A symbol of elegance and tradition, Kerala Saree or Kasavu Saree is popular clothing wear by women in the state. This saree is considered the most auspicious attire for the women in Kerala and can be flaunted during any type of occasion.
- Its origin can be traced to the two-piece cloth called ‘Settu Mundu’, more popularly known as ‘Mundum Neriyathum’.
- The intrinsic borders of the handloom-designed saree are in the colour of gold.
- Kerala has three main clusters manufacturing Kasavu Sarees.
- They are Balaramapuram, Chendamangalam and Kuthampully, which were accorded Geographical Indication (GI) tag.