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Khandua silk saree is a traditional "bandha" produced from Odisha worn by women during wedding and a special type of which is worn by Jagnnath. The clothes contain texts of Gita Govinda on them. Kenduli Khandua, a special form of Khandua of 12 ft and 2 kani is offered to Jagnnath to wear as khandua with stanzas and illustration from Gita Govinda. Khandua is traditionally red or orange in color. The red color is prepared naturally from the shorea robusta. The design motif has an auspicious elephant that represents Budha surrounded by trailing vine with peacocks in it, a large many petaled flower, a unique Orissan animal called a deula kumbha. The elephant in Khandua ikat from Nuapatana usually varies from elephant motives in ikat from Sambalpuri as well as ikat from other parts of Orissa. Khandua has plain borders in contrary to borders with motifs in case of the other ikat of Orissa.