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How Bollywood likes to enjoy rain

 
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By: Reshma Kelkar, IndiaFM

Monday, June 05, 2006

"Rain, rain, come again!" say most of the Bollywood stars. Every one loves it for their own reasons. Rains remind them of their childhood memories. Let's check how the stars chill during the rains.

Kangana Ranaut

Do you like the rains?
Yes, I like the rain. It's my favorite and I love to get wet! I enjoy it's flavor.

Which is your favorite rain song?
There is no specific song as such. But yes, I do enjoy classical music or ghazals by Jagjit Singh.

What kind of outfits do you prefer in the rains?
I don't go for jeans and trousers. I prefer cotton clothes and shorts during the monsoons. It's quite comfortable. For footwear, I like chappals. It's comfortable.

What is your most memorable incident from the monsoons?
That was last year on 26th July. It was a horrible day. I was stuck in my car and finally had to walk from Juhu to my place. When I reached home, there was no electricity. I faced lots of problems.

How do you chill out during the rains?
If it's raining heavily, then I like to stay at home and chill out with my best pals. I like having beer or Champagne with them. Having hot coffee with onion bhajiyas is also not a bad idea.

Kunal Khemu

Do you like the rains?
I like rains but not too much. I don't like the gloomy weather much.

Which is your favorite rain song?
I like Woh Lamhe from Zeher and Jiya Dhadak Dhadk Jaye from my first movie. It's a wonderful song.

What kind of outfits do you prefer during the rains?
I love casuals. You won't see me in formals. There is no specific clothing for monsoons. I stick to my jeans and T-shirts.

What is your most memorable incident from the monsoons?
I think every ones memorable day was 26th July when Mumbai was flooded badly. I was at a friends place at Lokhandwala. We had to go to somewhere in Santacruz. But due to heavy rains and floods, we had to leave the car and walk to our destination. We helped people to get the necessities.

How do you chill out during the rains?
My idea of chilling in this season is being with friends at my place and watching movies.

Koena Mitra

Do you like the rains?
No, I don't like the rains. I don't like to get wet. I don't like dirty roads.

Which is your favorite rain song?
I like Rim Jhim Rim Jhim from 1942 A Love Story. I love that song.

What kind of outfits do you prefer during the rains?
As I said I don't like to get wet. I would like to stick to denims. Its quite comfortable and gives the best look. Even if you roll them up, it looks stylish.

What is your most memorable incident from the monsoons?
Rains are no fun for me anymore. I don't enjoy it now, but during my school days it was fun. During heavy rains, there would be water logging. It was like a holiday!

How do you chill out during the rains?
I love to chill out at my place with my friends. I like having hot Bengali khichadi while watching movies.

Bikram Saluja

Do you like the rains?
Yes I like the rains. Earlier, I used to hate it because I was a professional tennis player. Since we don't have indoor tennis courts, we would have to stop the game during the rains. As a child, I enjoyed the rains a lot.

Which is your favorite rain song?
I like the opening scene of Mani Ratnam's Bombay. It was a beautifully shot song called Tu Hi Re... Tu Hi Re...It's a wonderful song. There is one more called Woh Kagaj Ki Kashti. I love to hear these during the monsoons.

What kind of outfits do you prefer during the rains?
There is no specific outfit for the rains. I stick to my normal clothing. I avoid sandals.

What is your most memorable incident from the monsoons?
I still remember when I was a professional tennis player in Pune. We all once went to Sinhagad on bikes. All of us went to a dhaba and had fun. I also enjoyed a lot as a kid. I was in Daly College School in Indore. We used to play football in the rains and dirty kichad. I used to make paper boats to play with in the dirty clogged water.

How do you chill out during the rains?
As I said, I love the cloudy atmosphere during the monsoons. I would like to chill out at home. I enjoy watching movies and I love hot Bhutta.

Sushma Reddy

Do you like the rains?
I love the rains!

Which is your favorite rain song?
I like Anu Mallik's Dekho Barish Ho Rahi Hai. It's wonderful.

What kind of outfits do you prefer during the rains?
There is no specific outfit, as such. I would like to go for capris and jeans rather than long skirts. As for foot wear, I would like to go for open shoes.

What is your most memorable incident from the monsoons?
I went to Badalapur with friends for trekking. There is a huge waterfall during the monsoons. We all went to enjoy in the water and suddenly I lost my balance and nearly broke my leg.

How do you chill out during the rains?
I don't get time to hang out with friends. Although, I am an indoor person, I think an outing is a nice idea, during monsoons. I have a beautiful terrace. I like to indulge in hot chocolate and spicy fried food along with good music.

R Madhavan

Do you like the rains?
I love the rains.

Which is your favorite rain song?
I like the Akshay and Raveena song from Mohra, Tip Tip Barsa Pani. It's my favorite song.

What kind of outfits do you prefer during the rains?
I like warm rain coats.

What is your most memorable incident from the monsoons?
It was last year on 26th July when I was stuck in my car. I think no one can forget that day now.

How do you chill out during the rains?
I am a family person. I love to chill out with my family.

Anjana Sukhani

Do you like the rains?
I like this weather, but I don't like heavy rains. I like the monsoon, when I'm at home.

Which is your favorite rain song?
I like Tip Tip Barsa Pani from Mohra and Dekho Dekho Barkha Ki Ghadi Hai from Yeh Dillagi. Then, there is one more from the movie Chaalbaaz.

What kind of outfits do you prefer during the rains?
I'll like capris, short skirts and T-shirts. I prefer loose clothes. On foot wear, I like to go for open foot wear.

What is your most memorable incident from the monsoons?
It's none other than 26th July. I was at V.T. for a meeting. I came to Lower Parel by car and got stuck. We left the car and walked from Mahim to Khar. Then I went to my brother's place in Khar. Finally I reached home the next day.

How do you chill out during the rains?
I have a nice terrace flat. During this season, I love to hang out with my best friends at home. More so when my mom is not around! I love to chill out with them. I enjoy music, hot coffee and pakodas.

Purab Kohli

Do you like the rains?
I love the rains. I was born and brought up in Lonavala and it's outstanding during the rains. My father has a hotel there. And rains means business period for us. There people like to chill out in the rains. But in Mumbai, it's painful.

Which is your favorite rain song?
I like Tip Tip Barsa Pani from Mohra. That's the only song that comes to my mind, when we talk about the rains.

What kind of outfits do you prefer during the rains?
I like shorts, t-shirts and sandals during the monsoon.

What is your most memorable incident from the monsoons?
I still remember 26th July. I was in an editing studio. My girlfriend and I rushed to my place at Kandivali, before it became really bad. There was no power or phone! It was a bad scene.

How do you chill out during the rains?
Since, I am down with typhoid, I have been advised to take rest, I'll chill at home. I'll watch television. I like this gloomy atmosphere. I love to cuddle up in bed and watch movies. I love to see the rain. It's a beautiful season. 

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