What is it that makes sarees a unique type of dress? Well, there is everything about sarees which makes them versatile and unique. A woman’s beauty gets multiplied by a sari. That might seem as an exaggerated statement but in fact it is not. The versatility of sarees lies in different types of this kind of dress. There are many different types and mostly all of it is originated from India. Establishing this, sarees are an integral part of Indian culture. Benarasi Sarees holds a unique and prominent place among different types and it would not be wrong to say that this type of sarees have their own charm. Benarasi Sarees basically depicts an ancient culture and tradition. This type of sarees is also commonly known as silk sarees. Like chiffon sarees, this type of sarees got popular when Mughals were ruling all of India. This was a period when aesthetic and arts got a unique and prominent place in Asian or sub continent culture.
There is an ever increasing demand of Benarasi sarees in other countries and that is why a huge amount is exported to other countries. Benarasi Sarees are a true expression of romance and many other pleasant feelings. You could mainly classify this kind of sarees into mainly four types according to the fabric or material used in making them. The obvious one is silk. They are also available in georgette. Talking about their origin, as it is self evident they are made in Benares. The lesser common name of Benares is Varanasi. This city is a hub of making such sarees for quite a lot of time now. Making Benarasi Sarees is a very arduous task and require special skills. You would be very surprised and shocked to know that it could take even a month or two to make such a sari. Producing Benarasi sarees is very special to India and that is the reason behind its worldwide export. If you happen to visit Benares or Varanasi if you will you will find that there are uncountable sellers of Benarasi Sarees.
Do not forget to buy one if you are expecting to attend a special event in the near future. Initially the raw materials in producing such sarees were imported from China and other countries but now silk from Banglore is used in producing this type. The specialty of this type of sarees is achieved and comes with the fineness of silk. If the fabric used in producing this type of sari is not of high quality then of course the sari would not have that charm. Gujarat is also popular for producing these sarees. The market for sarees is typically divided in to two categories. One is obviously the traditional wear. The other category is of designers’. If you like vibrant colors and designs then you should try fancy Benarasi Sarees. You could choose to shop online as there are many online superstores. So, what are you waiting for? Check out all of them.
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