Celebration of the biggest festival of India has commenced in Pink City. Markets have been fully decorated, lights have been put over almost all houses and shops in every street. People have already started started Shopping in Jaipur to celebrate the lighting festival that is just about to come in a short span of time. Monday, starting of the next week, shall also be the starting of 5 day festival as Dhanteras.
Jaipurites that don’t live in Pink city shall arrive in city on the weekend and that shall increase the celebration mode even more.
So as you all have started shopping or shall be starting it in days to come, we shall give u a little knowledge about different markets of Jaipur that shall help you plan your shopping accordingly. So here goes the description of markets of Jaipur that are famous for different commodities:
- For Fire crackers (Phatakhas) – With the thoughts of celebrating Diwali comes the thoughts of blasting rockets in air. So if you are planning to buy fire crackers, Market adjacent to Hawa Mahal alongside Badi Choupar is a perfect choice. There are several shops in the market from where you can buy the best crackers at reasonable rates.
- For clothes – Well in the case of clothes, everybody has different choice. While your mother would be thinking to buy heavy work Saree, your father might be looking for Rajasthani suit. And as far as you and your siblings are concerned, you might be looking for such rich indo western outfits. So take your mother to Choura Rasta and she might be the happiest lady that day because uncountable options available for her to choose her sari that suites her most. While your dad might be interested in visiting the shops of MI Road wherein you can buy a rich traditional suit for him from Wills Lifestyle or Rajwara store. As far as you and your sister is concerned, go to any of the high profile malls and you might get what you desire; perfect solution to your western requirements.
- For sweets – Are there better options than L.M.B or Kanha sweets on this Deepawali? While to buy sweets from L.M.B you need to visit the Heart of Jaipur i.e. Johari Bazar, Chain of Kanha sweets all over the city shall allow you to buy sweets conveniently.
- For utensils & Jewellery – Buying an ancient coin or an utensil on Dhanteras is considered token of prosperity & happiness. For utensils, visit Tripolia Bazar. For Jewellery, nothing can be a better option than Johari Bajar. You might be amazed to know that people even from other cities come to Tripolia Bazar & Johari Bazar on eve of Dhanteras to buy utensils and Jewellery.
So if you have started shopping but have not covered above areas, go and explore and tell us your experiences.
For those who have not started shopping yet, this article might be just a sign to say, “Happy Deepawali shopping time”.