Varanasi Soft Stone Jali Work is an auspicious craft of Varanasi and is famous for the creating designs with the natural veins of the stone. These stone are made without any joints. It is obviously an ancient craft called soft stone craft. Varanasi is the place where the great examples of stone craft have been see. Banaras is older than history, older than tradition, even older than legend and looks twice as old as all of them put together" as said by Mark Twain, its very benefiting for Varanasi to be the center of such ancient craft of soft stone toy making and antiques.