the republic logo
follow in feedlyrss feed
Stories with person: Jenna Hager
  • Prabal Gurung bring Buddhist monks to his fashion runway 
    Updated: Sep-14-15 8:56 am

    NEW YORK - It was an incongruous sight, even for New York Fashion Week, but a very moving one. With a who's who of A-list Hollywood actresses in the front row, Prabal Gurung opened his runway show with 30 Buddhist monks who had traveled to New York to chant a prayer of gratitude for the world's help during the devastating earthquake that killed thousands in Gurung's native Nepal in April.