
Alexander D
,
Kincardine, Canada
Wonderful singing bowls!

I had been searching for a singing bowl for a while and as I headed to Nepal I figured there was no... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
cw8950
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Torrington, Connecticut
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Established as a co-operatives of mainly three different families, specializing in different craftsmanship. Our boutique style outlet is at the heart of Patan Durbar Square; there are three main sections of Himalayan Healing Bowls, Pashmina products and Exclusive Silver Jewelries. For decades we have been promoting local producer and collecting their crafts and artifacts, which are distinct and exquisite. The local producers and all the stakeholders get better benefits, as our clients are well satisfied with our eminence product lineup. Om Handicrafts is a business venture with wide spreading prominence of exclusive range of Nepalese handicrafts and greater corporate social responsible. We have been exporting Healing bowls and other artifacts to Germany, Italy, the US, and other parts of Europe.
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“singing bowls” (7 reviews)
“fair trade” (5 reviews)
“demonstration” (4 reviews)
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Patan Durbar Square, Patan (Lalitpur), Nepal
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+977 1-5527189
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Reviewed 5 May 2018

The people here are very nice. They explain how the bowls are made and of course how their's is better than everyone else! The sales pitch is not heavy and I left mum to do all the work. I sat and watched the life going...More

Thank Alexander D
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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

I had been searching for a singing bowl for a while and as I headed to Nepal I figured there was no better place to buy one. Once I arrived in Thamel I was overwhelmed by the sheer amount of people selling singing bowls in...More

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Reviewed 16 November 2017

This Handicrafts store is located in an area that was obviously hit hard by the 2015 earthquake. Thankfully this store survived and has been just about fully restored. The store offers for sale an extensive amount of authentic Nepali items such as singing bowls, statues,...More

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Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

I absolutely loved this little gem of a store, actually three stores together!, tucked back in an alley off the Patan Durbar Square. What a great find!! These three stores offer fair trade woven goods, jewelry, and singing/healing bowls. I actually went back and visited...More

Thank Kate W
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Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

This fair trade store has an amazing selection of scarves and jewelry but the real stars are the top quality singing bowls. We've purchased several bowls that are far superior to the ones on the street. The demonstration of the singing bowls is interesting and...More

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Reviewed 5 December 2016

Purchased a "Full Moon" bowl after an interesting demonstration. Staff was helpful in choosing the right bowl.

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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Very impressed with the quality of accomodation, the room was very clean and tidy, central location and friendly staff. Perfect for a "luxury" night after hundreds of kms on the motorbike!

Thank Silvio S
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Reviewed 28 September 2015

We actually stayed in the apartments about the Handicrafts store. But the experience we had in Kathmandu was made better because out this place. We found this apartment on AirBNB. The Handicrafts store is beautiful. They sell singing bowls and timshels. Manoj and his crew...More

2  Thank CraigTrevor
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Reviewed 23 July 2015

A man at the Patan museum recommended this place to us. We are so grateful! Their products are top quality from scarfs, jewelry to singing bowls!

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Reviewed 9 April 2015

We stayed in the apartments above Om Handicrafts and although we were under the impression that all the rooms were on the same floor whereas they were actually on three separate levels the place was lovely. It was a family run business who were very...More

1  Thank Milly M
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