Khandua is a traditional "Bandha" or ikatsari produced from Odisha worn
by women during the wedding and a special type of which is worn by Jagannath. The clothes contain texts of Gita Govinda on them. Weaver communities of Maniabandha and Nuapatana of Cuttack traditionally
weave this kind of Pata. In Khandua Sarees the
red color is prepared naturally from the Shorea robusta (sal tree). Khandua
has plain borders in contrary to borders with motifs in case of the other ikat
of Orissa. In 2010 this Saree got GI Tag under Cooperative Societies of
Khandua Saree & Fabrics of Orissa.