The festival of Diwali is about to
come and preparations have started across the country. While most of the houses
are being cleaned for Diwali, many people are thinking of new ideas for
decoration and rangoli. Meanwhile, the most important part of the preparations
for the festival is shopping. From clothes, jewellery, diyas, lights, and gifts,
there are many things to buy for Diwali. While most people get excited after
hearing the name of shopping, it also becomes a headache for some when they do
not understand where to go shopping. To remove the headache of finding perfect
markets, we have brought 5 such cities in India which are perfect for Diwali
shopping. Along with this, we will also tell you where it would be better
to shop in these cities. Let's see which are those 5 cities-
What better than the national capital
for Diwali shopping? There are many famous markets in the city where you can
find good and sustainable things at a reasonable price. The first name for
shopping in Delhi is Chandni Chowk where you will find a great collection of
ethnic clothes. Dilli Haat and Connaught Place are also good options for budget
shopping. Apart from this, you can also visit Palika Bazaar and Lajpat Nagar
for decoration items and jewellery. The same, Sarojini Nagar has always been a
good option for shopping.
How can we forget Rajasthan when it
comes to traditional clothes and jewellery. You will find many options for
Diwali shopping in Jaipur. Johri Bazaar is famous for traditional Kundan jewellery.
One can buy clothes, bags, and shoes at Nehru Bazaar. By bargaining in Bapu
Bazaar, you can take decorations and shoes of Rajasthani culture.
Mumbai is considered a great place to
buy clothes. If you want to get good quality clothes for less money then this
city is a good option for you. You can visit the Colaba causeway and Fashion
Street. Also, the Bandra Linking Road is also famous for clothing and footwear.
Chira Bazar and Zaveri Bazar towards South Mumbai are also good for jewellery.
You will also find many big brands in High Street Phoenix in Lower Parel.
There is more than one shopping
destination in Kolkata during Diwali. Hogg's Market or New Market in Kolkata is
great for buying clothes, especially sarees. From Park Street to New Market on
Chowringhee Road near the Oberoi Grand Hotel, there are many street vendors
selling terracotta wear and decorative wall plaques. Quest Mall in Ballygunge
is a great place for all kinds of branded things.
You can do good shopping during Diwali
in Chennai too. From traditional artifacts to clothes, shoes, jewellery- you
will find everything here. A wide variety of clothes, shoes, and jewelry are
available in Pondy Bazaar. Thyagaraya Nagar has some of the best shopping
centers for clothing, electronic products, and jewellery. For branded goods, the
city has several malls like Express Avenue in Royapettah High Road, Spencer
Plaza in Anna Salai etc.