Shama Sikander talks about the meaning of Eid in her life

Actress Shama Sikander is still remembered for her performance in the series ‘Yeh Meri Life Hai’. She had played the role of Pooja Mehta in the show. She later made a short film and a miniseries. Eid is here and while every family has its unique traditions and celebrations, one thing that remains in common is the feeling of love and affection among the whole family. Today, as we celebrate the auspicious festival of Eid-ul-Adha, the actress shares how she spends this day with her loved ones.

Shama Sikander shares how her family makes Eid the most special day ever. She says: “From the most delicious treats to the laughter and the moments everyone shares, Eid is one when no one is left behind. Our mother makes the most delicious meals and fills the whole table with our favorite foods. The smell of all that delicious food is mixed with the smell of love and it’s the best I can think of”.

The actress believes that festivals require quality time with the family on occasions like this one. “I feel like you work so hard all year round and on days like birthdays and Eid you have to make time for your loved ones and celebrate with them. Because honestly, Eid isn’t Eid without your people around.”

On a personal level, Shama exchanged wedding vows with her longtime beau James Milliron on March 14, 2022. The lovebirds had a dreamy wedding in Goa, in the presence of their loved ones, and shared a glimpse of the same on social media.

Professionally, Shama started her own production company called Shama Sikander Films Pvt. Ltd and produced the short film series Ab Dil Ki Sunn. The series is part of seven short films and has dealt with problems such as depression or bipolar disorder.

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