Kanjivaram silk sarees are the purest form of silk sarees originating from the town of Kanjivaram in Tamil Nadu. They are woven using pure mulberry silk threads, one of the rarest and the most expensive silks in the world. It follows an age-old tradition of handloom weave using a warp and weft technique to incorporate pure gold and silver zari in it. The saree is widely worn across South India by brides on their wedding day, as well as for other religious and auspicious occasions. Kanjivaram saree is a symbol of abundance and imparts a royal look to any wearer.