On the third dying anniversary of Bollywood legend Vinod Khanna, his son, actor Akshaye Khanna, took to social media to pay homage to the previous. “There is no such thing as a expiration date on the love between a father and his baby. We are going to at all times bear in mind you #VinodKhanna,” Akshaye Khanna tweeted. Together with it, he shared an image from his childhood days during which he and his brother Rahul Khanna are seen holding their father’s palms.
Many others in Bollywood joined Akshaye in remembering the enduring star who was identified for his rugged picture as a machoman.
— Akshaye Khanna (@AkshayeOfficial) April 27, 2020
Actor Ali Fazal shared his expertise of assembly the late Vinod Khanna. “Met Vinod ji as soon as. I’ve by no means been in a position to take pictures with individuals I look upto. All the time thot kabhi kaam karoonga saath toh.. however this one I remorse. Its simply how it’s. Managed only a few in life. Thanks Vinod Khanna for being,” Ali wrote together with a black and white image of Vinod Khanna from his youthful days,” Ali recalled on social media, posting a black-and-white image of Khanna from his youthful days.
Vinod Khanna, who is understood for his quite a few performances of assorted shades in movies like “Mere Apne”, “Parvarish”, “Mera Gaon Mera Desh”, “Achanak”, “Inkaar”, “Khoon Pasina”, “Insaaf”, “Qurbani”, and “Amar Akbar Anthony”, died in 2017 after a protracted sickness.
The actor had married his faculty buddy Geetanjali in 1971 and the couple was subsequently blessed with sons Rahul and Akshaye, each of whom would go on to turn out to be actors. However the marriage did not survive for lengthy as the 2 divorced in 1985, after which Vinod Khanna married Kavita Daftary, daughter of industrialist Sharayu Daftary.
One of the crucial enigmatic actors of Bollywood ever, Vinod Khanna left the movie trade on the peak of his stardom in 1975 to turn out to be a disciple of Osho and within the early 1980s, shifting base to the godman’s ashram in Oregon, United States, for a couple of decade.
When he returned to India within the late eighties and resumed work as an actor, he as soon as once more began scoring on the field workplace with hits corresponding to “Insaaf” and “Satyamev Jayate”.
In his later years, Khanna forayed politics. He was the incumbent Bharatiya Janata Social gathering (BJP) member of Lok Sabha from the Gurdaspur constituency in Punjab.
Not solely this, Vinod Khanna believed in spirituality quite a bit. In 1982, he had shifted to US to discover the religious sphere with Osho.
Marking Vinod Khanna’s third dying anniversary, his spouse Kavita shared that she has donate a day’s cooked meals to the needy in Mumbai.
“My husband, my love @VinodKhanna LOVED his metropolis and was dedicated to doing seva until the very finish. At present, on his third Punya Tithi, we’re donating a day’s cooked meals to 45,000 needy in Mumbai,” she tweeted.
By the way, Vinod Khanna’s dying anniversary falls on the identical date as actor-filmmaker Feroz Khan’s. Khan was an in depth buddy of Khanna, and the 2 had co-starred within the former’s 1980 blockbuster “Qurbani”. Khan handed away on April 27, 2009.