The world media celebrated Lara Dutta’s brilliance, laughter and composure the moment she won the Vishwasundaripattam. Lara reveals the secret of that smile 20 years ago.
Lara says she didn’t mind seeing anything on the outside. That calm was just the exterior. It was the height of the panic. Conflict at its peak. With a smile on his face and eyes, he felt inside that a big explosion was going to happen. Into another world. Lara Dutta notes that everything was a blessing.
The reason the crown reached Lara Dutta’s head two decades ago was because of her self – control, humility and gentleness.
Lara was asked confusing questions. Asked about women leaders in India, she replied that they do. Lara said she was confident that the educated were highly educated and that there were talented and capable women leaders in India.
Followed by a question about Bharatanatyam. The question was whether we could show two or three steps of Bharatanatyam. But they were showing the gestures by saying that it is not possible to play Bharatanatyam in this gown that is put on with so much spontaneity and can show hand gestures. The judges praised it as a very mature behavior. When Lara finally waved and walked away, one of the presenters said it was an incredible performance. See how cool Lara is under such great pressure. They made sure there was beauty and peace around her. May 12 marks the 20th anniversary of Lara’s Miss Universe pageant.
Lara also tried her luck in Bollywood and later married tennis star Mahesh Bhupathi.