Mahesh Bhatt opens up about his reaction when Ranbir-Alia revealed Raha's face to the masses
Mahesh Bhatt recently expressed his delight at the public introduction of his one-year-old granddaughter, Raha, by star couple Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor.
Published: Thursday,Feb 01, 2024 13:16 PM GMT-07:00
In a heartwarming revelation, veteran filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt recently expressed his delight at the public introduction of his one-year-old granddaughter, Raha, by star couple Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor. The couple, known for their privacy, surprised fans in December 2023 by unveiling Raha's face during their annual Christmas lunch, creating a buzz on the internet.
In an interview with Zoom, Mahesh Bhatt shared his initial surprise at Alia and Ranbir's decision to reveal Raha to the world. He commended the couple for handling the moment with tremendous grace and acknowledged the media for their respectful behavior during the unveiling. Mahesh Bhatt stated, "I, myself, was quite surprised that they did that. I think they must have felt that okay, now, she’s one year, and it’s time for her to be introduced to the world at large, who was very curious to know what their baby looks like."
The filmmaker appreciated Alia and Ranbir for addressing the media before the public introduction, emphasizing their desire to shield Raha from excessive scrutiny. Mahesh Bhatt highlighted the decency exhibited by the paparazzi, remarking on the respectful balance struck between the public's curiosity and the couple's right to privacy.
Speaking about his enchantment with Raha, Mahesh Bhatt affectionately referred to her as a "magical child" and his "little Goddess." He described her arrival into their lives as a drop of divinity and emphasized her role as the epicenter of Ranbir and Alia's household. Bhatt expressed his admiration, stating, "I am enchanted by her. A piece of heaven."
During the much-anticipated Christmas lunch, Raha made her debut public appearance, dressed in a charming white and pink outfit with tiny red shoes. Ranbir Kapoor held his daughter, creating an adorable father-daughter moment that captivated fans. Alia Bhatt, standing beside them, added to the heartwarming scene.
As the Ranbir-Alia family continues to navigate parenthood with grace and privacy, Mahesh Bhatt's joyful words offer a glimpse into the deep affection and pride he holds for his granddaughter, Raha, making her presence truly magical for the entire family.