List of Geographical Indications in India

List of Geographical Indications in India

Every city has something to offer as Handicraft, Foodstuff, Agricultural, Textile, Food Stuff,  items Manufactured, Clothing, Forest produce, Footwear, Spices, Natural Goods and It is famous for those items.

A geographical indication (GI) is a name or sign used on certain products which corresponds to a specific geographical location or origin (e.g. a town, region, or country). India, as a member of the World Trade Organization (WTO), enacted the Geographical Indications of Goods (Registration and Protection) Act, 1999 has come into force with effect from 15 September 2003. GIs have been defined under Article 22(1) of the WTO Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights(TRIPS) Agreement as: "Indications which identify a good as originating in the territory of a member, or a region or a locality in that territory, where a given quality, reputation or characteristic of the good is essentially attributable to its geographic origin.

The GI tag ensures that none other than those registered as authorised users (or at least those residing inside the geographic territory) are allowed to use the popular product name. Darjeeling tea became the first GI tagged product in India, in 2004-05, since then by October 2018, 321 had been added to the list. These are listed below.

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SNo Geographical Indication Type State 
1 Srikalahasthi Kalamkari Handicraft Andhra Pradesh
2 Kondapalli Bommallu Handicraft Andhra Pradesh
3 Budithi Bell & Brass Metal Craft Handicraft Andhra Pradesh
4 Machilipatnam Kalamkari Handicraft Andhra Pradesh
5 Andhra Pradesh Leather Puppetry Handicraft Andhra Pradesh
6 Tirupati Laddu Foodstuff Andhra Pradesh
7 Uppada Jamdani Sarees Handicraft Andhra Pradesh
8 Guntur Sannam Chilli Agricultural Andhra Pradesh
9 Venkatagiri Sarees Handicraft Andhra Pradesh
10 Mangalagiri Sarees and Fabrics Handicraft Andhra Pradesh
11 Bobbili Veena Handicraft Andhra Pradesh
12 Dharmavaram Handloom Pattu Sarees and Paavadais Textile Andhra Pradesh
13 Banaganapalle Mangoes Agricultural Andhra Pradesh
14 Bandar Laddu Food Stuff Andhra Pradesh
15 Durgi Stone Carvings Handicraft Andhra Pradesh
16 Etikoppaka Toys Handicraft Andhra Pradesh
17 Udayagiri Wooden Cutlery Handicraft Andhra Pradesh
18 Araku valley Arabica coffee Agricultural Andhra pradesh
19 Arunachal Orange Agricultural Arunachal Pradesh
20 Muga Silk of Assam Handicraft Assam
21 Assam (Orthodox) Logo Agricultural Assam
22 Assam (Orthodox) Logo, now merged with GI Application No. 115 Agricultural Assam
23 Muga Silk of Assam (Logo - connected with GI-55) Handicraft Assam
24 Assam Karbi Anglong Ginger Agricultural Assam
25 Tezpur Litchi Agricultural Assam
26 Joha Rice of Assam Agricultural Assam
27 Madhubani Paintings Handicraft Bihar
28 Applique (Khatwa) Work of Bihar Handicraft Bihar
29 Sujini Embroidery Work of Bihar Handicraft Bihar
30 Sikki Grass Work of Bihar Handicraft Bihar
31 Bhagalpur Silks Handicraft Bihar
32 Sikki Grass Products of Bihar Handicraft Bihar
33 Applique (Khatwa) Work of Bihar Handicraft Bihar
34 Sujini Embroidery Work of Bihar Handicraft Bihar
35 Shahi Litchi Food stuff Bihar
36 Katarni Rice Food stuff Bihar
37 Bhagalpuri Zardalu Agricultural Bihar
38 Magahi Paan Food stuff Bihar
39 Bastar Iron Craft Handicraft Chhattisgarh
40 Bastar Dhokra Handicraft Chhattisgarh
41 Bastar Wooden Craft Handicraft Chhattisgarh
42 Champa Silk Saree and Fabrics Handicraft Chhattisgarh
43 Bastar Dhokra (Logo) Handicraft Chhattisgarh
44 Feni Manufactured Goa
45 Sankheda Furniture Handicraft Gujarat
