The usually introverted and shy Shweta Bachchan Nanda opened up recently about her family and in particular, her soon to be 18 years old daughter Navya Naveli. In her weekly column for a national daily,Â Nanda wrote about the body shaming her daughter was facing in her school in Europe, and her own experiences growing up. While Nanda has been in complete party mode to plan a huge party to bring in her daughter’s 18th birthday, Navya has been feeling a little blue because of bullies.
She wrote very candidly about what a mom goes through and how every day parents boost their child’s self confidence by telling them how wonderful they are but years of hard work can come crashing down by one bully’s statement.
Nanda even spoke about her own experiences growing up and how she was the target of body shaming during puberty. Her nickname ‘Big Bird’ was very hurtful then and how she hopes her daughter will be able to overcome these evils.
Bullying is an evil in society and parents all over the world try and shield their children from it. Here is to celebrities talking candidly about something so big and sharing details of how they overcome it.
Read the article she wrote here.
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