What did Indian women wear in the 7th to 8th century?

Answer by Raakhee V. Menon: Thank you for the A2A. As there are little or no written documentation on this, the best reference would be to look at the sculptures and paintings made during this period. India in the 7th and 8th centuries were ruled by several mighty regional dynasties, most of whom were pioneers…

What country’s people wear sarees, except India?

Answer by Raakhee V. Menon: Sarees are worn by women in most of the countries of south east Asia. India is home to the maximum varieties of sarees and saree draping styles. This is the traditional way of wearing a saree in Sri Lanka. In Pakistan, the saree is draped in exactly the same way…

What kind of patti saree is and can I wear this saree on wedding day?

Answer by Raakhee Venugopal: Thank you for the A2A. Since you have mentioned ‘wedding day’, I’ll assume that you’re asking about a pattu saree 🙂 A pattu saree is just a silk saree. Pattumeans silk in most south Indian languages and is hence used to describe the famous silk sarees of south India. Just to…