Asha Parekh On Western Culture: Veteran actress Asha Parekh has expressed her displeasure over the westernization of Indian women. He said that women have stopped wearing traditional clothes especially on special occasions. According to Parekh, salwar kameez and ghagra choli have been replaced by gowns and Asha Parekh is very sad about it.
Asha Parekh said – Why don’t you wear lehenga choli?
Speaking in a session, Asha Parekh said, “Everything has changed. The films that are being made. I don’t know, we are so westernized. Girls are coming to the wedding wearing gowns. Hey brother, our ghagra choli, sarees.” And you wear salwar-kameez, don’t you? Why don’t you wear them?” He said, “They only see actresses on screen and want to imitate them. Seeing the clothes they wear on the screen, we will also wear the same kind of clothes…be it fat or whatever, we will take the same. It is becoming western, I feel sad.
Jaya Bachchan also raised the question
A few days ago veteran actress Jaya Bachchan had also expressed a similar opinion. On the podcast What the Hell Navya, Jaya had asked her daughter Shweta Bachchan and granddaughter Navya Nanda, “Why is it, I want to ask both of you, that Indian women are wearing more western clothes?” When none of them had an answer, Jaya said, “I think what has happened is very unknowingly, we have accepted that western wear is more… It gives a woman that manpower.” gives. I would like to see a woman in Nari Shakti I am not saying go wear sarees that is just one example but I think even in west women always wear dresses. It all happened much later when they Also started wearing pants.
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