What is a lehnga?

Here's what the Apprentice candidates should be looking for when asked to get hold of a lehnga...


Been watching The Apprentice shopping task and wondering what the more exotic items like a lehnga actually are? Then you’re in luck…


A lehnga, or lehenga, is a traditional Indian skirt, usually worn as one half of a two-piece outfit with the top part, the choli.

It is a long skirt, that usually reaches almost to the floor and is generally embroidered and pleated.

Together with the choli it is called a Gagra Choli or Langa Voni.


So now you know what to head out and buy if anyone ever asks you for a lehnga…