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. Shri Ganeet Silk Saree is an integral part of Odisha's popular culture after your brand Utkalamrita made none other than Vidya Balan to wear this awesome silk for E-promotion of "Shakuntala Devi" Movie. Our classic master weaver Sri Bhagabata Meher had first woven this back in 2015 for applying to the State Handloom Award! This such a gorgeous piece is never to be missed! Intricately linked with the toughest formulae in Statistics, Maths, Physics, is this beautiful Shri Ganeet silk fabric. Make it yours right away and flaunt its unique beauty by making a kurta, jacket, shirt or any unique apparel from this masterpiece fabric!
Width of Cloth: 44 inches, Material: Pure Mulberry Bangalore Silk (3 ply by 4 ply)
(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.