7 Famous Sarees from Odisha you must know being an Odia

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5. Khandua Silk saree

Khandua silk saree or Khandua Patta saree is the most popular saree of Odisha, its mostly preferred by Girls during their wedding. A special type of Khandua is also worn by Lord Jagannath. This Khandua contains texts of Gita Govinda on them. Kenduli Khandua, a special form of Khandua of 12 ft and 2 kani (each kani measures the length of a hand) is offered to Jagannath to wear as khandua with stanzas and illustration from Gita Govinda.

Khandua Pata Saree img src - Boyanika
Khandua Pata Saree img src – Boyanika

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  1. Nice article. But should have included Gopalpur Tussar sarees with ikat temple borders available from Gopalpur region near Cuttack

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