Sambalpuri sarees are known for their incorporation of traditional motifs like shankha (shell), chakra (wheel), phula (flower), all of which have deep symbolism with the native Odia Culture. The colours red black and white represent true Odia Culture alongwith Lord Kaalia(Jagannatha)'s face colour, This is most unique form of Sambalpuri Saree known as Utkala Lakhsmi Saree . The Tie-dye art reflected in these intricate weaves, also known as Sambalpuri "Ikkat". In this technique, the threads are first tie-dyed and later woven into a fabric, with the entire process taking many weeks. It is produced in the Bargarh, Sonepur, Sambalpur, Balangir district, Boudh District of Odisha.