46 Agates of Cambay Handicraft Gujarat
47 Kutch Embroidery Handicraft Gujarat
48 Tangaliya Shawl Handicraft Gujarat
49 Surat Zari Craft Handicraft Gujarat
50 Kachchh Shawls Handicraft Gujarat
51 Gir Kesar Mango Agricultural Gujarat
52 Bhalia Wheat Agricultural Gujarat
53 Jamnagari Bandhani Handicraft Gujarat
54 Patan Patola Handicraft Gujarat
55 Sankheda Furniture (Logo) Handicraft Gujarat
56 Agates of Cambay (Logo) Handicraft Gujarat
57 Kutch Embroidery (Logo) Handicraft Gujarat
58 Kullu Shawl Handicraft Himachal Pradesh
59 Kangra Tea Agricultural Himachal Pradesh
60 Chamba Rumal Handicraft Himachal Pradesh
61 Kinnauri Shawl Handicraft Himachal Pradesh
62 Kangra Paintings Handicraft Himachal Pradesh
63 Kullu Shawl (Logo) Textile Himachal Pradesh
64 Kangra Painting (Merged with Application No.381) Handicraft Himachal Pradesh
65 Basmati Agricultural India
66 Kashmir Pashmina Handicraft Jammu & Kashmir
67 Kashmir Sozani Craft Handicraft Jammu & Kashmir
68 Kani Shawl Handicraft Jammu & Kashmir
69 Kashmir Paper Machie Handicraft Jammu & Kashmir
70 Kashmir Walnut Wood Carving Handicraft Jammu & Kashmir
71 Khatamband Handicraft Jammu & Kashmir
72 Kashmiri Hand Knotted Carpet Handicraft Jammu and Kashmir
73 Mysore Silk Handicraft Karnataka
74 Mysore Agarbathi Manufactured Karnataka
75 Mysore Agarbathi (Logo) Manufactured Karnataka
76 Bidriware Handicraft Karnataka
77 Channapatna Toys & Dolls Handicraft Karnataka
78 Mysore Rosewood Inlay Handicraft Karnataka
79 Mysore Sandalwood Oil Manufactured Karnataka
80 Mysore Sandal soap Manufactured Karnataka
81 Kasuti Embroidery Handicraft Karnataka
82 Mysore Traditional Paintings Handicraft Karnataka
83 Coorg Orange Agricultural Karnataka
84 Mysore Betel leaf Agricultural Karnataka
85 Nanjanagud Banana Agricultural Karnataka
86 Ganjifa cards of Mysore Handicraft Karnataka
87 Navalgund durries Handicraft Karnataka
88 Karnataka Bronze Ware Handicraft Karnataka
89 Mysore Malligae Agricultural Karnataka
90 Udupi Malligae Agricultural Karnataka
91 Hadagali Malligae Agricultural Karnataka
92 Ilkal Sarees Handicraft Karnataka
93 Molakalmuru Sarees Handicraft Karnataka
94 Coorg Green Cardamom Agricultural Karnataka
95 Dharwad Pedha Foodstuff Karnataka
96 Monsooned Malabar Arabica Coffee Agricultural Karnataka
97 Monsooned Malabar Robusta Coffee Agricultural Karnataka
98 Bydagi Chilli Agricultural Karnataka
99 Devanahalli Pomello Agricultural Karnataka
100 Appemidi Mango Agricultural Karnataka
101 Kamalapur Red Banana Agricultural Karnataka
102 Sandur Lambani Embroidery Handicraft Karnataka
103 Udupi Mattu Gulla Brinjal Agricultural Karnataka
104 Guledgudd Khana Textile Karnataka
105 Bangalore Blue Grapes Agricultural Karnataka
106 Bangalore Rose Onion Agricultural Karnataka
107 Kinhal Toys Handicraft Karnataka
108 Udupi Saree Textile Karnataka
109 Karnataka Bronzeware (Logo) Handicraft Karnataka
110 Ganjifa Cards of Mysore (Logo) Handicraft Karnataka
111 Navalgund Durries (Logo) Handicraft Karnataka
112 Mysore Silk (Logo) Handicraft Karnataka
113 Coorg arabica coffee Agricultural Karnataka
114 Chikmagalur Arabica coffee Agricultural Karnataka
115 Bababudangiri arabica coffee Agricultural Karnataka
116 Sirsi Supari Agricultural Karnataka
117 Aranmula Kannadi Handicraft Kerala
118 Payyannur Pavithra Ring Handicraft Kerala
119 Navara Rice Agricultural Kerala
120 Palakkadan Matta Rice Agricultural Kerala
121 Alleppey Coir Handicraft Kerala
122 Tellechery Pepper, now merged With Application No. 49 Agricultural Kerala
123 Brass Broidered Coconut shell crafts of Kerala Handicraft Kerala
124 Screw Pine Crafts of Kerala Handicraft Kerala
