The bridal chunri is specially meant for the wedding rituals. It is draped over the bride on her head and shoulders through out the wedding ceremony. It offers gracefulness and elegance for bride, girls and women to maintain their poise. It can be paired with any ethnic outfits considering colour scheme.
Other than wedding chunari is draped over girls during ring ceremony and baby shower and draped around deity idols and altars as part of offering prayers or during religious celebrations and gatherings.
The fabric used for chunri is soft and light weight, decorated with motifs and embroidery all over the border for a regal look. The design varies as per religion and culture but followed as traditional custom.