Mother is the most influential person in everyone’s life. She is a fantastic example of hard work and unconditional love. She is one of the first indications of living god in our lives and our first role model. Bollywood is not far behind, setting an example of motherly love, hard work, and struggle, making her the most needed element in cinema. On this occasion of mother’s day, we have brought you a list of some Bollywood actresses who played the role of a mother that struck love inside the viewers’ hearts.
1. Nargis Dutt
Nargis is regarded as the greatest actress in cinema. She played an iconic character in the movie named “Mother India” the character was also ultra influential. She played the character of a poor but righteous woman struggling to raise her children against the greedy lenders. Despite hurdles, she refused to sacrifice her integrity.
2. Nirupa Roy
One of the most popular mothers in Bollywood cinema. Her first role as a mother was in the film Munimji, and later on, she played a mother role in movies like Do Bigha Zamin, Amar Akbar Anthony, Gumraah, and many more. After that, she became the ideal mother and goddess.
3. Durga Khote
She is one of the foremost leading ladies of her time. Durga Khote established her name before independence. She played many iconic mother roles as Jodhabai in Mughal-E Azam, Kaikeyi in Bharat Milap, and Charnon Ki Dasi.
4. Lalita Pawar
Lalita Pawar played many influential roles as well as negative roles, which we remember and love to hate. She is also called the mother of vamps in Bollywood. Some of her films are Sujata, Anand, Aurat, Sangam,Anari, Khandaan.