A woman becomes a celebrity or a famous mother not only for their commendable work or daunting accomplishments, but also because they have made a mark in their roles as mothers. For every child her mom is the biggest celebrity because of the warmth and love she gives to her child.In country like India, there have been many great examples of mothers who have received accolades for their parallel motherly love and work.Let's pay our tribute to all the Famous Mother's in India.
Mother Teresa (1910-1997)
Mother Teresa, the mother of all beings lived with a single purpose -'to serve the dying'. Mother Teresa was born in Albania and her real name was Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu. She loved India so much that she decided to make it her home. She became an independent nun and opened a congregation called 'Missionaries of Charity' in Kolkata. Mother Teresa had shared her life with the sick, poor and the orphans. Mother Teresa is a true picture of immense devotion and love. Her work made her the mother of all.
Indira Gandhi was the first Indian woman to become the Prime Minister.She was popularly called the 'Iron Lady of India' for her dominant and highly influential nature. She emerged not only emerged as a courageous leader and a dictator but also as an ever loving mother. Being a mother of two, Sanjay and Rajiv, she never set behind in performing her duties well. One cannot forget her excellent role in forming 20th century India.
Being a single mother is not only tough but also a challenging job.Sushmita Sen has proved it all wrong by adopting a baby girl, Renee.Sushmita believes in intensity of a relationship and always wanted to adopt a child before her marriage. This beautiful Miss Universe and Bollywood actress has played a perfect role of mother in her real life.She is a true picture of love and sacrifice.
The beautiful mother of two kids have decided to re-enter in Bollywood.She always believed to have a family of her own. She thought it to be as important as stardom. Madhuri is very happy with her domesticity status.She is proud to be a mother, a wife and last but not the least - a famous face of Indian Cinema.
Moon Moon Sen
An Indian film actress and the daughter of famous Bengali actress Suchitra Sen established her status of a perfect mother and daughter-in-law since she got married to Bharat Dev Verma (member of the royal family of the Tripura state). Moon Moon Sen is a part of three generational family of actors. She has always taken care of her responsibilities as a daughter, mother and a wife. Interview her and you would hear her talking about her family and her two daughters, Riya and Raima who are established models and actresses.
Kajol and Tanuja
Kajol comes from a family who has a dynamic history in the world of Indian Cinema. Kajol is a daughter of famous Marathi/Hindi actress, Tanuja. Her aunt Nutan, grandmother Shobhana Samarth and great grandmother Rattan Bai have all been influential figures in the Bollywood. Kajol has won 6 filmfare awards and acted in 26 Bollywood films. She took a break from acting for five years for her daughter Nysa.
Vikram Seth and Leila Seth
Vikram Seth is a renowned Indian novelist, poet and an unusual forthcoming writer. He is a son of Leila Seth who was the first woman judge on the Delhi High Court as well as the first woman to become Chief Justice of a state High Court, at Simla.
Saif – Soha Ali Khan and Sharmila Tagore
The renowned film actress from Bengal who heads the Indian Film Censor Board is the mother of two famous faces of Bollywood industry. Her son Saif Ali Khan is an award-winning actor who is working under some big Bollywood banners.
Soha Ali Khan, daughter of the Nawab of Pataudi and Sharmila Tagore made her acting debut in 2004 and has a long way to go in her career.
Esha – Aahna and Hema Malini
Hema Malini is one of the most famous actress in Indian Cinema. She is also a professional Bharatnatyam dancer. She is remembered as Bollywood's one and only dreamgirl. Hema Malini has two daughters, named Esha and Aahna with famous Bollywood hero, Dharmendra Deol. Esha Deol is a successful Bollywood actress who is also trained in Indian classical dance by her mother.
Rahul – Priyanka and Sonia Gandhi
Rahul and Priyanka Gandhi belong to the honored Gandhi family. Their father Rajiv Gandhi was the 9th Prime Minister of India and their mother Sonia Gandhi is the President of United Progressive Alliance and leader of the Congress Parliamentary Party. Her son, Rahul Gandhi, was elected to Parliament for the Amethi constituency in 2004 and Priyanka worked as a Congress Campaign Manager.
Abhishek – Shweta and Jaya Bachchan
Jaya Bachchan, wife of the Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan is a famous Bollywood actress and a Member of Parliament. The couple has two children: Abhishek and Shweta. Abhishek Bachchan is among the most successful actors in the Bollywood industry. He is about to get engaged with former Miss World, Bollywood actress and a famous face abroad, Aishwarya Rai.
Shweta Nanda is married to a business icon Nikhil Nanda and has two kids, Navya Naveli and Agastya. She is a Citizen Journalist with the Indian News Channel, CNN IBN.
Other Famous Celebrity Mothers in India
Mallaika Arora Khan (former model, mother and actress) Priyanka Gandhi Vadra (mother and manages her mom Sonia's political status) Shweta Nanda (daughter of Amitabh Bachchan and mother of two)