125 Maddalam of Palakkad Handicraft Kerala
126 Alleppey Green Cardamom Agricultural Kerala
127 Pokkali Rice Agricultural Kerala
128 Vazhakkulam Pineapple Agricultural Kerala
129 Vazhakkulam Pineapple, now merged With Application No. 130 Agricultural Kerala
130 Cannanore Home Furnishings Handicraft Kerala
131 Balaramapuram Sarees and Fine Cotton Fabrics Handicraft Kerala
132 Central Travancore Jaggery Agricultural Kerala
133 Kasaragod Sarees Handicraft Kerala
134 Kuthampully Sarees and Fine Cotton Fabrics Handicraft Kerala
135 Wayanad Jeerakasala Rice Agricultural Kerala
136 Wayanad Gandhakasala Rice Agricultural Kerala
137 Chendamangalam Dhoties & Set Mundu Handicraft Kerala
138 Kaipad Rice Agricultural Kerala
139 Kuthampully Dhoties & Set Mundu Clothing Kerala
140 Chengalikodan Nendran Banana Agricultural Kerala
141 Palakkad Maddalam Kerala (Logo) Handicraft Kerala
142 Brass Broidered Coconut Shell Crafts of Kerala (Logo) Handicraft Kerala
143 Screw Pine Craft of Kerala (Logo) Handicraft Kerala
144 Nilambur Teak Forest Produce Kerala
145 Marayoor jaggery Agricultural kerala
146 Wayanad Robusta coffee Agricultural Kerala
147 Malabar Pepper, merged With Application No. 56 Agricultural Kerala, Karnataka & Tamilnadu
148 Chanderi Sarees Handicraft Madhya Pradesh
149 Leather Toys of Indore Handicraft Madhya Pradesh
150 Bagh Prints of Madhya Pradesh Handicraft Madhya Pradesh
151 Bell Metal Ware of Datia and Tikamgarh Handicraft Madhya Pradesh
152 Leather Toys of Indore (Logo) Handicraft Madhya Pradesh
153 Ratlami Sev Foodstuff Madhya Pradesh
154 Bagh Prints of Madhya Pradesh (Logo) Handicraft Madhya Pradesh
155 Jhabua Kadaknath Black Chicken Meat Food stuff Madhya Pradesh
156 Solapur Chaddar Handicraft Maharashtra
157 Solapur Terry Towel Handicraft Maharashtra
158 Nashik Valley Wine Manufactured Maharashtra
159 Puneri Pagadi Handicraft Maharashtra
160 Paithani Saree & Fabrics Handicraft Maharashtra
161 Paithan's Paithani, now merged with GI Application No. 150 Handicraft Maharashtra
162 Mahabaleshwar Strawberry Agricultural Maharashtra
163 Nashik Grapes Agricultural Maharashtra
164 Warli Painting Handicraft Maharashtra
165 Kolhapur Jaggery Agricultural Maharashtra
166 Nagpur Orange Agricultural Maharashtra
167 Karvath Kati Sarees & Fabrics Agricultural Maharashtra
168 Ajara Ghansal Rice Agricultural Maharashtra
169 Waigaon Turmeric Agricultural Maharashtra
170 Mangalwedha Jowar Agricultural Maharashtra
171 Bhiwapur Chilli Agricultural Maharashtra
172 Sindhudurg & Ratnagiri Kokum Agricultural Maharashtra
173 Waghya Ghevada Agricultural Maharashtra
174 Navapur Tur Dal Agricultural Maharashtra
175 Ambemohar Rice Agricultural Maharashtra
176 Vengurla Cashew Agricultural Maharashtra
177 Sangli Raisins Agricultural Maharashtra
178 Lasalgaon Onion Agricultural Maharashtra
179 Dahanu Gholvad Chikoo Agricultural Maharashtra
180 Beed Custard Apple Agricultural Maharashtra
181 Jalna Sweet Orange Agricultural Maharashtra
182 Jalgaon Banana Agricultural Maharashtra
183 Marathwada Kesar Mango Agricultural Maharashtra
184 Purandar Fig Agricultural Maharashtra
185 Jalgaon Bharit Brinjal Agricultural Maharashtra
186 Solapur Pomegranate Agricultural Maharashtra
187 Kolhapuri Chappals Footwear Maharashtra & Karnataka
188 Shaphee Lanphee Textile Manipur
189 Wangkhei Phee Textile Manipur
190 Moirang Phee Textile Manipur
191 Kachai Lemon Agricultural Manipur
192 Memong Narang Agricultural Meghalaya
193 Khasi Mandarin Agricultural Meghalaya
194 Mizo Chilli Agricultural Mizoram
195 Naga Mircha Agricultural Nagaland
196 Naga Tree Tomato Agricultural Nagaland
197 Chakhesang Shawls Textile Nagaland
198 Kotpad Handloom fabric Handicraft Odisha
