Light Purple Bandha Silk

SKU: USS063

Rs. 16,950
Sambalpuri Bandha Saree & Fabrics from GI (Geographical Indications) document says that Tie & Dye weaving in western Odisha came into existence during 600 BC. In traditional handwoven ikat or baandha, one of warp/weft is tied and dyed prior to weaving (single ikat) or both warp and weft are tie-dyed before weaving (double ikat). Weavers are distributed in Bargarh, Boudh, Sonepur, Bolangir, Nuapada & Sambalpur & some parts of Dhenkanal, Kalahandi, Sundargarh, Jharsuguda districts where Meher community reside. For weaving, traditional pit loom with throw/fly shuttle technique is used. Varieties are Sonepuri, Pasapali, Bomkai, Sachipar, Bichitrapuri, Bapta (Cotton & Silk mixed) etc, saree. Goddess Mahalaxmi is an integral part of Odisha's culture. Our classic master weavers have woven Laxmi Puja Jhotis on limited, masterpiece sarees! This is one such gorgeous piece, never to be missed! During Gurubaar Puja of Margasira month (Nov-Dec), it is believed that Goddess Mahalaxmi visits the house of every lady who decorates the entrances with jhoti consisting of Laxmi feet motifs, lotus motifs and other traditional patterns along with having made lots of tasty pithas (home-made sweets) and food. Intricately linked with our this proud Odia heritage, is this beautiful Laxmi silk saree with motifs representing paddy chaffs jhotis!

Sambalpuri Bandha Saree & Fabrics from GI (Geographical Indications) document says that Tie & Dye weaving in western Odisha came into existence during 600 BC. In traditional handwoven ikat or baandha, one of warp/weft is tied and dyed prior to weaving (single ikat) or both warp and weft are tie-dyed before weaving (double ikat). Weavers are distributed in Bargarh, Boudh, Sonepur, Bolangir, Nuapada & Sambalpur & some parts of Dhenkanal, Kalahandi, Sundargarh, Jharsuguda districts where Meher community reside. For weaving, traditional pit loom with throw/fly shuttle technique is used. Varieties are Sonepuri, Pasapali, Bomkai, Sachipar, Bichitrapuri, Bapta (Cotton & Silk mixed) etc, saree. Goddess Mahalaxmi is an integral part of Odisha's culture. Our classic master weavers have woven Laxmi Puja Jhotis on limited, masterpiece sarees! This is one such gorgeous piece, never to be missed! During Gurubaar Puja of Margasira month (Nov-Dec), it is believed that Goddess Mahalaxmi visits the house of every lady who decorates the entrances with jhoti consisting of Laxmi feet motifs, lotus motifs and other traditional patterns along with having made lots of tasty pithas (home-made sweets) and food. Intricately linked with our this proud Odia heritage, is this beautiful Laxmi silk saree with motifs representing paddy chaffs jhotis!
Length- 6.3 metres, Breadth- 47 inches, Weight- 570 gm, Blouse piece- Included in saree, Material- Mulberry Silk (Bangalore), Thread: 3 ply mulberry silk (Warp), 4 ply mulberry silk (Weft)
(1) The colors of the actual product may look slightly different due to different screens used for viewing the digital photography captured. Our endeavor has been to present the true shades of the products as far as possible. (2) There may be loose threads on the backside of pallu of saree, which is a mark of true handwoven and handloom saree. (3) The slight irregularities in the body/anchal/border of saree are to be celebrated as a mark of true handloom products. (4) Wash Care: We advise dry cleaning for the silk sarees and handwashing separately in cold water alongwith drying in shade for our cotton products. Iron Care: Light iron to be used. For pattachitra handpainted items, please iron only on backside. Otherwise use a cotton cloth on top of the painted parts while ironing.

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