Festive/Auspicious Print - Bandhej/Bandhani


Bandhej or Bandhani is a traditional art originating from the states of Rajasthan and Gujarat. Also is found in Punjab, Tamil.Nadu where it is called as Sangudi. 

The word Bandhani is derived from Sanskrit word Bandh which means to bind, to tie.

 The art was found first in the 6th century where the art was depicted in paintings . 

Bandhej is also known as Pila or Chunari in marwaris and is a must item for any household woman and is worn vividly in festivals, occasions and even by brides on their weddings etc. A traditional art carried in many forms and fabrics like chiffon, cotton, art silk, Georgette etc.

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