Muga Silk Mekhela- Muga Silk is considered to be one of the rarest silk in the world! That itself makes it sound so amazing. The meaning of “muga” is yellowish in Assamese. This silk is produced only in Assam and nowhere else. One of the amazing things about Muga Silk is, its longevity. There are times the silk outlives its owner! It is one of the most expensive forms of silk. Mekhela Chador is a traditional attire worn by the women of Assam.