11 Indian Moms Told Us What They Really Wanted For Mother’s Day


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“Stop fighting please!”

Sarita, Teacher
Mom of a 5 and 10 year old


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“I want my son to take up my profession and help innocent people to obtain justice”

Shabana, Advocate
Mom of a 9 year old


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“Start eating vegetables!! Come home on time!!”

Pooja, Homemaker
Mom of a 6 and 17 year old


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“Hug me tight! Never change! And make me proud!”

Malini, Entrepreneur
Mom of a 9 and 11 year old


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“My daughter herself is the biggest gift of my life. I want her to do best in her career and prove herself, Love U, Shruti

Geeta, Teacher
Mom of a 21 year old


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“Do whatever ‘you’ want to do, but do ‘best’ in your life”

Anamika, Publisher-Distributor
Mom of a 10 and 14 year old


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(In Bengali) “My son and daughter will live life so everyone around them is happy, that’s my biggest gift in life”

Gopa Guha, Homemaker
Mom of two.


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“When she has a boyfriend, I should be the first to know. Love you always! Mom”

Reshma, Homemaker
Mom of a 16 and 22 year old


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“I want her to think of me more as a close friend than a mother. I my daughter very much”

Anuradha, Housewife
Mom of a 13 year old


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(In Hindi) “I want that my kids be happy forever, and manage the toughest of situations with confidence. I love my children, and they love me

Rita, Homemaker
Mother of a 10 and a 14 year old


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“Respect women the way you respect me and always be positive in your life. To, my lovely kiddos

Darshana, Homemaker
Mom of an 8 and a 10 year old

About Naufal Khan

Naufal Khan was the Publisher at ADISHAKTI MEDIA and the editor-in-chief of the South African Indian news service Indian Spice. Khan was former Sunday Times journalist and also an occult fiction and non-fiction writer with several published titles.