Raveena Tandon Adopted Daughters - The 8-Year-Old Kids Back Then Are Now Sexy And Independent Women

Leela Adwani |Nov 03, 2020

In 1995, actress Raveena Tandon adopted two baby girls – Pooja and Chaaya and became a single mom at the age of 21. After 25 years, here is everything about their current life

It would be quite controversial to say we are living in a society where we are judged for every single action, every step of our life. People even try to find flaws to discuss, to criticize and no one understands this situation more thoroughly than celebrities whose private life is always the talk of the town. In 1995, actress Raveena Tandon adopted daughters – Pooja and Chaaya and became a single mom at the age of 21. Needless to say, she found herself at the center of controversies back then with a lot of negative rumors talking behind her back.

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Raveena Tandon looks so young at the age of 46

No matter how honest and genuine your action is, there will be many people out there who are ready to question your integrity. In the Indian culture, girls are normally bought up with several do’s and don’ts due to log kya kahenge. The 21st-century mothers are more open-minded ones who always try to balance between their children and their traditional upbringing without discriminating against them. It’s not far off the mark to say Bollywood diva Raveena Tandon is a case in point.

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Raveena Tandon and her adopted daughters

Touted as B-town’s Shehar Ki Ladki, Raveena broke the stereotype as she decided to adopt two girls named Pooja and Chhaya Tandon when she was 21 years old only. Here is everything you need to know about Raveena Tandon adopted daughters.

Pooja Tandon

Raveena adopted Pooja when she was an 11-year-old girl.

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Pooja Tandon is currently a full-time nutritionist
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She keeps a healthy relationship with many Bollywood stars

Doesn’t follow her mother’s footstep, she is now a mother, a celebrity nutritionist, and an author.

She got married to Ravi Makhija.

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Pooja Tandon and her daughters

Even though she doesn’t work in the film industry, she has a huge network with many actors. Pooja and her husband Ravi usually attend star-studded events hosted by Bollywood personalities.

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Raveena Tandon and Pooja Tandon

Chhaya Tandon

Along with Pooja, Chhaya is also one of Raveena Tandon adopted daughters. She was adopted when she was 8. On January 25, 2016, Chhaya walked down the aisle with Shawn Mendes as per a Hindu-Catholic function taking place in Goa. Recently, four years after the big day of Chhaya, her mother Raveena took to her Instagram handle to share a series of throwback pictures from her wedding as the actress reminisces about the same.

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Chhaya Tandon on her wedding day with her in-law family

The photo shows Raveena walking her daughter down the aisle for the catholic wedding celebration. She can be seen putting on a blue dress while Chhaya looks stunningly beautiful in the white bridal gown. Sister Pooja also appears in the picture as she is managing the veil behind the bride.

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Raveena holds Chhaya Tandon's hand to walk the aisle

Last year, in September, the family happily hosted a baby shower for Chhaya. Nutritionist Pooja took to her Instagram to share joyful moments from the party.

Raveena Tandon’s relationship with her adopted children

Nine years after raising two daughters alone, Raveena Tandon got married on 22 February 2004 with Anil Thadani. Not long after the wedding, she has two more biological kids, son Ranbir and daughter Rasha Thadani. Therefore, she is now blessed with four kids and many people can’t get enough of it. However, others have fulfilled the speculations around the equation of Raveena over their kids.

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Raveena Tandon and her children on the big day of Chhaya Tandon

On the occasion of Mother’s Day 2020, the actress opened up on the same, especially her relationship with the adopted daughters. The senior revealed that they remain a close relationship and consider each other the best friends whom they can confide in. Raveena Tandon adopted daughters and the actress could discuss everything from crushes, boyfriend to the personal things in their life.

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The baby shower party of Chhaya Tandon.

She added,

"I have given my daughters the freedom of keeping the company they want, but have always told them, whoever is coming to drop you home, should come upstairs and meet me."

Talking about the reaction of hubby Anil Thadani about her adopted daughters, she revealed that Anil understood and accepted them from the beginning. He knows that Pooja and Chhaya are integral parts of his wife’s life.

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Chhaya Tandon and her husband

The actress always wanted to protect her children and that was why she tried to keep them away from the media attention and didn’t bring them out to the public. She said she didn’t want the bitchy journalists to take over her daughters. The fact is that in the 90s, raising two children at a very young age alone was something quite unusual and hard to accept in society.

Raveena Tandon herself and even Raveena Tandon adopted daughters who are now also mothers eventually settled down and have a happy life that they always wished for.

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