Banarasi Sari with Zari embroidery: Banarasi silk is a fine variant of silk that originated from the city of Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh, India. Sarees that are woven from this fine silk are known as Banarasi silk saree and are extremely popular all over India and even abroad. Banarasi silk has its roots seeped into the rich cultural history of India and even our Indian history carries its reverberations in the Mahabharata and the Buddhist scriptures. Banarasi embroidery is renowned for its royalty as it is made of gold and silver threads.
This premium product was displayed at the Nehru Centre, London from 20-24 March 2023.
- Colour: maroon
- Weight: 250gm
- Material: cloth
- Art: Zari
- Handwork: Handmade
- Communities Supported: Tribal artisans
- Handmade Nature: There might be slight variations in product colour and art, when seen in real, due to the handmade nature of the product.
- Shipping Info: Dispatched in a maximum of onward-winning days. This product is made on order.
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