Molakalmuru is a panchayat town in Chitradurga district in the Indian state of Karnataka. It is near the border of Karnataka state with Andhra Pradesh. Molakalmuru is best known for its hand-woven silk sarees of exquisite design and craftsmanship. Weaving is a major occupation of the people in this region. Molakalmuru sarees have prints of fruits, animals, and birds on them Molakalmuru Saree is the traditional silk sari that is weaved in the Molakalmuru. In 2011, it has been granted Geographical Indication tag and its tag number is 53. Sarees with multicolour checks are of Molakalmuru origin and have a contrast border. Designer sarees with ethnic multi-design and different colour combinations may take nearly 40 days to weave.