September 23 : Kajol Devgan, who was away from the silver screen for quite some time now, took to her Instagram handle and posted an adorable video on her mum Tanuja. The veteran actress was celebrating her 75th birthday today.
The video captured a number of throwback pictures of Tanuja, to which Kajol wrote, “Wishing my awesomely super mom an awesomely super birthday. She's the one who taught me what the super in superwoman stood for!
Kajol’s sister Tanishaa also posted a picture on her Instagram and wrote “Happy birthday my darling mother....we are because of you!”. In the beautiful picture, the sisters were seen rolling in laughter with their mother. It seemed that the sisters had planned something special for the evergreen actress on her 75th birthday.
Meanwhile, on Daughter’s Day yesterday, Kajol shared her picture with Tanuja where she was seen with her mom in different moods. She shared the collage on her Instagram and captioned it as, “Positions reversed! Two daughters and two moms!” In the pictures, Tanuja was seen sitting on Kajol’s lap.
Kajol also posted a picture of her daughter Nysa and wrote, “You will always fit in my arms #HappyDaughtersDay.”
Ajay Devgn also took to his Instagram and shared a cute throwback picture of himself in the pool with daughter Nysa and son Yug. “Daughters should be celebrated everyday, even more so TODAY. #DaughtersDay,” he wrote.
Vetran actress Tanuja during the Raj Kapoor Awards ceremony in Mumbai
Tanuja was a leading star in Bollywood as well as in the Bengali film industry during her time. The actress was known to have broken the stereotype and introduced a new image for actresses with her bold acting and fashion statement. Tanuja was born in Mumbai to famous actress Shobhana Samarth. Her father Kumarsen Samarth was a poet and film director. Tanuja started her acting career as a child artist in Hamari Beti in 1950. At the age of 13, she went to Switzerland to learn English, French and German.