199 Orissa Ikat Handicraft Odisha
200 Pipli Applique Work Handicraft Odisha
201 Konark Stone Carving Handicraft Odisha
202 Orissa Pattachitra Textile Odisha
203 Pipli Applique Craft, now merged with Application No.86 - Pipli Applique Work Handicraft Odisha
204 Khandua Saree and Fabrics Handicraft Odisha
205 Gopalpur Tussar Fabrics Handicraft Odisha
206 Dhalapathar Parda & Fabrics Handicraft Odisha
207 Sambalpuri Bandha Saree & Fabrics Handicraft Odisha
208 Bomkai Saree & Fabrics Handicraft Odisha
209 Habaspuri Saree & Fabrics Handicraft Odisha
210 Berhampur Phoda Kumbha Saree & Joda Textile Odisha
211 Ganjam Kewda Rooh Agricultural Odisha
212 Ganjam Kewda Flower Agricultural Odisha
213 Orissa Pattachitra (Logo) Handicraft Odisha
214 Bell Metal ware of Datia and Tikamgarh (Logo) Handicraft Odisha
215 Kandhamal Haladi Spice Odisha
216 Villianur Terracotta Works Handicraft Puducherry
217 Thirukannur Papier Mache Craft Handicraft Puducherry
218 Phulkari Handicraft Punjab, Haryana & Rajasthan
219 Kota Doria Handicraft Rajasthan
220 Blue Pottery of Jaipur Handicraft Rajasthan
221 Molela Clay Work Handicraft Rajasthan
222 Kathputlis of Rajasthan Handicraft Rajasthan
223 Bikaneri Bhujia Foodstuff Rajasthan
224 Sanganeri Hand Block Print Handicraft Rajasthan
225 Bagru Hand Block Print Handicraft Rajasthan
226 Kota Doria (Logo) Handicraft Rajasthan
227 Maheshwar Sarees & Fabric Natural Goods Rajasthan
228 Thawa Art Work (Gold Work on Glass) Handicraft Rajasthan
229 Makrana Marble Natural Rajasthan
230 Molela Clay Work of Rajasthan (Logo) Handicraft Rajasthan
231 Blue Pottery of Jaipur (Logo) Handicraft Rajasthan
232 Kathputlis of Rajasthan (Logo) Handicraft Rajasthan
233 Khijuria Sweets Food Stuff Rajasthan
234 Pipar city Jodhpur Rajasthan
235 Sikkim Large Cardamom Agricultural Sikkim
236 Salem Fabric Handicraft Tamil Nadu
237 Kancheepuram Silk Handicraft Tamil Nadu
238 Bhavani Jamakkalam Handicraft Tamil Nadu
239 Madurai Sungudi Handicraft Tamil Nadu
240 Coimbatore Wet Grinder Manufactured Tamil Nadu
241 Thanjavur Paintings Handicraft Tamil Nadu
242 Thanjavur Art Plate Handicraft Tamil Nadu
243 Swamimalai Bronze Icons Handicraft Tamil Nadu
244 Temple Jewellery of Nagercoil Handicraft Tamil Nadu
245 Arani Silk Handicraft Tamil Nadu
246 Kovai Kora Cotton Sarees Handicraft Tamil Nadu
247 Salem Silk Handicraft Tamil Nadu
248 East India Leather Manufactured Tamil Nadu
249 Thanjavur Doll Handicraft Tamil Nadu
250 Eathomozhy Tall Coconut Agricultural Tamil Nadu
251 Nilgiri (Orthodox) Agricultural Tamil Nadu
252 Nilgiri (Orthodox) Logo, now merged with Application No. 116 Agricultural Tamil Nadu
253 Virupakshi Hill Banana Agricultural Tamil Nadu
254 Sirumalai Hill Banana Agricultural Tamil Nadu
255 Toda Embroidery Handicraft Tamil Nadu
256 Pattamadai Pai (Pattamadai Mats) Handicraft Tamil Nadu
257 Nachiarkoil Kuthuvilakku (Nachiarkoil Lamp) Handicraft Tamil Nadu
258 Chettinad Kottan Handicraft Tamil Nadu
259 Thanjavur Veenai (Tanjore Veena) Handicraft Tamil Nadu
260 Madurai Malli Agricultural Tamil Nadu
261 Mahabalipuram Stone Sculpture Handicraft Tamil Nadu
262 Thanjavur Art Plate (Logo) Handicraft Tamil Nadu
263 Swamimalai Bronze Icons (Logo) Handicraft Tamil Nadu
264 Temple Jewellery of Nagercoil (Logo) Handicraft Tamil Nadu
265 Erode Turmeric Agricultural Tamilnadu
266 Pochampally Ikat Handicraft Telangana
267 Silver Filigree of Karimnagar Handicraft Telangana
268 Nirmal Toys and Crafts Handicraft Telangana
269 Nirmal Furniture Handicraft Telangana
270 Nirmal Paintings Handicraft Telangana
271 Gadwal Sarees Handicraft Telangana
272 Siddipet Gollabama Handicraft Telangana
