Mumbai (Commonwealth Union)_ Actress Sonam Kapoor’s mother Sunita Kapoor is ecstatic as her daughter delivered a spoken-word performance at King Charles III’s Coronation Concert, held in celebration of the monarch at Westminster Abbey in England. The day after the historic coronation, Sonam took the center stage and introduced all the choir performers from the Commonwealth. Sharing her immense joy on social media, Sunita Kapoor shared a video of Sonam’s speech on Instagram, expressing how proud she is of her daughter’s achievement. She wrote, “So proud! Such an honor.” In response, Sonam said, “Love you”.
Along with Sunita, Sonam’s cousin Arjun Kapoor and uncle Sanjay Kapoor congratulated her and dropped red heart and applause emojis. Maheep Kapoor and Karan Boolani also wished the actress. Actress Neelam Kothari Soni also joined in, adding, “This is such an honor,” with applause and heart emojis. Sonam Kapoor began her speech by greeting the audience with “Namaste” and emphasizing the unity of the Commonwealth. She said that despite each country’s uniqueness and diverse people, they stand together, driven by their shared values, learning from their history to build a peaceful, sustainable, and prosperous future where every voice is heard.
Sonam stated, “Namaste, our Commonwealth is a union. Together we are one-third of the world’s people. One-third of the world’s ocean. One-quarter of the world’s land. Each of our countries is unique, and each of our people is special, but we choose to stand as one, learning from our history. Blessed by our diversity, driven by our values, and determined to build a more peaceful, sustainable, and prosperous future for everyone, where every voice is heard.”
Sonam Kapoor also made a fashion statement at the Coronation Concert by wearing a stunning floral off-shoulder gown. She shared pictures of herself on Instagram and revealed that the dress was a collaborative effort between her two favorite designers, Anamika Khanna and Emilia Wickstead. She captioned the post as, “Historic moments call for fashion moments. I’m honored to mark the unforgettable occasion of the #Coronationconcert by wearing the collaborative vision of two of the most incredible designers from the two countries I’m lucky to call home. @anamikakhanna.in@emiliawickstead.”
Following the post, her mother and Shanaya Kapoor left red hearts and love emojis, respectively. Apart from Sonam Kapoor, other high-profile guests, including Tom Cruise, Katty Perry, Nicole Scherzinger, and Winnie the Pooh, also attended the Coronation Concert. Overall, Sonam Kapoor’s spoken word performance and fashionable attire at King Charles III’s Coronation Concert earned her praise and admiration from her family, friends, and fans around the world.