Pooja Bhatt Opens Up About Her Struggles After a Failed Marriage
In a recent resurgence in the world of cinema, Pooja Bhatt, a distinguished actress and director hailing from the 1990s, has made a notable comeback. Her recent appearance on the reality show "Big Boss OTT 2" provided a platform for her to delve into various facets of her life. Once again, Pooja Bhatt has chosen to share profound insights into her personal journey, offering an intimate look at her experiences.
During a recent appearance at the "Unchain My Heart" book launch event, Pooja Bhatt bravely opened up about the topic of her broken marriage. In a candid exploration, she shared the story of her unsuccessful marriage to Manish Makhija and her ongoing battle with addiction. With an unflinching honesty, she confessed, "I found myself in a deteriorating marriage. While there was no particular cause, a sense of monotony had set in. We didn't betray each other, but our mutual interest was waning."
Pooja Bhatt went on to describe the feeling of being ensnared within the societal expectations placed upon her as a woman. Over time, she came to a profound realization – she was trapped in a failing marriage where she had sacrificed her true self. She had completely lost touch with her identity and had forgotten who she was. She added, "They were genuinely good people, but I felt profoundly isolated."
In addition to her marriage, Pooja also opened up about her journey to overcome addiction. She explained, "I turned to alcohol as a temporary escape, but it became a trap. Initially, I tried to fulfill the role of a dutiful wife, seeking solace in a bottle. I even questioned myself, pondering the distinction between a bottle of alcohol and a relationship. Nevertheless, I was using it to numb my pain."
Furthermore, Pooja elaborated on her journey to recovery, recounting how she gathered the strength to confront her solitude and suffering, ultimately breaking free from the clutches of addiction. With a sense of pride, she declared that she has remained addiction-free for an impressive seven years.
Pooja Bhatt's journey is a poignant reminder of the resilience of the human spirit, as she candidly shares her struggles and triumphs in the face of adversity. Her story serves as an inspiration for those facing similar challenges, highlighting the importance of self-discovery and the pursuit of one's true self.
- PTC PUNJABI