Banarasi silk saree is a fine type of silk that comes from Varanasi, India's holiest city. While the Banarasi silk's origins may be traced back to 1603 when weavers from Gujrat relocated to Banaras during Emperor Akbar's reign, it is still a favourite of every woman in the country. Banarasi silk has a warm spot for everyone, from weddings to moms to grandmothers. So, how can you tell if Banarasi silk is 100% silk? Let's have a look at ajatva fashion online store.