In recent years she embodies Shalimar, the famous fragrance Guerlain, Natalia Vodianova has participated in a television campaign. This is now done with the great achievement of the French house, having a long life 5 minutes instead of 45, counting the real Indian romance that led to the creation of the Taj Mahal.

Natalia Vodianova, princesse indienne dans La Légende de Shalimar, pour © Guerlain

Natalia Vodianova, Indian princess for The Legend of Shalimar, for © Guerlain

If the fragrance is called Shalimar, is not a coincidence. Conceived in the 1920s, the aroma become cult, repeatedly imitated, copied and multiplied with the few attempts, is based in fact one of the most fascinating stories in the Middle East. In memory of his beloved of Persian origin, the Indian princess Mumtaz Mahal, the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan to his death, erected in the seventeenth century of the most admired monuments around the world, Taj Mahal. The creation of man as a result of romantic love inspired by art, in turn, Guerlain has chosen to recreate this amazing and sensual story to the screen. First commercial for its fragrance the same name, and actual short film, making The Legend of Shalimar and has been entrusted to Bruno Aveillan, which for the occasion spent over a month in India, for inspiration, and be able to leave the clichés .

It is perhaps for this reason that this work takes admirable film properties, instigators of dreams in this exotic and romantic Indian epic. Besides quality, fulfilling its soundtrack, which comes from Hans Zimmer, composer of the biggest films movie star. Bright, loving and imperial Natalia Vodianova is changing and all thanks to their eroticism through both our small screens as large, for a period of three weeks.