Today is a very special day for the kids. It is the day dedicated to all the mothers who brought double joy in the lives of their family members by giving birth to their next in generation. It is a special feeling to welcome a child in the world together with your husband. However, not all couples are lucky to give equal love to their child. Often marriages do not work out and couples split. This affects the children and the mother as well. However, a lot of Bollywood celebrities have shown that single moms can also grow their child with full care and attention.
1. Sushmita Sen:
The former Miss Universe might not have made it large in movies, but when it comes to celebrating motherhood, Sushmita Sen stands out from the rest. A great inspiration to all the women who has the courage to enjoy being a mother through adoption. One fierce lady who strongly promotes girl child, she has adopted two very pretty girls.
2. Raveena Tandon:
Before tying the knot with Anil Thadani, Raveena adopted two kids Pooja and Chhaya, as a single mother in 1995 when they were 11 and 8 years old, respectively. She was a proud single mom. After marriage, the couple is proud parents of total 4 kids! She gave birth to a baby girl named Rasha on 16 March 2005 and had her second child, a baby boy named Ranbir, on 12 July 2007.
3. Karishma Kapoor:
Karisma was married to Sanjay Kapoor however, the marriage turned out ugly and the couple filed for divorce. Karisma has two kids, Samaira and Kiaan with Sanjay and is a proud single mother in Bollywood.
4. Deepshikha Nagpal:
Deepshikha, a popular television actress who also featured in many Bollywood films like Baadshah, Koyla, and Partner, was married to Jeet Upendra. A mother of two, she was quite content in life but little did she know that the happiness was short-lived. Her marriage of 10 years to Jeet, hit the rocks owing to undisclosed differences, and they finally got divorced. She single-handedly took care of her children. It was on the sets of ‘Ye Dooriyan’, her directorial debut, where she met Keshav Arora and they both fell in love. The couple got married in 2012.
5. Neena Gupta:
Neena Gupta has been a bold lady when she revealed to the media that her daughter named Masaba Gupta is actually a love child. Neena Gupta was going around with former West Indies cricket player Viv Richards in the 1990s when they had their daughter, Masaba. She was never married to Viv. It was a courageous step in that era to conceive a child without getting married. She had successfully raised her daughter, who is now very popular in the fashion industry.
6. Pooja Bedi:
Pooja Bedi is a former Bollywood actress, talk-show host, and a very popular face on the TV. She is an independent woman who always has enjoyed living her life in her own way. She got married to a businessman Farhan Ebrahim in 1990 and they have two kids, Omar and Alia. Due to many ups and downs in the relationship and many differences in opinion, Pooja divorced her husband. She also dated Aditya Pancholi, had a relationship with choreographer Hanif Hilal, and also dated Akashdeep Sehgal, but none of them was successful. She never bothered and raised her children by herself.
7. Poonam Dhillon:
The former Bollywood actress Poonam Dhillon, who has been an epitome of beauty, fell in love with Ashok Thakeria, who was a film maker and got married to him. They have two children, Paloma and Anmol. But the couple had problems in their relationship and got divorced. Since then, Poonam is staying alone and has been single-handedly raising her children.
8. Shweta Tiwari:
Shweta Tiwari is the new name in this list. She was earlier married to actor Raja Choudhary, but their marriage resulted in a divorce in October 2012. She also has a daughter (Palak) with him. The couple’s troubled married life hogged the media limelight after she accused Raja of domestic violence. During the divorce proceedings, she met actor Abhinav Kohli on the sets of Jaane Kya Baat Hui and they both fell in love. And now, the much-in-love couple has finally decided to tie the knot on July 13, 2013.
The proud single mom of gorgeous Bollywood beauties Karisma and Kareena is another celebrity in the list. Babita took responsibilities of her daughters after her separation with Randhir Kapoor. Even though it was reported that the couple resolved their issues in 2007, we do not get to see them together.