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For every woman being a mother is the most loving job, she happily signs up for without any second thoughts. The moment a woman sees her pregnancy test result positive, she anxiously waits for the day of her baby's arrival. She prays and does everything right for the little being inside her tummy and thanks to the technological advancements, she can now record the entire journey. And television actress and new-mommy, Smriti Khanna did exactly the same as she had tried recording every beautiful moment of her nine-months pregnancy journey. (Recommend Read: Kangana Ranaut Reveals Family's Reaction To Her 48 Crore Bungalow, Admits Everyone Was Against Me)
Smriti Khanna, who had tied the knot with the love of her life, Gautam Gupta, is enjoying every second of being a mother. We remember how the actress in an interview with the Hindustan Times had shared that she had always wished for a baby girl. And her prayers were answered this Mother's Day as she now a mommy of a beautiful angel. Smriti often shares snippets of her new journey with her fans on her Instagram handle.
On May 26, 2020, Smriti took to her Instagram handle and posted the last picture of her baby bump 14-hours before the delivery. In the picture, we can see Smriti donning a leopard print slip dress and pouting for the camera and her pregnancy glow is also unmissable. Along with the picture, Smriti wrote, "This was the last picture with my baby bump. Anayka came exactly 14 hours after this pic was taken", followed by a heart emoji. 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: Amitabh Bachchan Recalls Dancing On Stage With Son, Abhishek And Daughter-In-Law, Aishwarya)
On the first day of May 2020, Smriti had shared the first-ever clear picture of her angel. In the picture, we could see Smriti kissing her sleeping beauty and it has been taken from the hospital room. Alongside it, the actress had written a cute note that could be read as "There will never be a day, like a day you were born. Thank you for choosing me to be your mother. I promise to love you and protect you till my last breath", followed by a heart emoji. (Don't Miss: Shabana Azmi Proves Her Husband Javed Akhtar And Her Step-Son, Farhan Akhtar Are Two 'Peas In A Pod')
Well, we loved Smriti's baby bump picture!