Rajshree Thakur

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Rajshree Thakur
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Rajshree Thakur at Zee Rishtey Awards 2010
Born (1981-09-22) 22 September 1981 (age 33)
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Spouse(s) Sanjot Vaidya (2007 - present)

Rajshree Thakur (born 22 September 1981) is an Indian actress best known for her role as Saloni in the Hindi television drama Saat Phere - Saloni Ka Safar.[1] She was born in Mumbai. Before Saat Phere, she worked at All India Radio as a Marathi news reader and did ads for different companies. Before small screen, Rajshree acted in an Indo-French film- Hava Aney Dey directed by Partho Sen-Gupta.[2] Thanks to this, she was selected for the character of "Saloni" on Saat Phere.

She was awarded the Best Fresh Face of the Year - Female 2006 at the Sixth Indian Telly Awards along with Prachi Desai who stars in Kasamh Se.[2][3]

She married her childhood friend Sanjot Vaidya in 2007.[4]


Thakur debuted in Zee TV's Popular show Saat Phere - Saloni Ka Safar (2005–09). The show was quite popular and she received a few awards and nominations for her character. The story tells about Saloni, who is a young woman and has a dark complexion. The story shows how Saloni's courage and strength helps her to come out of the shadow of her complexion and also undertake a journey to search for her own identity. Currently she is acting in the role of Maharani Jaiwanta Bai Songara (Maharana Pratap's mother) in Bharat Ka Veer Putra – Maharana Pratap that airs on Sony.

Television shows[edit]

Year Show Role Channel Production House
2005-09 Saat Phere - Saloni Ka Safar Saloni Singh Zee TV Sphere Origins
2013–present Bharat Ka Veer Putra – Maharana Pratap Pratap's mother(Maharani Jaywanta bai) Sony TV Contiloe Entertainment


  1. ^ "Rajshree gets a body double". Times of India. 10 August 2009. Retrieved 9 December 2010. 
  2. ^ a b "Saloni' detests being called dusky beauty". DNA. 11 November 2007. Retrieved 9 December 2010. 
  3. ^ "Aamna Sharif, Ram Kapoor take top honours at the Indian Telly Awards 2006". Retrieved 9 December 2010. 
  4. ^ "I will be wearing a yellow Paithani". DNA. 7 January 2007. Retrieved 9 December 2010. 

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