Indian columnist Shobhaa De has paid a heart-wrenching tribute to the renowned philanthropist and socialite Parmeshwar Godrej. She wrote an emotional note for the lady who passed away late Monday night. Parmeshwar Godrej, the wife of industrialist Adi Godrej, was suffering from a prolonged lung illness. She was 70. A true style icon, she was also known for her philanthropic works. Parmeshwari was recognised globally for her pragmatic approach and dealt with initiatives like AIDS awareness. She shared a great bond with Shobhaa De. The columnist expressed her feelings after she received the news. Shobhaa described Parmeshwar to be persuasive and a hard worker. The columnist went on to state that whatever work Parameshwar did, she undertook it in a disciplined and thorough manner. For Shobhaa, Parameshwar was persuasive and was a strong support to her husband Adi Godrej.

Shobhaa De stated in her note that she found Parmeshwar Godrej to be a legend and felt that Parmeshwar will always remain India’s most dazzling woman. Like a thorough perfectionist, the style diva made sure to organize charity events and put the most fabulous parties together. She executed various Godrej projects with a panache.  Shobhaa went on to further express how awestruck she was, with Parmeshwar’s persona. Quite a many times, both met and Shobhaa always felt that Parmeshwar is unstoppable. For her, she was marvelled at her ability to create a good aura around her. The columnist felt that while the outside world saw her be charismatic and uber glamorous. For Shobhaa De, Parmeshwar’s public persona was charismatic. Apart from that, the columnist respected her hugely as a family person.

Shobhaa De

Shobhaa De
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For Shobhaa De, Parameshwari was strong and a family person. She was a caring woman and was always considerate about her near and dear ones. The columnist went on to state that Parameshwar’s strength was in her ability to be a perfect task master.For Shobhaa, there will never be another ‘Grande Dame‘ like Parmeshwar Godrej. She is immortal and her journey is a life inspiring one.