Varanasi: Benares Saris

Varanasi has long been renowned for it’s gold-highlighted silk saris, though I’m told that nowadays they are more likely to be woven from Chinese silk than Indian.

To see photos of these saris being woven, and of the warp being prepared in the local park, visit Benares Saris Techniques

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