May 2019 \ World News \
Jamdani An Age-Old Cultural Heritage Of Bangladesh

A display of Bangladeshi Jamdani sarees took place at the Bangladesh High Commission in April. Mrs Tuhfa Zaman Ali, wife of High Commissioner H.E. Syed Muazzem Ali, presided over the function and spoke on the occasion. India Empire’s Consulting Photo Editor Sipra Das captured the engaging and colorful moments ...

Jamdani is a fine textile of muslin that originated in Sonargoan, Dhaka, Bangladesh. Bangladesh received the global indication status for Jamdani in the year 2016. The word Jamdani has been derived from the Persian word Jam meaning flower and Dani meaning vase. As the name suggests Jamdani traditionally had the flower motif vividly woven on a loom into the finer fabric by expert craftsmanship.

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