Mundum Neriyathum

The mundum neriyathum is the oldest surviving form of saree in the world. This traditional saree of Kerala is an important part of Malayali culture. It has a very distinctive look and drape and has been depicted in many ancient texts, paintings and mythological stories as being the standard sari for Malayali women.Mundum Neriyathum has also achieved national and international fame; it is today appreciated not only for its rich and ancient historical significance but also because of its unique look and appearance which is not matched by any other garment in ethnic fashion.