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A mother is an angel, who sacrifices her sleep, body, food and at times career, to be with us. A woman becomes a mother, the day she sees the red lines on her pregnancy test kit. The nine-month are just the trailer of her life ahead and once the baby enters her world, everything changes from her sleeping routine to her body to whatnot. Everything starts revolving around her munchkin. And television actress, Smriti Khanna is enjoying every second of being a new mommy of a little girl. (Recommend Read: Katrina Kaif Shares A Unique Birthday Wish For Rumoured Beau, Vicky Kaushal Filled With 'Josh')
Smriti Khanna, who had married her co-star, Gautam Gupta in 2017, had embarked the journey of parenthood in April 2020 with the arrival of their little girl. On May 5, 2020, Smriti had taken to her Instagram handle and had revealed her angel's unique name which means powerful. The actress had posted an adorable first family picture from the hospital room after her daughter's delivery. In the picture, we could see Gautam clicking the selfie while Smriti had held her baby in her arms, who was amusingly looking at her daddy. Alongside the picture, Smriti had written, "Anayka".
On May 17, 2020, Gautam took to his Instagram handle and shared a funny video of Smriti dancing with her newborn baby. In the video, we can see Smriti happily dancing with her munchkin while singing on what looks like a sad song while Gautam secretly filmed her moves. Alongside the video, he wrote, "The only person who can make an emotional song look funny @smriti_khanna baby I hope you know these are not the lyrics." Check it out below:
Talking about Smriti and Gautam's baby girl's unique name, the actress had revealed the story of the same in an interview with the Hindustan Times. She had said that it took them 20 days to decide her name. She had further revealed what 'Aanyka' means and had added that it denotes powerful and complete. She feels Aanyka is an apt name for her daughter. The actress had also said that she had wanted a baby girl and her wish has come true and this had made her Mother’s Day even more special. (Also Read: Kartik Aaryan's Mother Tricked Him To Say Goodbye To His Bearded Look, Video Inside)
On the occasion of Mother's Day, Smriti's husband, Gautam had taken to his Instagram handle to wish the new mommy on Mother's Day. He had shared a couple of pictures with her and their baby girl. But one picture that stood out was of Smriti holding her little munchkin while heir pooch was lovingly looking at the little wonder. Gautam had captioned the picture as "Happy First Mother’s Day my love!" (Don't Miss: Mahendra Singh Dhoni's Daughter, Ziva Singh Dhoni Learns To Ride Bike, Video Inside)
Well, we loved Smriti's dance video with her little dancing partner!