Imtiaz Ali knows he is typecast. He might even be aware of the fact that in his movies, the biggest stereotype is Imtiaz himself.
A clever play on the legend of "Vikram-Betal"(A drama that I loved watching on Doordarshan as a kid), Vedha questions Vikram and the audience on the why, how, when, where and what.
A silk dhoti, a silk shirt, a silk angavastram, a few rings and gold chains. If it was anyone else, this would have been a sign of pompousness.