Right before any festivals like Eid, Puja or Boishakh, the demand for handloom sarees like jamdani, tangail and any sort of handloom sarees goes high. During this time, jamdani saree is considered as one of the most demandable attire, as a result rate of dhakai jamdani silk saree price in dhaka becomes high also. Since the handloom industry of Bangladesh has always been significant for rich design and quality. The jamdani saree industry also represents our country with cultural significance and so far has contributed in boosting up national GDP by increasing employment in rural regions of Bangladesh and earnings of profit by exporting handmade textiles globally. The production and maintenance cost of handloom business is very cheap and get neglected more comparatively to other industries in Bangladesh. There are many countries those are representing their cultural heritage worldwide by exporting handmade products and selling it in term of trade. One of our neighboring countries, India is representing their traditional handloom products and fabrics at large to promote their cultural heritage globally. Their jamdani saree is as popular as Bangladeshi jamdani sarees, when dhakai jamdani sarees have already been recognized as world famous fabric and finest muslin of all time. But Bangladesh is still earning less profit by exporting jamdani sarees in comparison to India.
Why dhakai jamdani sarees are less privileged?
The main reason behind this scenario is less advocacy provided in progressing the condition of jamdani saree weavers and promoting dhakai jamdani saree industry at large. As a result weavers are getting ill-treated considering their skill and labor, proper export and generation of profit from this industry are not made as per the potentiality it has. Earlier many jamdani weavers had left this work as they were experiencing lack of proper investment, high cost of raw materials and finally getting less profit than expected from the buyers.
Dhakai jamdani silk saree price in dhaka is comparatively high in urban areas. But if you buy from narayangang then the price will be cheaper. To explore rich sarees collection for economic price one can visit kidomen.com, rich in ethnic collections with a variety of fine designs and fabrics. The price range of jamdani cotton and silk sarees from a shopping mall like bashundhara or jamuna future park is very high. On the other hand, different online shops are also offering jamdani silk sarees at high price. Comparatively, from this online shop one will find better quality of huge collections of jamdani sarees at reasonable price. Apart from jamdani sarees, it has collections of other handmade sarees like tangail, cotton, silk, half silk and many more.
Where one can find jamdani sarees available?
There are many shops where one will find lowest dhakai jamdani silk saree price in dhaka. In urban areas of Dhaka, hawkers market is a great source to fine out jamdani sarees at reasonable price with great collection. Here the price range starts from 2,000 tk and lasts highest at 30,000 tk considering quality and design of the sarees. Apart from shops have fixed price tag, in local shops one will have to bargain to buy sarees at reasonable price. Here one can get dhakai, tangail and in some cases indian jamdani sarees also. Another renowned market in Dhaka for best jamdani collections is Mirpur benaroshi polli.
Many private patronages are coming forward to save this traditional asset of Bangladesh. In private advocacy jamdani sarees are getting weaved for export and local trade. Among them there is another factory established by Meghna village group. Here the price of jamdani sarees will range from 4000 tk to 12000 tk considering the rich design and color.
If you want to buy jamdani silk sarees at best reasonable price then Narayangang will be the best option, as areas like Rupshi and Kazipara are two famous places for jamdani saree weaving. The crafted jamdani sarees are sold at a local hat at Sonargaon called “jamdani hat” that sits every Thursday around 11 pm. This is the cheapest market for buying dhakai jamdani sarees in Bangladesh.
To be more precise, the price of jamdani saree becomes so high due to the interruption of the middleman. Buyers who buy jamdani sarees from the weavers sell the sarees at double of the real price in the shopping malls and that goes at more expensive price to the ultimate consumers of the sarees. As a result, the weavers and the ultimate consumers are at loss. To avoid this scenario, a jamdani polli had been established near Dhaka. Besides this, private organizations and universities like Radiant Institute of design, Santo Mariam university, NID and many other creative organizations are contributing to develop the condition of jamdani saree industry.