Saree. An out fit that gets both men and women crazy. And when you get a variety of exquisite sarees from all across India under one roof, what more could the women of Kochi ask for.
And that is what Bharat Tourist Home ( aka BTH) has on offer. The Kalanjale sale organized by BTH will have sarees from all across India. From the maheswari cottons, kosa silks, uppada sicos& silks,kalamkari painted saris and much more.The salwar materials include cottons, cottons with nelgonda mirror work,organdis, supernets, jutes, chanderis, assorted silks and much more.
The saris of Madhya Pradesh, primary among them are Maheswari,Tussar &Cotton coveted and sought by almost all women of India and abroad.The story of the Maheswari sari is as romantic as the sari itself. When you are wearing a Maheswari material – a sari you are wearing history. The uppadas are the saris from Andhra Pradesh.The combinations are really mesmerizing.These saris are light weight and easy to drape.The Uppada saris are in silk-cottons (sicos) &silks.These can be worn for festive occassions too. Kalmkari is an ancient art that originated fom 3000 years ago.It derives its name from kalam meaning pen, and kari meaning work,literally pen-work..There is a tempting collection of kalamkari saris and blouse pieces on display here.
So all you wives out there, here is an exclusive shopping opportunity you wouldn’t want to miss. And husbands, just a word of caution. Be prepared to feel a bit LIGHTER !!!!!
Event: Kalanjale Saree exhibition-cum-sale
Venue: BTH Auditorium, Opp Durbar hall
Date : November 1st and 2nd
Time: 9.30am onwards