273 Cheriyal Paintings Handicraft Telangana
274 Hyderabad Haleem Food Stuff Telangana
275 Pembarthi Metal Craft Handicraft Telangana
276 Narayanpet Handloom Sarees Handicraft Telangana
277 Pochampally Ikat (Logo) Handicraft Telangana
278 Adilabad Dokra Handicraft Telangana
279 Warangal Durries Handicraft Telangana
280 Tripura Queen Pineapple Agricultural Tripura
281 Scotch Whisky Manufactured United Kingdom
282 Allahabad Surkha Guava Agricultural Uttar Pradesh
283 Banaras Brocades and Sarees Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
284 Lucknow Chikan Craft Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
285 Mango Malihabadi Dusseheri Agricultural Uttar Pradesh
286 Hand made Carpet of Bhadohi - Mirzapur Region of UP Handmade Carpets Uttar Pradesh
287 Firozabad Glass (Word Mark) Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
288 Firozabad Glass (Logo Mark, now merged With Application No. 155 Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
289 Kannauj Perfume (Word Mark) Manufactured Uttar Pradesh
290 Kannauj Perfume (Logo Mark), now merged With Application No. 157 Manufactured Uttar Pradesh
291 Kanpur Saddlery (Word Mark) Manufactured Uttar Pradesh
292 Kanpur Saddlery (Logo Mark), now merged With Application No. 159 Manufactured Uttar Pradesh
293 Moradabad Metal Craft (Word Mark) Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
294 Moradabad Metal Craft (Logo Mark), now merged With Application No. 161 Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
295 Varanasi Glass Beads Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
296 Khurja Pottery Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
297 Saharanpur Wood Craft (Word Mark with Logo) Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
298 Kalanamak Rice Agricultural Uttar Pradesh
299 Agra Durrie Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
300 Farukkhabad Cotton Print Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
301 Lucknow Zardozi Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
302 Banaras Brocades and Sarees (Logo) Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
303 Meerut Scissors Manufactured Uttar Pradesh
304 Banaras Gulabi Meenakari Craft Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
305 Benaras Metal Repouse Craft Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
306 Varanasi Wooden Lacquer Ware & Toys Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
307 Mirzapur Handmade Dari Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
308 Nizamabad black clay pottery Handicraft Uttar Pradesh
309 Uttarakhand Tejpat Spice Uttarakhand
310 Darjeeling Tea (Word) Agricultural West Bengal
311 Darjeeling Tea (Logo) Agricultural West Bengal
312 Nakshi Kantha Handicraft West Bengal
313 Santiniketan Leather Goods Handicraft West Bengal
314 Laxman Bhog Mango Agricultural West Bengal
315 Khirsapati (Himsagar) Mango Agricultural West Bengal
316 Fazli Mango grown in the district of Malda Agricultural West Bengal
317 Santipur Saree Handicraft West Bengal
318 Baluchari Saree Handicraft West Bengal
319 Dhaniakhali Saree Handicraft West Bengal
320 Jaynagarer Moa Foodstuff West Bengal
321 Bardhaman Sitabhog Food Stuff West Bengal
322 Bardhaman Mihidana Foodstuff West Bengal
323 Tulaipanji Rice Agricultural West Bengal
324 Gobindabhog Rice Agricultural West Bengal
325 Banglar Rasogolla Food Stuff West Bengal

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July 10, 2019

What an information. Thanks for sharing it


July 26, 2019

Nice information about our culture and traditional food stuff all over India.


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