Megastar Amitabh Bachchan
remembered his mother Teji Bachchan on her birthday and also called her the 'most beautiful woman in the universe'.
Big B listens to the media. (AFP Photo)
"Happy Birthday Ma! August 12th.. The most beautiful woman in the universe! Her gentleness, joi de vivre.. In the Heavens now!," the 71-year-old actor posted on Twitter.
Teji, who was a social activist, was born into a Khatri Sikh Punjabi family in Faisalabad, Punjab, India. She got married to Amitabh's father Harivansh Rai Bachchan in 1941.Also see: Teji Bachchan is dead
She played Lady Macbeth in her husband's Hindi adaptation of Macbeth and also did a cameo appearance in son Amitabh-starrer Kabhie Kabhie.
Teji died at the age of 93 on December 21, 2007 following a prolonged illness.