Kanchipuramor Kanjeevaram Silk is a type of silk saree made in the Kanchipuram region in Tamil Nadu, India. The sarees are often referred to as South India’s answer to Banarasi saris.According to Hindu mythology, Kanchi silk weavers are the descendants of Sage Markanda, the master weaver of Gods who is supposed to have woven tissue from lotus fiber.The sarees are woven from pure mulberry silk threadfrom South India and the Zari comes from Gujarat. The border color and design are usually quite different from the body.

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Kanchipuramor Kanjeevaram Silk is a type of silk saree made in the Kanchipuram region in Tamil Nadu, India. The sarees are often referred to as South India’s answer to Banarasi saris.According to Hindu mythology, Kanchi silk weavers are the descendants of Sage Markanda, the master weaver of Gods who is supposed to have woven tissue from lotus fiber.The sarees are woven from pure mulberry silk threadfrom South India and the Zari comes from Gujarat. The border color and design are usually quite different from the body.