Semi ikat pink purple navaratan patola saree. this is a thik silk saree. this a most traditional design. . the word 'navratna'. or 9 gem pendant our solar system,known as 'navgraha'. according to swamini saradapriyananda, thease 9 are said to have the greatest influence on the pghysical and psychic cinditions of living beings. the nine grah represent the sun, moon, mars, mercury, jupiter, venus, saturn and rahu, keta which are ascending and descending nondes of the moon.