ƒ??What do you think of this silk saree, Aunt?ƒ?� I asked my aunt with a hopeful smile. She sat on the bed and had already opened the package containing a blue banarasi saree.
She took it out and inspected it carefully before saying, ƒ??I think this is one beautiful piece of art. It would suit any Indian girl beautifully.ƒ?� She continued to inspect the material thoroughly before nodding her head in approval. ƒ??This is made from pure silk tussah fabric, which can only be found in Banaras (Varanasi). This types of banarasi saree isn’t easily available nowadays crafted with pure silk yarns and pure golden or silver zari. This traditional banarasi saree is a rich heritage that perfectly adds a charishmatic glory to any womanƒ??s beauty.
Banarasi sarees are the most famous of all. These have a history that goes back to 1,000 years ago. Banaras is also known as Varanasi which was once called Kashi and it has been referred to in ancient Hindu scriptures like Ramayana and Mahabharata. The age old tradition of banarasi silk saree is still flourishing.?ÿ
This?ÿocean blue banarasi silk saree is the most amazing traditional banarasi saree.?ÿThe elegance of this saree design has been magnified with an astounding zari work. Have this ethnic wear and hold a graceful look in a crowd.
Maintenance of saree:
Banarasi sarees are exclusive and one of its kind classics! We pass them on to generations. So it is important to take care of them properly.
1. Never wash the banarasi saree at home. They might catch water stains. It is always recommended to dry clean them.
2. Fold them properly and store them in a muslin cloth. It is breathable and hence the sarees won’t smell bad even after years.
3. Keep them in a dark corner of your cupboard. It prevents discoloration of the sarees over time.
4. Keep changing the fold in 3-4 months.
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