- Sameera welcomed her daughter on Friday
- She shared a photo of her daughter on Instagram
- Sameera also attached a heart-felt note to it
Actress Sameera Reddy dedicated a heart-felt note to her new-born daughter as she shared a photo of herself and the baby on Instagram. Sameera Reddy and her husband Akshai Varde's second child - the baby daughter - was born on July 12 and in her note, the actress put down her experience of an emotional moment. Sameera Reddy, who battled with body image issues after her first pregnancy, also wrote about how her second pregnancy has been a self-rejuvenating journey for her. "This little girl gave me the strength of wild horses. She wanted me to find myself again. She knew I was lost and she showed me the way," read a part of Sameera's post.
"I found a voice in celebrating motherhood, wanting change on body perception and the best part was reaching out to people to just feel good about themselves. I'm so happy that people felt so connected and supported me to get here! We prayed for a baby girl and we are blessed," wrote Sameera in her post. Sameera and Akshai are also parents to a son named Hans.
Read Sameera Reddy's full post here:
This little girl gave me the strength of wild horses. She wanted me to find myself again. She knew I was lost and she showed me the way. I found a voice in celebrating motherhood, wanting change on body perception and the best part was reaching out to people to just feel good about themselves . I'm so happy that people felt so connected and supported me to get here ! We prayed for a #babygirl and we are #blessed ! #baby #pink #itsagirl #motherhood #mom #sleeplessnights #herewegoagain
On Friday, Sameera Reddy made the baby announcement with an adorable post, writing: "Our little angel came this morning. My baby girl! Thank you for all the love and blessings."
During her pregnancy, Sameera Reddy opened up about battling difficult times after her first pregnancy and shared why she quit acting. "I disappeared because I didn't have the strength to be judged by the world after all the years of being glam and fit on screen," she wrote in an Instagram post.
I touched 102 Kgs in May 2015, the month Hans was born and I'm not scared to admit it . It took me to the deepest darkest places in my head. My confidence shattered . And I couldn't lose the weight for a year after because I was too scared to even step out . I disappeared because I didn't have the strength to be judged by the world after all the years of being glam and fit on screen . But the beautiful part is that you can only hit your lowest low to know you can absolutely climb out of that hole . It's a fight . A hard one . Took me 2 years more to lose the weight and to step out and face the world again but I wish I had the courage then. I did it naturally with no fad diets , no easy way out. Only with dedicated workout, yoga, pilates and strength training . It's important for me to post this now because I need women to know the struggle is real . The mood swings , hormonal changes and losing your body shape can mess with your mind. It's a superficial world and people can be hurtful if you don't keep up . But the key is to be fearless. Only you can get out of that rut. It's yours to change. Be brave . You can move mountains if you just will it . . . Special thanks to the best workout crew who also gave me the physical & emotional strength to get fit again @yogabypramila @adishroff @ivan_ultimatefitness @nyelakapadia & Kaizen Motafram my Pilates guru! love you guys . . #bollywood #mom #keepingitreal #weightlosstransformation #fattofit #pilates #postpregnancy #yoga #bodytransformation #fitness #fitnessmotivation #weightlossjourney #pregnancy #fitness
During her acting career, Sameera Reddy featured in films such as Race, Taxi No 9211 and Maine Dil Tujhko Diya. She was last seen in 2013's Kannada film Varadhanayaka.