Saris by Rajesh Pratap Singh at Ekaya

Rajesh Pratap Singh

Rajesh Pratap Singh

Rajesh Pratap Singh’s first collection of saris was presented at Ekaya recently–a contemporary bespoke label presenting the finest textiles from Benaras; this was in fact the outcome of years he spent developing and researching handloom techniques. The collection comprised of ikat weaves in strong geometric motifs, a recurrent theme from the brand; ajrak prints, which have been given a new twist and cotton silk chanderis.

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Jeniffer Lawrence as Katniss Everdeen in ‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1’

Jeniffer Lawrence as Katniss Everdeen in the Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1

Jeniffer Lawrence as Katniss Everdeen in the Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1

It’s quite fascinating to watch you as Katniss, she is complex & emotional; how much you approach her & how much do you feel you have taken propriety of her in the film?

Katniss kind of grew along with this character; it’s an interesting thing to play the same character throughout the year and that feeling is constantly growing and changing along with you. I mean we are very different, but I take it from the books, obviously.

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