Lungi! The name sounds nothing but a dress, a traditional dress in Bangladesh. Mainly lungi is made for men but if you look carefully, women also wear a lungi. That means it’s not only for men. The lungi is made with cotton, also with linen, it feels comfortable and easily wearable. Not only in Bangladesh but also India, Myanmar, and many countries of Asia, both men and women wear a lungi.
Easily wearable means it does not need any belt, can be short down or make it a long dress anytime, no need of belt to fit it, and also any size of people can wear it.
Lungi feels so much comfortable when you wear it because no extra dress is needed like underwear or like that, passes air easily through lungi. The best thing is lungi can be transferred into a short dress or long, etc that means with only one lungi, make your lungi style with thousands of color.
With standard colors, lungi is available for young, teenage, or old people.
How Lungi is made with and the best one?
There is various kind of lungi available in Bangladesh. Bangladeshi lungi is still most popular for its best quality. For any kind of dress, people still love the cotton-made dress and so on cotton lungi is still famous as there are various kinds or lungi’s available with various colors like cotton lungi or linen lungi with a simple design, step design or single color. In our previous generation, people love to wear handmade lungi but with a variety of color, design, etc now people love to wear a machine-made lungi.
With the best quality, there are many types of lungi available in Bangladesh for their popularity like Pabna lungi, Sirajganj lungi, Tangail lungi, Kumarkhali lungi, lungi Kushtia and more. They are made at large companies with their increasing quality and demand of people.
Culture and Tradition of lungi?
Quality, quantity, popularity, easy to wear, demand, and many other things made lungi as a traditional dress and culture of Bangladeshi people. There is an exclusive lungi collection of traditional lungi in Bangladesh who still keeps their quality and maintain a standard level to every aspect of people. We all know the name of Amanat Shah Lungi, Monohari Lungi (মনোহারী লুঙ্গি) who has kept their standard level to all aspects of people till now, are the best lungi in our country which are available in every marketplace.
Why use lungi?
How to collect lungi and from where?
There is a wide collection of high-quality cotton lungi, linen lungi, and more in an online market like RazzakTextile (razzaktextile.com) where you may get free delivery or in any local marketplace with the very cheap rate. Always remember, cheap lungi doesn’t mean the quality. Lungi prices in the BD marketplace may depend on the standard quality and quantity of the product. Lungis are cheap as compared to jeans, pants or trousers. There are huge online and offline places where you can easily buy lungi but shopping lungi from a mixed place may tough to find a perfect one. Shopping lungi online may easier your task. You may shop lungi from those places where there are no other mixed up dresses.
However, lungi is not just a dress but a tradition of our country and culture of us. Sometimes bargaining is a big issue in the local market, that’s why lungis are found in online also. A roadside shop does not provide the best quality always but a reputed shop.
Considering the comfort and fitting, men and women both wear lungis. So lungi is not only for men’s dress. Lungi is used as indoors and outdoors dress too. Colorful, standard, simple, for young or old, normal design or classy, you can easily find and wear a lungi.