Sonarika Bhadoria (born 3 December 1992) is an Indian film actress and model known for her works in television and Telugu cinema. Sonarika is known for her portrayal of Goddess Parvati and Adi Shakti in Devon Ke Dev...Mahadev.[1] She was a contestant in Dance Ki Takkar in 2014.

Early life

Sonarika's father is in the construction business whereas her mother is a homemaker. She was born and raised in Mumbai. Sonarika did her schooling from Yashodham High School & Junior College. She then joined the arts stream for her bachelor's degree.[2]


TV shows (2011–13)

Sonarika debuted in the television show Tum Dena Saath Mera that aired on Life OK in 2011.[3][4] Before that she was to play the lead role in Rajan Shahi's untitled serial which never happened. After Tum Dena Saath Mera she was cast in the show Devon Ke Dev...Mahadev as Parvati. She got immense fame and popularity for the portrayal of Goddess Parvati / Adishakti as well as Durga and Mahakali.[5][6][7][8][9][10][11]

Debut in films (2015–present)

In 2015, Sonarika made her debut in Telugu cinema as the female lead in Jadoogadu. She was also signed by Bhimaneni Srinivasa Rao in Speedunnodu, the Telugu remake of 2012 hit romantic drama film Sundarapandian.[12] The film was released in February 2016 to positive reviews and she was praised for her performance.[13] Her second release in the year 2016 was the successful Telugu film Eedo Rakam Aado Rakam, starring opposite Manchu Vishnu and Raj Tarun.

She signed to play lead role in her debut Hindi film Saansein directed by Rajiv S Ruia opposite Rajneesh Duggal.She is pairing with Manchu Vishnu for the second time in the upcoming Telugu movie Sarada directed by G.Karthik Reddy, also starring popular south Indian actress Anjali in a special role.Her debut Tamil movie Indrajith opposite Gautham Karthik is under post production.


Year Title Role Language Notes
2015 Jadoogadu Parvathi Telugu
2016 Speedunnodu Vasanthi Telugu
2016 Eedo Rakam Aado Rakam Neelaveni Telugu
2016 Saansein: The Last Breath Shirin Hindi
Canceled Sarada Telugu completed and waiting for release
TBD Indrajith Tamil completed and waiting for release


Year Title Role Notes
2011-12 Tum Dena Saath Mera Abhilasha
2012-13 Devon Ke Dev...Mahadev Maa Parvati/Adishakti Co-star with Mohit Raina
2014 Ghar Aii Hamari Pyaare Bahu Leela Cameo
2014 Dance Ki Takkar 2 Herself Contestant
2018 Prithvi Vallabh - Itihaas Bhi, Rahasya Bhi Mrinalvati Co-star with Ashish Sharma


  1. Vijaya Tiwari (2012-06-23). I was destined to play Parvati: Sonarika Bhadoria!. The Times of India. Retrieved on 2014-01-21.
  2. Sonarika Bhadoria education details. Retrieved on 18 October 2013.
  3. Sonarika Bhadoria aka Abhilasha felt uncomfortable getting intimate. Retrieved on 2014-01-21.
  4. Sonarika Bhadoria ditches TV, plans to move to Bollywood. Hindustan Times (2013-08-06). Retrieved on 2014-01-21.
  5. "Sonarika Bhadoria is just 18". Times of India. 1 August 2012. Retrieved 20 December 2012. 
  6. Neha Maheshwri (2012-10-24). Sonarika Bhadoria receives divine powers. Retrieved on 2014-01-21.
  7. Vijaya Tiwari, TNN 3 Jun 2012, 02.47PM IST (2012-06-03). Sonarika to Play Parvati in Devon Ke Dev Mahadev. Retrieved on 2014-01-21.
  8. Pooja Bose replaces Sonarika Bhadoria in Devon Ke Dev...Mahadev. Times of India. Retrieved on 11 July 2013.
  9. Once planned to quit TV: Sonarika Bhadoria. (2013-02-24). Retrieved on 2014-01-21.
  10. Swasti Chatterjee (2013-03-05). People have changed around me, not me: Sonarika Bhadoria. Retrieved on 2014-01-21.
  11. I will kiss on screen but not now: Sonarika Bhadoria. (2013-10-01). Retrieved on 2014-01-21.
  12. Sonarika on a roll. The Times of India (2015-09-07). Retrieved on 2015-09-11.
  13. Speedunnodu movie review by audience. IBTimes.

External links

Dance Ki Takkar 2
1st runners—up
2nd runners—up