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Lata Sabharwal Seth (born 4 December 1976) is an Indian film and TV actress, who also worked in Bollywood films. She has played supporting role in Bollywood films like Vivah and Ishq Vishq. Lata is best known for her current role Rajshri Maheshwari in Star Plus' Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai and Yeh Rishtey Hain Pyaar Ke.

Lata Sabharwal Seth
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Lata Sabharwal

(1975-12-04) 4 December 1975 (age 43)
OccupationActress, Model
Years active1999-present
Known forKnown for her roles in Vivah and Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai respectively
Height5'5 ft
Weight64 kg (141 lb; 10 st 1 lb)
Spouse(s)Sanjeev Seth (2010–Present)
ChildrenAarav Seth


Personal lifeEdit

In 2010, she married her "on-screen husband" from her current show Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai Sanjeev Seth.[1][2] The couple went to Goa for their honeymoon. In 2012, she announced that she is pregnant. On 16 May 2013, she gave birth to a baby boy.[3]


She had supporting roles in all three of her movies: Vivah has been her most successful movie to date. Besides acting in Bollywood movies, she has also acted in television series, among them Arzoo Hai Tu, Awaaz Dil Se Dil Tak, Jannat, Jhooth Bole Kauwa Kate and Khushiyan. She usually plays supporting roles in Hindi television programmes. She was seen in Woh Rehne Waali Mehlon Ki, which aired on Sahara One channel. Then she played the role of Sanju’s mother in Shaka Laka Boom Boom. From 2006-2009 she played the role of Cynthia in Sahara One’s Ghar Ek Sapnaa. In 2008, she appeared in Main Teri Parchhain Hoon on Imagine TV. This role got her fame in Indian Television. In 2009, she was seen in Naaginn, which aired on Zee TV, as Aruna Irani's daughter in law.

From 2009 onwards she started playing a major role in Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai on Star Plus, as Rajshri Maheshwari, mother of the main lead Akshara and grand mother of later main lead Naira. This role got her fame and she also won many awards on the category of best mother. She also married her on-screen husband from Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai Sanjeev Seth. Lata and her husband Sanjeev Seth also appeared in Star Plus dance show Nach Baliye 6 in 2013.[4][5][6][7]

Currently, she is playing the role of Rajeshri Maheshwari in Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai and its spin-off Yeh Rishtey Hain Pyaar Ke simultaneously. She is also playing the role of Vaundhara Devi in Colors TV show Ishq Mein Marjawan.



Year Show Role Channel
1999 Geeta Rahasya Draupadi DD National
2001 Jannat Naaz DD Metro
2002-2006 Aap Beeti Story:Rajnigandha(2005), Story:Pukaar(2002) DD National
2002 Kehta Hai Dil Vikram's wife Star Plus
2003 Raghu More: Bachelor of Hearts
2003 Arzoo Hai Tu Sahara One
2004 Dishayen Reema DD National
2004 Khushiyan DD National
2005 Woh Rehne Waali Mehlon Ki Shalini Sahara One
2005 Shaka Laka Boom Boom Sanju's mother[8] STAR PLUS
2006–2009 Ghar Ek Sapnaa Cynthia Sahara One
2008 Main Teri Parchhain Hoon Jaya Tyagi Imagine TV
2009 Naaginn Daughter-in-law of Triveni (Aruna Irani) Zee TV
2009–Present Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai Rajshri Vishambharnath Maheshwari Star Plus
2013 Nach Baliye 6 Herself Star Plus
2017 Woh Apna Sa Aditya's mother Zee TV
2018–2019 Ishq Mein Marjawan Vasundhara Devi[9] Colors TV
2019-Present Yeh Rishtey Hain Pyaar Ke Rajshri Vishambharnath Maheshwari[10] Star Plus



  1. ^ "Wedding bells!". The Times of India.
  2. ^ "It's celebrities galore again on Zee TV's game show 'Ghar Ghar Mein'". ZEE TV. 22 February 2010.
  3. ^ "Lata-Sabharwal-all-set-to-embrace-motherhood".
  4. ^ "Sanjeev Seth, Lata Sabharwal to participate in 'Nach Baliye 6'". News18.
  5. ^ "Sanjeev Seth, Lata Sabharwal to participate in Nach Baliye 6".
  6. ^ "Sanjeev Seth, Lata Sabharwal to participate in `Nach Baliye 6`". Zee News.
  7. ^ "hotstar - Watch TV Shows, Movies & Live Cricket Matches Online".
  8. ^ "Cast-of-shaka-laka-boom-boom-then-and-now".
  9. ^ "lata-sabharwal-vishavpreet-kaur-enter-colors-ishq-mein-marjawan".
  10. ^ "yeh-rishta-kya-kehlata-hai's-spin-off-to-star-pooja-joshi-and-lataa-saberwal-in-pivotal-roles".

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