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Pasapali Sari

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Subject: Sonepuri Sari, Sambalpuri saree, Bargarh district, Khandua, Western Odisha
Collection: Bargarh District, Dresses, Indian Clothing, Odia Culture, Oriya Culture, Saris
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Pasapali Sari

An intricate weave of Pasapali Sari

Pasapali Sari (Odia: ପଶାପାଲି ଶାଢ଼ି) is a handloom sari weaved mainly in the Bargarh district of Odisha, India. The name Pasapali is derived from pasā or gambling games using Chess board. These saris have intricate check patterns of contrast colors resembling the chess boards which gives it such name.


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