Shopping

Clothing in Guwahati

Northeast Network

This NGO seeds self-help projects in villages to empower rural women and works as an umbrella organisation for several handloom-weaving cooperatives. Buying beautiful (and good-value) woven products here supports th…
Gifts & Souvenirs in Guwahati

Artfed

Fine bamboo crafts, textiles, wickerwork, bell-metal and terracotta handicrafts, and many a carved rhino, are on offer at this state-operated emporium.
Gifts & Souvenirs in Shillong

Iew Duh

This vast public market (also known as bara bazaar: 'big market') is one of the most animated shopping areas in the Northeast. Thousands of Khasi tribespeople flock in from their villages, selling everything from ba…
Books in Shillong

National Book Agency

This well-stocked store has a comprehensive English-language catalogue featuring Lonely Planet guidebooks, travel magazines and Indian and International fiction.