The uniquely crafted handicrafts of Bhubaneswar set it apart on the shopping scene. From stone and wood carvings, patta paintings, tie-and-dye textiles to silver filigree, bamboo basketry, brass and bell metal work, and horn work, there is a lot to mark on your shopping list. One of the best places to pick up these articles is Utkalika, a store managed by the state's Department of Handicrafts. Visitors are guaranteed authentic products at great prices here. Ekamra Haat, a craft village managed by the state government, is another great place to shop for souvenirs and handicrafts. Designed as a rustic village, Ekamra Haat is home to over 40 shops selling not just Odia handicrafts like palm leaf engravings, pattachitra, cane and bamboo products but also crafts from across India. There are lots of textiles on offer as well as food stalls, where you can sample local delicacies. BMC Mall, Priyadarshini Market and Bapuji Nagar or Market Building are other good markets for shopping.