Kanchi- The city of temples, traditions and Kanchipuram Sarees!

Kanchi- The city of temples, traditions and Kanchipuram Sarees!

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Kanchipuram sarees are evergreen sarees and known for their elegance. Kanchipuram silk saree, also popularly known as Kanjivaram silk saree is a type of silk made in the Kanchipuram region in Tamil Nadu,India. These sarees are weaved from pure mulberry silk fiber threads. The specialty of these saris is that each thread is made up of three silk fibers twisted together, making the cloth more durable, compared to saris from other weaving centers. The body and border of Kanchipuram sarees are woven separately and then interlocked together.

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Kanchipuram sarees are significantly famous for the heavy silk and intricate work, colors, pattern, and zari (gold thread) used. All the fabrics are hand-woven and contain elements of pure gold and silver making it perfect to light up special occasions and festivals.

Vidya Balan

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