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Esha Deol, daughter of Dharmendra and Hema Malini, and her schoolmate-turned-husband, Bharat Takhtani became each other’s forever on June 29, 2012. Esha and Bharat welcomed their first child, a baby girl on October 20, 2017, and they named her Radhya Takhtani. The lovebirds kept their darling daughter guarded against the prying eyes of media and fans till May 7, 2018, when Esha had delighted their fans with Radhya’s first full photograph on her Instagram handle. (Also Read: Khushi Kapoor Borrows Janhvi Kapoor's Dress For Sonam's Birthday Bash, We Wonder Who Wore It Better)
On January 21, 2019, Esha Deol had posted a single picture of her baby daughter, Radhya Takhtani and had written the words, “I’m being promoted to ‘Big Sister’” atop it, announcing that she is pregnant. Hema Malini, Dharmendra and Bharat Takhtani’s parents, everyone has been excitedly waiting for the new arrival. Revealing their reaction, Esha had shared with the Mumbai Mirror, "All the four grandparents are excited, for them the more the merrier."
Now, on June 10, 2019, Esha Deol and Bharat Takhtani welcomed their second child, a baby girl and Radhya Takhtani finally became a ‘big sister’. Esha posted on her Instagram announcing the arrival of her second born, whom they have named, Miraya Takhtani. She captioned her post as, “Thank you very much for the love & blessings @bharattakhtani3 #radhyatakhtani #mirayatakhtani”. The name of Esha and Bharat’s daughter, Miraya means Lord Krishna's Devotee. Soon her post was flooded with well wishes from their friends from the industry. (Also Checkout: Bollywood Celebrity Couples Who Chose Unique Names For Their Kids)
Bharat Takhtani too, had taken to his Instagram handle and sharing the same image, he wrote, “Thank you very much for the good wishes & blessings @imeshadeol #radhyatakhtani #mirayatakhtani”
Just like every mommy-to-be, Esha Deol too, was excitedly planning on what all she will do when her second one arrives. One such instance was when she had posted a throwback picture of herself from Disneyland and had shared that she can’t wait to go back there with her babies. The Cakewalk actress had captioned it, “#thursdaythrowback... #disneyland can’t wait to go back with my babies #backtochildhood #freedom #wonderyears”. (Also Read: Erica Fernandes And Parth Samthaan Arrived Together, Twinning In Blue At Ekta Kapoor's Birthday Bash)
Sometime back, Esha Deol had a blasting and fun-filled baby shower. Sharing glimpses from her baby shower ceremony, Esha looked stunning in a pink maxi dress, flaunting her baby bump. Esha’s preganny glow was evident on her face and she looked so excited to embrace parenthood once again. She had captioned the pictures as, “It’s that time of the year again #mybabyshower #part2 a big thank u to my dearest #love @bharattakhtani3 , my darling #sister @a_tribe & #mysisterinlaw @asthajagwani & #mybestbuddy @chefchinuvaze ( who did all the theme created food which was yummy) for this awesome #surprisebabyshower #bigthanks to all my #friendsandfamily for making it to our #enchantedforest #babyshower by @partyplanetindia #gratitude.” Here’s one from the lot:
After Radhya Takhtani was born, Esha Deol was quite vocal about her new journey. In a throwback interview, she had revealed her feelings of embracing motherhood, and had stated, “Mamma loved doing things for Ahana and me, and today I understand that sense of joy when I dote and fuss over my little one. It is something that makes you feel complete as a mother. Beautiful Radhya fills up my days and nights. Both Bharat and I are extremely fortunate to be blessed with her in our lives. Radhya is bubbly and always smiling. Sometimes she does mischievous things that instantly bring back memories of my own antics as a child.”
In the same interview, she was also asked if life has changed post-Radhya, and she had replied, “Mamma, Ahana and my in-laws comprise a strong support system for Radhya. My life feels more complete now, after having had her. Motherhood has made me more confident, content and relaxed as a person, it has worked like magic for me. A large chunk of my daily routine involves Radhya now. As soon as I finish this interview, it will be her bath time. We maintain a strict routine for her.” (Also Read: Sameera Reddy Shuns Trolls In An Epic Way Who Fat-Shamed Her For Flaunting Baby Bump On Her Babymoon)
Congratulations, newbie parents, Esha Deol and Bharat Takhtani, big sister, Radhya Takhtani and the entire Deol-Takhtani family. Can’t wait to get a glimpse of little Miraya Takhtani.
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