The artifacts available in Dehradun throw some light on the glorious past of this region. Various articles which are sold here do have the imprints of tradition and culture of Dehradun. Beautiful woolen clothes and Doon basmati rice that attracts people with its fragrance are the main attractions sold in Paltan Bazaar. Streets are scented with the aroma of great quality spices that are so tempting that people make sure to purchase these or other items from this market. Shopping in this bazaar gives an insight of the rural life of the people of this region since the woolen garments that are available for sale in the market place reveal the lifestyle of the regional people of the hill station. Paltan bazaar remains busy throughout the day and witnesses huge crowd. This bazaar serves as a place of great commercial importance as far as this hilly region is concerned.