Punjab is in the northwest of India. The Phulkari textile is the most interesting item on display in the Punjab Govt. Emporium. The word phulkari literally means flowering. It is a form of craft in which embroidery is done in a simple and sparse design over shawls, dupattas, saris and suits. Phulkari hand fans, phulkari hand bags and phulkari dupatta and saris are always in vogue and are popular across the world.
Sesham wood is a variety of rose wood. This is used with brass and inlaid work to make products like trays, gift items, tables, and stools. These other items are on display in the Emporium.