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Maheshwar

Maheshwar is a town in Khargone district of Madhya Pradesh state, in central India The Town lies on the north bank of the Narmada River. Maheshwar has been a center of handloom weaving since the 5th century. Maheshwar is the home of one of India’s finest hand loom fabric traditions. Maheshwar is noted as a center for weaving colorful Maheshwari sarees. These cotton saris are weaved with distinctive designs involving stripes, checks and floral borders.

Tourist place :- Maheshwar is the attraction of tourists and host more than lakh guest annually.

Devi Ahilyabai

Maharani Ahilyabai Holkar, the ruler of the state of Indore in the late 18th century
The interesting legend behind these sarees is of Queen Ahilyabai Holkar who ordered
various craftsman and artisans from Malwa and Surat to design a special saree with 9 yards,
which later came to be known as the “Maheshwari saree”. These sarees were supposed to
be a special gift for the royal relatives and guests who visited the palace.
In fact, it was the queen herself who designed the first saree. Following this, Maheshwari
sarees became extremely popular in and around Madhya Pradesh.

Maheshwari Saree

Maharani Ahilyabai Holkar, the ruler of the state of Indore in the late 18th century
The interesting legend behind these sarees is of Queen Ahilyabai Holkar who ordered
various craftsman and artisans from Malwa and Surat to design a special saree with 9 yards,
which later came to be known as the “Maheshwari saree”. These sarees were supposed to
be a special gift for the royal relatives and guests who visited the palace.
In fact, it was the queen herself who designed the first saree. Following this, Maheshwari
sarees became extremely popular in and around Madhya Pradesh.

Wearing Maheshwari Saree

Since Maheshwari saree is available in both Silk and Cotton, it can be adorned for both
casual and formal events. From weddings, engagements, parties, conferences, to religious
festivities, a Maheshwari saree can make anyone look classy and effortlessly graceful.
As Maheshwari saree is a fairly light wear saree, it is suitable for any season year round.

Maintenance

It is best to send the saree for dry cleaning for the first wash, after which it can be either hand washed or machine washed with mild detergents. In addition to that, one must always use cool water to wash these sarees with.

Interesting Facts and Comparisons

• The border of the Maheshwari saree is reversible, therefore one can wear it from either side

• The colors of the Maheshwari saree are made using natural vegetable dyes

• These sarees are extremely lightweight and easy to wear

Wholesale
Bulk Ordering.
Purchase Quantity: Min. 30 sarees (excluding 5% GST)
Payment Method: Online Transfer, RTGS/NIFT, Cheques, Paytm, tez
Lead Time: 5-7 days

Bank Details:-
Name: – JYOTI HANDLOOM
Bank: – SBI
Branch: – Maheshwar
A/C: – 35247444298
IFSC Code: – SBIN0030037