Bachchan family

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Srivastava-Bachchan family
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Ethnicity Srivastava Kayastha, Awadhi Indian
Current region Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Place of origin Babupatti, Raniganj tehsil, Pratapgarh, United Provinces of Agra and Oudh, British India (present-day Uttar Pradesh, India)
Members Pratap Narayan Srivastava
Saraswati Devi Srivastava
Harivansh Rai Srivastava Bachchan
Teji Bachchan
Amitabh Bachchan
Jaya Bhaduri Bachchan
Abhishek Bachchan
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
Aaradhya Bachchan
Shweta Bachchan Nanda
Nikhil Nanda
Agastya Nanda
Navya Naveli Nanda
Ajitabh Bachchan
Ramola Bachchan
Naina Bachchan
Kunal Kapoor
Bhim Bachchan
Namrita Bachchan
Connected families Kapoor family[1]
Nanda family
Rai family
Traditions Hinduism
Estate(s) Jalsa Bungalow
Pratiksha Bungalow

The Srivastava-Bachchan family (Hindi: बच्चन परिवार) is an Indian family, headed by Amitabh Bachchan.

The notable members of the family include Amitabh's parents, poet Harivansh Rai Bachchan and social activist Teji Bachchan; his wife, actress Jaya Bhaduri; their daughter Shweta Bachchan Nanda; their son, actor Abhishek Bachchan; and Abhishek's wife, actress Aishwarya Rai. In 2007, Time listed Amitabh Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai on its list of most influential Indians, while also noting that Abhishek does not garner the same level of adoration as his father Amitabh.[2]

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Amitabh Bachchan is the son of Hindi poet Harivansh Rai Bachchan, who married Shyama and Teji Bachchan. Amitabh's wife is actress Jaya Bachchan. Their children are Shweta Bachchan Nanda and actor Abhishek Bachchan. Shweta is married to Nikhil Nanda, the son of Ritu Nanda and grandson of actor Raj Kapoor. Shweta's children are son Agastya Nanda and daughter Navya Naveli Nanda. Abhishek is married to Aishwarya Rai, and they have a daughter named Aaradhya Bachchan. The family stays in the two famous houses, Jalsa and Pratheeksha, in Mumbai.[3]

Amitabh has a brother, Ajitabh Bachchan, who has two daughters, Naina and Namrita Bachchan, and a son, Bhim Bachchan. Naina is married to actor Kunal Kapoor.

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  1. ^ "Nikhil Nanda & Shweta Bachchan - Take a peek at the business & political landscape of marriages". The Times Of India. 
  2. ^ Robinson, Simon (15 August 2007). "India's Most Influential". Time. Retrieved 13 November 2011. 
  3. ^ BTM (December 6, 2011). "Amitabh Bachchan houses in Mumbai".