Ekta Kapoor hosted the naming ceremony (naamkaran) of her son, Ravie Kapoor, on Monday and had a host of celebrities in attendance. Among those who came to bless the newborn baby, there was also Textile Minister Smriti Iranian to bless Ravie.
Sharing pictures from the celebrations, Ekta called Smriti her sister and labeled her as ‘maasi’ of the young one. “Maaasi special!”, she wrote on Instagram. Others who attended the event enclosed Karan Johar with mother Hiroo, Abhishek Bachchan with sister Shweta, Farah Khan, Swara Bhaskar, Mouni Roy, and Huma Qureshi. TV actors Sriti Jha, Mouni Roy, Mona Singh, Krystle D’Souza, Pragya Yadav, Sakshi Tanwar and Shabir Ahluwalia and Karishma Tanna were additionally spotted outside Ekta’s residence.
Ekta Kapoor has named the newborn as ‘Ravie Kapoor’ when her father Jeetendra’s real name. Ravie was born through a surrogate on January 27. Ekta announced his birth later on social media... “I cannot even begin to express how happy my baby’s birth has made me. Everything in life doesn’t go the way you want it to but there are always solutions to those hiccups. I found mine and today I feel immensely blessed to become a parent. It is an emotional moment for me and my family and I can’t wait to begin this new journey of being a mother,’ Ekta said while announcing Ravie’s arrival.
Check out a couple of a lot of photos from the evening...
Earlier, Ekta’s brother, Tusshar Kapoor too became a father via surrogacy. “Ekta is a family-oriented person and has been sort of a mother to my son Laksshya. This marks the beginning of a new phase in her life, an exciting time of completeness and fulfillment,” Tusshar told to the media after Ravie’s birth.