What is Tangail Saree?
Tangail Saree is a special type of Saree which is made exclusively by the weavers in Tangail. Previously it was known as “Begum Bahar”. In Tangail skilled workers have been making different varieties of handloom fabrics as their family traditions from ancient times. The textile weaving industry in this district is also mentioned in the famous traveler Ibn Battuta and Huen Tsang’s travel history. This is the heritage of our thousand-year-old culture.