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Lakpahana, Colombo

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Lakpahana is no ordinary craft shop. It is an experience of Sri Lankan art and culture.Lakpahana is the marketing arm of the Sri Lanka Craftsmen and Artisans Association. We are the national entity of the World Crafts Council and the Unesco Seal of Excellence.We provide employment to over 500 artisans through our craft centers and home industry schemes. Over our 40 years we have given artists across Sri Lanka a platform to express their true artistic talents and to spur their creativity whilst preserving dying traditions.we want to provide you with access to unique, hard-to-find items at great values.We want you to feel that attachment to the product and to the hands that created it. Our selection comprises over 15,000 products including exquisite silver jewellery, metal work in silver, brass and copper, woodcarvings,batiks, masks, lacquer ware, pottery, hand woven rush and reed products, Hand embroidered linen, coconut products and many more.

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  • It is not actually a single store, but a series of shops connected to each other where to find souvenirs, objects, small jewelry, clothing and many other things to buy very very nice... the prices are obviously not those of the stalls, but also the quality is definitely higher!
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  • We thought this was going to be a tourist trap but we were wonderfully surprised by the items we found here and the prices were more than accessible. We were only going to buy a little thing and we en...  more »
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