Semi ikat green navratan patola saree. this is a most traditional design. 'navratan' means navgrah, nine diamonds. nine gem pendant our solar system, known as 'navgraha'. according to swamini saradapriyananda, these nine are said to have the greatest influence on the physical and psychic conditions of living beings.It was found that in almost all patolas, the entire body of the saree was patterned, and combinations as it was this kind of out look which was preferred and bought by the customers and thus a subtle and gradual change was observed in the patola saree.