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A father and daughter’s relationship is one of the most beautiful, enviable and sacred relationships in this planet. The first man a girl encounters in this world, a daddy always makes sure to give the best of what he can to his baby girl and that is how a girl starts finding the picturesque of her father in her man. While this comes much later, one of the most good-looking actors in the industry, Anas Rashid welcomed his baby daughter, Aayat on February 12, 2019. (Do Read: Saumya Tandon Has Begun Her Journey Towards Post Pregnancy Fitness, Shares Inspiring Workout Video)
Hardly a month old and what looks like it, Anas Rashid can’t do without his baby daughter, Aayat! On February 13, 2019, the doting daddy shared the first-ever picture of himself with daughter, Aayat. The picture had a backdrop of a balloon-décor as Anas wrapped his daughter lovingly in his arms and was all smiles for the camera. Sharing the picture, Anas wrote, “Home coming of my daughter Aayat”, followed by two smile emojis. This is the picture that he had shared:
While the very sight of Aayat made us want to see more of her, it was a heartwarming picture that Anas Rashid shared a few hours back which blew our minds away! The picture captured a lovely glimpse of thee and kid and father-daughter moment, wherein both Anas and his daughter were peacefully taking a nap, with the latter wrapped in her daddy's arms. Revealing his state of mind in the caption itself, the 38-year-old actor wrote, “Heavenly”. Checkout the picture here:
Isn’t it ethereal? It was on the day when his daughter was born, Anas Rashid shared the ‘big news’ with all his fans via an Instagram video, wherein he couldn't stop smiling! Captioning the video, Anas wrote, “Hi dear ones, We are blessed with a baby girl yesterday. Both mother and baby are in good health. Thank you all for your blessings and wishes. Anas Rashid.” This is the video:
In an interview with Bombay Times, Anas Rashid had spoken about marriage and kid and had shared, “Soon after I got married, we went on a long honeymoon; we drove to many beautiful locales in North and South India and so, it was a long break from work. After that, when Hina conceived, we spent a few months in Ludhiana, as her doctor was based there." He further added, "Now, that the baby and Heena are discharged from the hospital, we will return to Mumbai. Heena loves this city and my parents are also there. I would love to get back to TV, and will start focussing on my work." (Must Read: Soha Is Always Worried About Inaaya When She's Away From Her, Talks About Her Evolution As A Parent)
In an interview with The Times of India, Anas Rashid revealed the name of their daughter, which is, Aayat Anas Rashid. But do you know what Aayat means? Aayat stands for miracles of the Quran! The handsome actor considers his daughter as a blessing from God and shared his happiness to the media portal, "I am over the moon and the feeling is just amazing. It can't be expressed in words. They will be discharged tomorrow and my sisters are planning something special to welcome them home. This is such a precious time of my life and I am only thinking about spending these beautiful moments. I have been waiting for this moment since a long time and it has finally arrived, I am so happy."
It was on September 09, 2017, when Anas Rashid tied the knot with Heena Iqbal, who is 14 years younger to him in an arranged marriage setup. In an interview with Pinkvilla, Anas shared the details of meeting his life-partner, Heena for the first time. He also talked about getting married to the girl of his mother’s choice and had said, “Well, I heard about her from Ammi (mom) and rest of the family members 10 days back. I met her a week ago. I never thought about it. I knew that whatever Ammi would decide, I would say yes to it. I took me a minute to say yes to her but in practicality, it happened in a week's time.”
Anas Rashid in a throwback interview, expressed his feelings after getting married and had labelled it as the best day of his life. He had shared, “Everyone kept complimenting us how great we looked together. Our wedding attire also received a lot of appreciation and we were blushing because of the praises. Being the eldest in the house, I was so elated to see my family happy. It was a feeling that I can’t even describe in words. I was nervous, happy, restless and what not. It was the best day in my life for sure.”
Further revealing as to why Anas Rashid opted for an arranged marriage set-up, the actor had shared, “I had complete faith on my parents' choice. Also, I felt that I was ready to take on the responsibilities associated with an arranged marriage, which is to take the immediate and extended families along. Heena is the perfect life partner for me. She is very honest and simple; these two qualities attracted me to her.” (Also Checkout: Karanvir and Teejay's Twins- Vienna And Bella Host Holi Bash, Kashmera, Chahatt Attend With Kids)
Isn’t that amazing? Guys, how did you like Anas Rashid and his baby daughter, Aayat’s ‘heavenly’ picture? Keep us posted!