Dharmavaram Silk Sarees/Dharmavaram Silk Sarees wiki/prices - Kasturi Silk Sarees

Dharmavaram Silk Sarees/Dharmavaram Silk Sarees wiki/prices

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Dharmavaram handloom pattu sarees
 are textiles woven by hand with mulberry silk and zari. They are made in Dharmavaram of Anantapur district in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. It was registered as one of the geographical indication from Andhra Pradesh by Geographical Indications of Goods (Registration and Protection) Act, 1999.

History


Kriya Shakthi Vodavaru Swamy named Dharmavaram after the name of his mother, Dharmambai in the year 1153–54 AD. By 19th century, silk handloom industry emerged as the main occupation. Paintings on the roof wall of Lepakshi temple and Latha Mandapam depicts the designs of Dharmavaram saris.






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