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Saree, also called as ‘Sari’ may be a fashionable garment now, but it started from being a humble drape used by women thousands of years ago. The origin of the drape or garment similar to the sari can be traced back to the Indus Valley Civilization, which came into being 2800-1800 BC in northwest India. Typically, the length is between 3.5 to 9 yards and can be worn in many ways that define its versatility and beauty. It is a symbol of the heritage, culture, identities of a Desi Women
We ask you to run in a Saree as our mothers, sisters, aunts, grandmothers, great grandmothers have run in these garments before us. Join us to challenge a misconception that you can't run in a Saree.
This is the first Saree Run in the USA...come join us in making history, right here in Doylestown PA! After the run, stay to enjoy snacks, beverages, music and several activities
Majority of the overall proceeds will be split between the 3 women's education charities we selected to fund specific programs.
Your donation today is tax-deductible. Arva Yoga is a registered public charity under Section 501(c)3 of Internal Revenue Code and Federal Tax ID: 86-1468955. Arva Yoga offers free and accessible yoga classes and workshops for people from all walks of life with the goal of spreading awareness of the true meaning of yoga while promoting overall mind-body-spirit wellness.
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