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15 bahus of the Indian television who are our favourite of all time


Bahus are our mothers favourite characters in any daily soap. They’ve been playing doting daughters-in-laws on screen, draping sarees and adorned with heavy jewellery. We’ve all seen them daily being a good wife, a loyal bahu and a responsible family member. Here’s a list of our favourite one’s.

15. Ishani (Meri Aashiqui Tum Se Hi)
Ishani, the lead of Meri Aashiqui Tumse Hi, in real life is not the demure woman she’s on TV. Madan loves dancing and also is a dance instructor.



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14. Gopi Bahu (Saath Nibhaana Saathiya)
How can we ever forget our beloved Gopi Bahu from the famous Television show Saath Nibhaana Saathiya. The talented actress is a recipient of several major awards for Best Actress in a lead role.


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13. Shagun (Yeh Hai Mohabbatein)
Anita aka Shagun might not be the ideal bahu but the role she played is a difficult one to pull off, and she does it pretty well. She is one of the most popular faces of the Indian TV.


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12. Suhana (Sasural Genda Phool)
Ragini Khanna is not very active on TV now, but no-one can forget her as Suhana. The spoilt rich brat gets married in loving joint family was something a lot of Indian girls related to at that time.

‘Dum Maaro Dum’


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11. Anandi (Balika Vadhu)
Avika Gor aka Anandi from Balika Vadhu is a well known face of the television. she’s played the strongest role in the show. So why wouldn’t she be a part of the best bahu club?

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10. Khushi (Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon?)
Sanaya Irani, first seen in various music videos of Falguni Pathak is now one of the leading ladies of the Indian television. The actress continues to mesmerize the audience with her cute face. She was also one of the leads in Star One’s Miley Jab Hum Tum, a youth love-drama.

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9. Archana (Pavitra Rishta)
An ideal bahu and a perfect daughter, that’s what she became famous for, televisions best bahu, Archana from Pavitra Rishta gave us #bahu goals. Her love and sacrifice for the family made her most renowned across the nation.

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8. Naina (Pardes Mein Hai Mera Dil)
Drashti Dhami, our dear Naina from Pardes Mein Hai Mera Dil, is a model and a TV actress. The multi-talented actor was first seen in Dill Mill Gayye and later in Madhubala, opposite Vivian Dsena. She’s also a winner of the famous dance show, Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa.

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7. Sandhya (Diya Aur Baati Hum)
What do you see in a ideal bahu? A well to do who stands for herself. That’s exactly how Sandhya Rathi from Diya Aur Baati Hum was. Her strong character made us cast in our list of the best bahus.

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6. Shivanya/Shivangi (Naagin)
Shivanya or should we call her Shivangi, is a Bengali beauty of the Indian Television. She has acted in a lot of daily soaps so far and became the most famous after playing the role of Naagin in the TV serial Naagin.

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5. Akshara (Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai)
Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai’s Akshara is one of the most famous Bahus of the Television. She has a lot of followers and has established herself as one of the leading actresses in Indian drama. She was also a part of reality shows like Bigg Boss, Khatron Ke Khiladi and Jhalak Dikhla Jaa.

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4. Prerna (Kasautii Zindagii Kay)
Shweta Tiwari is the most famous face of the Indian TV. She first appeared as Prerna in Kasauti Zindagii Kay and has become everyone’s favourite ever since.

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3. Ishita (Yeh Hai Mohabbatein)
Divyanka Tripathi aka Ishita Bhalla is a unique actress best known for her role as a south Indian married to a Punjabi in the serial Yeh Hai Mohabbatein. With over six million followers on Instagram, she is the most popular face of Indian television.

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2. Parvati, Priya (Kahaani Ghar Ghar Ki, Bade Achhe Lagte Hain)
Sakshi Tanwar, the most known face of television is also a Bollywood actor now. She was known for her character as an ideal bahu and Om’s wife in Kahaani Ghar Ghar ki. Her second most famous show, Bade Achhe Lagte Hain was at a time, the highest viewed show on Tv.

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1. Tulsi (Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi)
The only bahu that ruled the Television for 10 years is no other than Smriti Irani or should we call her Tulsi. One can never forget her when talking about the favourite bahus of all time!

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With each bahu who has a different story of their own to tell, we can’t
get over any of these epic shows. We can watch those anytime, anyday!
These are our favourite one’s of all. Have we missed out on your
favourites? Do let us know in the comments below.


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