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With the Kapoor sisters – Sonam Kapoor Ahuja and Rhea Kapoor reigning the B-town like how from quite sometime now, looks like the legacy has been passed on to the younger lot of the family, Janhvi Kapoor, Khushi Kapoor and Shanaya Kapoor. Janhvi and Khushi, daughters of Boney Kapoor and Sridevi, and Shanaya, daughter of Sanjay Kapoor and Maheep Kapoor, have grown up to be stunners and they leave no stone unturned to turn heads in every outing they make. The Kapoor sisters prove that it is sisters before misters, any day! (Also Read: Esha Deol Receives The Most Priceless Gifts From Parents, Hema Malini And Dharmendra On Her Birthday)
On November 2, 2019, Shanaya Kapoor turned 20 and her star family made sure to make this day a super special one for her. But before we give you a glimpse of Shanaya’s 20th birthday celebrations, let us give you a recap of her 19th birthday bash. From her star family including Boney Kapoor, Arjun Kapoor, Janhvi Kapoor, Khushi Kapoor to her BFFs Suhana Khan and Ananya Panday; Shanaya’s 19th birthday was all about fun and love. Shanaya had cut a Starbucks-themed birthday cake and it had looked yummylicious. Here’s a glimpse of the same:
Shanaya Kapoor celebrated her 20th birthday with her family and friends. Her parents, Sanjay Kapoor and Maheep Kapoor, cousins, Arjun Kapoor and Rhea Kapoor, and BFF, Ananya Panday graced Shanaya’s 20th birthday bash. Though her cousin, Janhvi Kapoor had missed the celebrations, she didn’t forget to shower love on her sister on this special day. Sharing a collage of unseen pictures with the birthday girl, Janhvi wrote, “I Love You @shanayakapoor02” atop her Insta story. Sonam Kapoor Ahuja too, took to her Instagram and penned down a birthday wish for Shanaya. She wrote, “Happy happy birthday! Can’t believe you’re 20! I love you and really wish I was there to celebrate @shanayakapoor02”
Sanjay Kapoor, Maheep Kapoor and Ananya Panday shared glimpses from Shanaya Kapoor’s 20th birthday celebrations. Sanjay and Maheep posted videos of Shanaya cutting her birthday cake and while the former captioned it as “Happy birthday Darling love you” followed by a heart emoji, the latter wrote, “I am a mama of a 20 year old #SoSoProudOfMyGirl.” Ananya posted a beautiful picture of herself with Shanaya and captioned it, “For me, the sun always shines wherever Shanaya is. Happy bday to my soul sister, I love u for life papaya #BiggestMess.” She also shared a Boomerang on her Insta story and wrote, “My soulmate turns 20 @shanayakapoor02” atop it. (Also Read: Inside Pictures From Aishwarya Rai Bachchan's 46th Birthday Celebrations With Abhishek And Aaradhya)
In an interview with the PTI, Sanjay Kapoor had expressed his excitement for his daughter, Shanaya Kapoor, taking baby steps into the film industry. Shanaya had embarked on her professional journey and speaking about the same, her proud father had remarked, "She is learning the ropes. She is taking her acting, dance and diction classes. In our family, she has watched me, her uncle and cousins closely. She knows hard work matters. You can be anybody's daughter or niece but it is going to be your dedication that will take you ahead."
The BFF trio, Shanaya Kapoor, Ananya Panday and Suhana Khan, have all grown up into beautiful damsels and are soon all set to make their big names in Bollywood just like their star families. A day before the release of her daughter, Ananya Panday’s, Student of The Year 2, her star mommy, Bhavana Panday had taken to Instagram and had posted an adorable video of baby Ananya and Shanaya, decked up in traditional with mehendi-adorned hands. In the video, we could also spot Shanaya’s mommy, Maheep Kapoor in the background. Bhavana had captioned the video with an array of heart emojis and had tagged the three leads in her post. In case you had missed it, check it out here:
In 2018, carrying her star family’s legacy forward, Janhvi Kapoor had stepped into the glamorous world of Bollywood with her debut film, Dhadak. After Janhvi, daughter of actor Sanjay Kapoor and designer Maheep Kapoor, Shanaya Kapoor also made her Bollywood debut, but it is not what you think. Shanaya didn’t step in Bollywood as an actress, but an assistant director to Sharan Sharma. Shanaya is assisting Sharan Sharma with the Gunjan Saxena biopic starring her cousin sister, Janhvi. (Also Read: Nita Ambani's Perfect Traditional Looks For The Mother Of A Bride Or Groom To Take Inspiration From)
Here's wishing a very happy birthday to Shanaya!