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From Hema Malini, Rekha to Waheeda Rehman; Shashi Kapoor's leading ladies attend his prayer meet

Several industry veterans, including leading ladies of Shashi Kapoor's films such as Waheeda Rehman, Rekha and Hema Malini attended the prayer meet of the actor on Thursday.
Edited by: India TV Entertainment Desk New Delhi December 08, 2017 18:49 IST
India TV Entertainment Desk

Shashi, 79, passed away on December 4 due to kidney problem. The actor's 'chautha' was held at Prithvi Theatre, which was built by him and his wife Jennifer Kapoor, in memory of his father, Prithviraj Kapoor. 
Waheeda, who worked with him in "Namak Halal", "Kabhie Kabhie" attended the prayer meet along with actors Rekha and others. 

Bollywood celebrities including Jeetendra, Rakesh Roshan, Soni Razdan, Kabir Bedi, Nandita Das and the complete family attended the prayer meet of Shashi Kapoor.  

Shashi Kapoor was given Dadsaheb Phalke Award in 2015 and his family organised a ceremony at Prithvi Theatre sending out invites to all known faces of Bollywood. Rishi Kapoor presided over events and also Amitabh Bachchan was there to speak but nothing is as special as this picture which can give you goosebumps. 

Earlier Rishi Kapoor tweeted a picture with caption, ''And his heroines! WOW''. The snap in which Shashi Kapoor in on wheel chair, instantly went viral. The actresses beside him are: Shabana Azmi, who co-starred with him in Junoon and Fakira; Rekha who worked with him in Baseraa and Utsav; Nafisa Ali from Junoon; Supriya Pathak from Kalyug and Vijeta; Neetu Singh, in Deewar; Waheeda Rahman, co-star from Kabhi Kabhie, Trishul and Namak Halal; Asha Parekh from Pyar Ka Mausam and Zeenat Aman, his co-star in Satyam Shivam Sundaram. 

 Hema Malini and Shashi Kapoor have worked together in Trishul, Do Aur Do Paanch. 

Veteran actress Rekha also attended the prayer meet of Shashi Kapoor.

Shashi Kapoor's family and his friends from the industry also attended his prayer meet.

Also read: Shashi Kapoor was most handsome man I had seen: Sharmila Tagore

Remembering Shashi Kapoor