Sonam Kapoor’s son Vayu’s name is related to his nanu Anil Kapoor, read
New Delhi: When it comes to naming their children, our Bollywood celebs make every effort to ensure that it is unique, meaningful or has some connection to their family members. New parents Sonam Kapoor Ahuja and Anand Ahuja have also chosen a cute name for their son.
On Wednesday, Sonam took to Instagram to reveal that she has named her baby boy “Vayu Kapoor Ahuja”. Vayu is associated with the lord of wind in Hindu culture.
Sharing the meaning of her son’s name, Sonam wrote, “In the Hindu Vedas, Vayu is one of the Pancha Tattvas. He is the deity of breath, the spiritual father of Hanuman, Bhima and Madhav and the incredibly powerful lord of wind. Prana is Vayu, the guiding force of life and intelligence in the universe. Prana , all deities of Indra, Shiva and Kali are associated with Vayu. Can breathe life easily enough to destroy evil. Said to be Vayu. Heroic, courageous and captivatingly beautiful.”
Interestingly, Sonam’s baby’s name is related to her father and actor Anil Kapoor’s name. Anil and Vayu both refer to air. Now, watching Vayu’s pictures with his naan Anil Kapoor will be a special treat for fans.
Talking about the pictures of the little one, Sonam shared a glimpse of Vayu while revealing his name. She dropped a picture of Sonam and Anand holding Vayu in their hands. Dressed in yellow, the trio’s picture won everyone’s hearts.
Sonam also shared a picture of a cake brought to celebrate Vayu’s one month birthday. It was a boss baby-themed cake. It read “30 days of love” and “A happy month”. Vayu was born on August 20, 2022.
Announcing the birth, Sonam shared a note saying, “On 20.08.2022, we welcomed our beautiful baby boy with a bowed head and heart. Thank you to all the doctors, nurses, friends and family for their support. We are on this journey. This is just the beginning but we know our lives have changed forever.” .
Sonam and Anand got married in 2018.