Navya Naveli Nanda Credits 'Nani' Jaya Bachchan For Being Her Inspiration, Says 'She Has A Spine'

Amitabh Bachchan's granddaughter, Navya Naveli Nanda shared that she draws her source of inspiration from her grandmother, Jaya Bachchan. Here's why!


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Navya Naveli Nanda Credits 'Nani' Jaya Bachchan For Being Her Inspiration, Says 'She Has A Spine'

Grandparents love their grandchildren the most. They keep their grandkids grounded and motivated and never miss a chance to pamper them. The moments spent between them are cherished forever. In Bollywood, we have witnessed a lot of grandparent-grandchildren jodis, who remind their fans of their own grandparents.

Navya Naveli Nanda is one such celebrity granddaughter, who shares an adorable bond with her nanu and nani. And her social media handle speaks the same. For the unversed, Navya is Big B's daughter, Shweta Bachchan Nanda's daughter from her marriage to businessman, Nikhil Nanda. Navya often treats her fans with some unseen pictures from the family get-together of the Bachchan-Nanda clan.    

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Navya and family

In a recent interview with Her Circle, Navya Naveli Nanda opened up on her equation with her nani, Jaya Bachchan. She stated that they are so close that she can literally share anything with her. Navya said, "My biggest source of inspiration would be my nani. I am very very close to her and go to her for almost anything whether it is work-related advice or personal advice as well."

Navya, Shweta, Jaya

Going further in the interview, Navya Naveli Nanda, shared that Jaya Bachchan's personality and her stand on everything makes the doting granddaughter look up to her gradmother. She explained, "She is someone who has managed to create her own identity, leave her own mark. One of the biggest things I respect about her is how she uses her voice for things she is passionate about."

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Navya and family

Navya also revealed that it is Jaya Bachchan's unfiltered and determined attitude that she loves the most. Stating the same, she told the publication, "She has always been very unapologetic, to the point, unfiltered, and she has a spine." Navya, who owns Aara Health, which focuses on mental issues, also spoke about her nani's reaction to her venture and said that Jaya Bachchan is proud of her. 

Navya, Jaya and Shweta

On October 27, 2020, Navya Naveli Nanda had taken to her IG handle to post a cutesy picture with her favourite human being and grandmother, Jaya Bachchan. Sharing the picture, she had written, "Possibly my most favourite human being!

Jaya and Navya

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Jaya Bachchan had become a nani to Navya Naveli Nanda on December 6, 1997. 

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