Madhuri dazzles as ‘Devi’ at Delhi Couture Week

Madhuri Dixit, the epitome of beauty dressed as ‘Devi’ and walked the ramp for ace designer Anju Modi. This is the first time Madhuri walked the ramp and she was full of smile. Clad in a beautiful lehenga choli, black embroided blouse with sindoor on head and red dupatta walked at the on-going Delhi Couture Week (DCW).

"My collection revolves around Bengali literature including `Charulata`, `Devi`, `Parineeta` and `Devdas`. And the common theme about all of these literatures is the depiction of a powerful woman as the central character. That`s why I have focused on the power of woman who is not only lovable but also energetic," Modi told after the show.

"Madhuri is the epitome of elegance, an intelligent, passionate human being. Even after her marriage, she has maintained her charm and that`s why she is the devi of my collection," Modi said.

Husband Sriram Nene occupied the front seat and cheered for Madhuri as she walked the ramp.

The designer designs Madhuri`s outfits for her TV reality show "Jhalak Dikhla Ja" as well. They have known each other for many years.

"I have known Madhuri for a year now. Like a typical American, she was shopping online and she came across my clothes. When I met her, I found her to be a down-to-earth person. She eventually became my muse."

Modi`s collection included basically traditional outfits conspiring lehangas, achkans and saris in colors that varied from red, white and black. Muslin, silk, cotton was the famous fabrics used in her collection.