Post the success of her newest film Padmaavat, for Deepika Padukone it seems sky is the limit as she is soring high in her career.
And, now after receiving praise from veteran actresses like Asha Parekh, Hema Malini, Waheeda Rehman for her performance in ‘Padmaavat’, Deepika is over the moon as she has received a handwritten note and a gorgeous saree from veteran actor Rekha.
A source close to Deepika shares, “Deepika was elated to receive a handwritten note along with a gift from Rekhaji. It was a heart touching letter from the veteran actress who expressed her awe and appreciation towards Deepika’s performance in Padmaavat.”
This is not the first time that Deepika has received a token of love and appreciation from Rekha. Earlier, the yesteryear's beauty expressed her love for Deepika Padukone by gifting her a Kanjeevaram sari.
Rekha gifted Deepika a pink-red sari after the release of Bajirao Mastani. The beautiful creation is a fortune for the actress and she has worn this sari more than once now. She was seen wearing this sari for her childhood friend's wedding a few months back and recently for a red-carpet event. The actress got a lot of praise for the sari at the wedding, where she happily expressed, "It was a gift from Rekha Ji." Have a look:
Deepika Padukone is currently riding high on success for her film Padmaavat. The actress has been hailed universally for her power-packed performance in the film. Deepika Padukone has been showered with praises from not only the audience and critics but also the entire film fraternity.
Talking about the film, Deepika said in an interview, “For me, it is the success of womanhood in so many different ways. The film is also a celebration of the fact that this is the most expensive Indian film ever been made with a female protagonist. I view that as a victory. Not just for myself but for women in films.”
“In many ways, the film is a turning point in my career and yet I was willing to put that on hold to address a much larger issue…,” she continued.