NAME TO KNOW: HANSIKA JETHNANI
Elle India|April 2021
Meet the openly queer poet, businesswoman and visual artist, who’s carving a niche for heself
ISHA MAYER

Hansika Jethnani’s childhood years were divided between Indonesia, China, UK and India. A woman with varied interests, she dabbles in poems, photography and painting. Simultaneously, she co-runs her gender-fluid jewellery label Funky Maharani, modernising maang-tikkas for everyday wear. A firm believer of self-love, the multi-talented artist has come out of her shell and has developed a strong personality. Here’s ELLE India in a tête-à-tête with her:

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