Amitabh Bachchan’s granddaughter Navya Naveli Nanda graduated from Fordham University earlier this month.

Amitabh Bachchan says ‘emotions ran high’ at granddaughter Navya Naveli’s convocation as family celebrated

Amitabh Bachchan has credited his granddaughter Navya Naveli Nanda’s commencement ceremony for bringing his household collectively amid the coronavirus pandemic. As the convocation befell on May 16, all the household tuned in from totally different components of the globe to have a good time the achievements of the 22-year-old.

In a weblog publish dated May 16/17, Amitabh wrote that the ceremony befell on the premises of Fordham University in New York, however the household joined in on-line. He wrote, “…broadcast on a TV link it gathered the entire family together as Navya’s name was read out to celebratory cheer and celebration .. family that was in different parts of the world were all simultaneously connected , and ne’er was it felt that we were hundreds of miles apart.”

The actor mentioned that the household didn’t really feel separated by bodily distance as “it became a moment of great achievement for the girl in the house .. the pride of educating her .. the lessons to learn of schooling the girl child.”

Amitabh mentioned that the night went ‘wonderfully well’. He added, “emotions ran high .. as brothers sisters mothers fathers grand fathers and grand mothers cousins and aunts , all toasted to the little one , who was just born the other day here in this very house as a baby in a cot.. time has flown by .. this one perhaps more speedily than any other.”

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Earlier this month, Amitabh shared glimpses from a DIY commencement ceremony that they organised for Navya at their bungalow in Mumbai. Shweta Bachchan Nanda revealed that her daughter wore ‘a chart paper cap and a gown hand stitched from scraps of black tenting’ for the night. She, herself, threw on a Fordham sweatshirt over her pyjamas to cheer her daughter on.

Meanwhile, Navya has launched her personal healthcare platform, Aara Health. According to its Instagram web page, it’s ‘a virtual healthcare platform for women that aims to empower, educate and diagnose in a confidential, safe and reliable manner.’

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