Here are some popular Bollywood couples who did not have kids after marriage.
Bollywood is an industry where we see a lot of
remarriages. Many film personalities have a child with their first spouse, but
decide to not have any children with the second spouse. To bring up a child
requires a lot of patience, free time and sacrifice, and they perhaps felt that
they were not ready for it.
Here is a list of some Bollywood celebrities who did not have kids after marriage. Some
did not have children because of fate and some because they made the choice.
Dilip Kumar and Saira
Legendary Bollywood couple, Dilip Kumar and Saira
Banu does not have children. Saira Banu is 22 years younger to her husband and
expresses no regret for not having kids. She feels taking care of her husband
is like nurturing 10 kids. They have been married since 1966 and theirs is a
perfect example of a long lasting marriage. Although, their relationship has
seen some tough times, they have lasted through it and shown their love for
each other by remaining together.
Shabana Azmi and Javed
Eminent Bollywood scriptwriter Javed Akhtar and his
wife Shabana Azmi who is a social activist and famous actress do not have
children. Javed has two children Farhan and Zoya from his previous marriage
with Honey Irani. According to them their strong
friendship is one of the important reasons for their
successful marriage. They have been married for the past 28 years and despite
not having children, they do not experience any emptiness or vacuum in their
marriage. The two of them have a lot of love, respect and admiration for each
Anupam Kher and Kirron
One of Bollywoodâ€™s most versatile and respected
actors Anupam Kher and his gorgeous wife Kiron Kher are very successful in their
respective fields and have been married since 1985. They first met in
Chandigarh and became best friends. After their respective unsuccessful
marriages, they met again and this time felt strongly for
each other. They decided to tie the knot and got married. Kirron has a son from
her first marriage. This couple wanted a child but was unable to get a child
even after seeking medical help.
Meena Kumari and Kamal
Late veteran actress Meena Kumari married Kamal
Amrohi after she fell in love with him on the sets of a film. Kamal Amrohi was
fifteen years older than her. He was an actor and director by profession. He
already had children from his first marriage and did not want children with
Meena Kumari. There was a sharp contrast in their ideologies and soon they
developed conflicts in both personal and professional life. The
relationship turned sour
ultimately leading to a divorce. Meena Kumari never had children of her own all
throughout her life.
Kareena Kapoor Khan and Saif Ali
Yes that is true! Kareena claims that she and Saif
are not the typical Indian couple who get married to have children, they are
modern. Saif already has two children from his earlier marriage. Kareenaâ€™s age
is 32 and according to her, they might even decide to not have kids. This one
comes as a surprise to many people. Theirs was a much hyped marriage which
received a lot of media attention.
Sometimes, due to
medical reasons and personal choices, couples end up not having kids. It is
great to have children, but sometimes it is just not possible. Love and respect
for each other is necessary for a long lasting, successful and happy married
life. It is important for a couple to enjoy each otherâ€™s company and cherish
the relationship with or without kids.
Which Bollywood couples did not have kids after marriage? Are
medical problems in celebrities one of the reasons for not having kids? Why do
some people prefer not to have kids after marriage? Discuss