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Deepika Padukone’s Kanjivaram bridal sari carried a special symbolism for her married life

Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh’s wedding, being touted as the ‘Wedding of the Year’ for all the right reasons, was held at Lake Como in Italy. The duo tied the knot in two ceremonies on November 14 and 15. They first got married in a traditional Konkani wedding ceremony followed by a traditional Sindhi-style ceremony the next day. On Wednesday, the duo hosted a grand reception at Deepika’s home-city Bangalore where all their close friends and family members were in attendance.

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K. Radharaman: To discredit any designer is unfair

Radharaman, whose illustrious family has been in the art of woven work since the past 600 years, says he has no hard feelings against ace designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee , who had initially failed to mention that both saris worn by Deepika Padukone one for her Konkani wedding, and another for her Bengaluru reception were designed by Radharaman.

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Angadi Galleria

ET Panache Angadi Exclusive: Weaving A Legacy

As dawn breaks Balaji adjusts his spectacles, even as he hastens to complete another yard of the resplendent red sari that shall soon adorn a bride-to-be on her red letter day. Balaji represents the sixth generation of a long line of weavers who have plied their craft in the secluded village of Tirucherai nestled in […]

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Silks Sarees

The man behind the MS Blue

Donning a blue Kanjeevaram sari and glistening diamonds, the legendary icon MS Amma, along with Smt Radha, performed the “Mummoorthigal Vizha” at Tiruvarur in 1986 -mesmerising the audience in her signature voice. There seemed to be a divine intervention to make the time stop that day. The Signature Style MS Subbulakshmi, fondly known as MS […]

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The Queen of Pop in a Sari

Untrained in traditional music and with a voice that would dread the choice for mainstream music, Usha Uthup’s earlier music days at school were limited to the percussions. The vernacular legend pioneered her unique brand of Indian pop in the 1970s. With over 49 years of performance singing in 22 languages, she is a bundle […]

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