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 explain tassar silk ,   mooga silk   ,   kosa silk .................   .

Asked by Kashyap Jignesh(student) , on 28/8/14


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Tussar silk

Tussar silk    is produced from Tussar silkworms . These silkworms live in the wild in trees belonging to  Terminalia  species and  Shorea robusta  as well as other food plants found in South Asia.

Kosa silk

Kosa silk  is a type of  silk  made from a thread produced by a worm similar to the silk worm which is basically produce in central  india  in Chattisgarh  region.

 
 

Posted by Jyotsna Singh(student)on 13/7/12

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Tussar silk  (alternatively spelled as Tassar and also known as Kosa  Silk ) is produced from Tussar silkworms . These silkworms live in the wild in trees belonging to  Terminalia  species and  Shorea robusta  as well as other food plants found in South Asia.

Muga silk is the product of the silkworm endemic to Assam. The larvae of these moths feed on som and sualu leaves. The silk produced is known for its glossy fine texture and durability. Due to its low porosity the Muga yarn cannot be bleached or dyed and its natural golden color is retained. This silk can be hand-washed with its lustre increasing after every wash. 

 

Posted by Manan Malpani(student)on 18/7/12

Tussar silk (altrnatively spelled as tassar and also known as kosa Silk) is produced from tussar silkworms. These silkworms live in the wild in trees belonging to Terminalia species and shorea robusta as well as other food plans found in South Asia. 

Moonga silk is the product of the silkworm endemic to Assam. the Larvae of these moths feed on som and suala leaves. The silk produced is known for its glossy fine texture and durability. Due to its low porostiy the moonga yarn connat be bleached or dyed and its natural golden colour is retained. This silk can be hand-washed with its lustre increasing after every wash.

Posted by Mulla Abdul(student)on 7/8/12

Tussar silk(alternatively spelled as Tassar and also known as KosaSilk) is produced from Tussar silkworms. These silkworms live in the wild in trees belonging toTerminaliaspecies andShorea robustaas well as other food plants found in South Asia.

Muga silk is the product of the silkwormendemic to Assam. Thelarvaeof these moths feed onsomandsualuleaves. The silk produced is known for its glossy fine texture and durability. Due to its low porosity the Muga yarn cannot be bleached or dyed and its natural golden color is retained. This silk can be hand-washed with its lustre increasing after every wash.

Posted by Prapti Patel(student)on 16/9/14

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