On Thursday, Alia Bhatt announced her daughter’s name on social media. The Gangubai Kathiawadi star shared a photo of her with the baby and Ranbir Kapoor. In the photo, the trio was blurred in the foreground and the child’s name ‘Raha’ could be seen in the photo.
Alia announced the name Raha and revealed that the little one’s dadi, Neetu Kapoor, called her. The name Raha has multiple meanings, but in its purest form it means divine path.
What does Raha mean in different languages?
Raha means joy in Swahili. In Sanskrit, Raha means clan. In Bangla, Raha symbolizes tranquility, comfort and relief. Raha sounds peace in Arabic. The other meanings of Raha are happiness, freedom and bliss.
Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor announced on November 6 that they became parents to a baby girl when they welcomed their first child at HN Reliance Hospital in South Mumbai. In a joint statement, Alia Bhatt-Ranbir Kapoor stated: “And in the best news of our lives, our baby is here… and what a magical girl she is. We are officially bursting with love – blessed and obsessed PARENTS! love love love — Alia and Ranbir. Responding to the news. Karan Johar wrote, “My heart is full of love….Welcome to the world baby…so much love is waiting for you…..I love you @aliaabhatt and RC!! To the moon and back!!!! This makes me a proud Nana!”
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For the inexperienced, Alia hosted her own baby shower and shared some images on Instagram. Neetu Kapoor, Karisma Kapoor, Soni Razdan, Shaheen Bhatt, Mahesh Bhatt and Karan Johar, among others, attended the event with the couple’s close friends and relatives.
At work, Ranbir and Alia were last seen in Brahmastra Part One: Shiva. Ranbir will then be seen in Animal in upcoming projects. While Alia will be seen in Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani.