Kanchi cotton is another brilliant gift from the temple town of Kanchipuram. The silks of Kanchipuram are known for their exquisite designs and excellent quality of pure silk. So too are cottons from Kanchipuram known for the excellent quality of cotton and design that is very much similar to a Kanjivaram saree. Kanchi cotton has an interesting mythological significance. The weavers of Kanchi cotton are believed to be decedents of Sage Markanda, who, it was said made cotton for deities and for Lord Shiva!
The brilliant colours of these sarees along with the comfort of the Kanchi cotton fabric, make these sarees extremely desirable. So go ahead and choose yours for this summer!