About Sabai

about-sabai-bigSabai grass is one of the natural fibers,is available plenty in the tribal areas of Mayurbhanj District of Odisha State. Locally it is called as “ Bobei Ghasa”. These grasses are mainly used by many tribal women communities across the District and then dried and make ropes through manually operated machines.As it is treated as good quality rope,a large number of people are involved in the cottage industries to make them used in making cot and other sofa type items.In some parts of the District,the artistic hands of the rural people have been found to given new dimension to the grass by making beautiful handicraft products.