Hema Malini celebrated Pongal with her family on Friday and shared festive glimpses on Instagram. As part of the celebrations, Hema prepares pongal (rice and lentil porridge) on Friday – traditionally made during the festival.
“Today I celebrated Pongal with my family. Here I am making pongal at home, ”she captioned her photos from the kitchen, where she can be seen posing for the camera. Hema also smiled as she checked out the freshly prepared recipe.
Actress Isha Deol, the eldest daughter of Hema Malini and Dharmendra, also shared snippets of her Pongal celebrations at home. Like her mother, she also prepared a traditional dish for her family, especially for her daughters Radhya and Miriam. Isha shared a video of her having fun in the kitchen, but she can also be seen spending time with her daughters. In the comments section, Dharmendra greeted her and wrote “Happy Pongal” to which Isha replied.
“The country celebrates Sakranti, Pongal, Bihu and Uttarayana festivals. I always make Pongal at home for our family (a tradition I learned from our grandmother) Sweet Pongal is a favorite of my children and we all love to shout ‘Polgalo Pongal’ together when it is cooked “she wrote and added to her fans:” You and your Sending heartfelt greetings to loved ones. Bless you. “
Hema Malini and Dharmendra are also parents to daughter Ahana Deol. Dharmendra often shares glimpses of his life at his Lonavala farmhouse where he currently lives. He will next star in Karan Johar’s Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani, starring Alia Bhatt, Ranveer Singh and Shabana Azmi.
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Isha Deol made her Bollywood debut with the 2002 film Koi Mere Dil Se Pooche and starred in films like Yuva, Shaadi No. 1, Ankahi and Just Married.