The first retail outlet of the group is situated at Gyanwapi, Varanasi near the famous Kashi Vishwanath temple. Since its inception in 1999, this store has become the choice of thousands of valued customers. This shop offers a full range of textile products like Sarees, Suitings, Shirtings, Dress Material, Furnishing cloth, Towel, Handloom etc.
The per square feet sale of the store is Rs.4800 which is one of the highest in India!
The mosque was built by the Mughal emperor Aurangzeb in 1669 CE, after destroying a Hindu temple. The remnants of the Hindu temple can be seen on the walls of the Gyanvapi mosque. The demolished temple is believed by Hindus to be an earlier restoration of the original Kashi Vishwanath temple.