Saree is a traditional wear all over India. A traditional garment, saree is worn in different styles depending on the region and occasion. Silk saree of Salem is famous for its work in all over India. Salem district is one of the largest manufacturers of Silk sarees in Tamil Nadu. With change in time many artisans have started making cotton saree. Both silk and cotton silk are produced here. Salem silk sarees are renowned for their intricate work and added value addition through Zari work. The major community which is engaged in weaving is Vanniyar. It is from Elampillai. Silk Sarees are sent to Tirupathi temple to be used as attires for deities during different puja occasions.