It is a craze among the people to know about the Bollywood weddings. People want to know every detail of the marriage of their favorite stars. The food, guest accommodation, designer wedding attire and jewelry, Venu of the wedding, invitation cards attracts everybody’s attention.
Bollywood marriage also gets a huge media attention. Today in this article I am going to present you a list of the big fat weddings of Bollywood.
So here is the list of Top 9 Most Expensive Bollywood Celebrity Weddings
9. Avantika Malik and Imran Khan
Bollywood heartthrob Imran Khan gets married to his teenage sweet heart Avantika Malik at a quite registered marriage. Avantika is the daughter of CNBC television head Vandana Malik. Imran met Avantika when he was 19 years old, and Avantika was 15 years old. After almost eight years of relationship, they tied the knot in 2010. Though the registered wedding was quite but reception was grand which was attended by celebrities from the business and entertainment industry. They have worn the wedding attire designed by fashion designer Manish Malhotra. The couple arrived at Imran’s house in a black Porsche decorated with Just Married flags.
8. Hrithik Roshan and Suzanne Khan
The heartthrob Hrithik Roshan and Suzanne Khan was one of the most talked about couple of the B- town. They know each other from childhood and eventually fall in love. The beautiful couple tied the knot in December 2000 at the Golden Palms resort in Bangalore soon after the success of Hrithik’s debut film Kaho Naa Pyaar Hai. The couple wanted their marriage a simple and family affair, so their guest list included some have close friends from the industry such as Jeetendra, Rishi Kapoor, Prem Chopra, Dabboo Ratnani, Faroukh Ruttonsey. Unfortunately, the beautiful couple got separated in 2013.
7. Shilpa Shetty and Raj Kundra
Raj and Shilpa’s marriage is still one of the most talked about wedding in Bollywood. It was a big fat lavish and unforgettable Bollywood wedding. Raj and Shilpa tied the knot in 2009 at the farm house of Shilpa’s close friend in Khandala. Her engagement ring has a hefty price tag of 3 crores, and bridal saree was of 50 lakhs which had 8000 Swarovski crystals embellished on it. The wedding outfits of Shilpa were designed by the ace designer Tarun Tahiliani while Raj chose Shantanu and Nikhil. The wedding of Bollywood diva and successful London based businessman Raj Kundra was a personal affair which was restricted to the family members. But the reception at Grand Hyatt Mumbai was attended by celebrities such as Amitabh Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Hrithik Roshan, Shah Rukh Khan, Rekha, Rani Mukerji, Lalit Modi.
6. Genelia D’Souza and Riteish Deshmukh
The cutest couple of Bollywood Riteish and Genelia tied the knot in 2012. Ritesh is a Maharashtrian Hindu and Genelia is a Mangalorean Catholic. Their wedding was a beautiful amalgamation of both the traditions. The marriage of Ritesh and Genelia is a perfect example of inter-faith love marriage where both the families gave respect to each other’s rituals and traditions. The sangeet ceremony was held at Taj Lands End hotel in Bandra, Mumbai. Their wedding was a five-day affair because of the different cultures of Genelia and Ritesh the wedding took place with Maharashtrian rituals followed by a Christian wedding style. The celebrities from the entertainment, fashion and political fraternity participated in the wedding.
5. Aishwarya Rai and Abhishek Bachchan
The marriage of the most beautiful women Aishwarya and son of legendary actor Amitabh Bachchan and actress Jaya Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan was one of the most lavish weddings of the B-town. Abhi and Ash fell in love on the set of film Guru and tied in the knot in 2007 at the Bachchan bungalow Prateeksha. Because of the health issue of Amitabh Bachchan’s mother, the wedding ceremonies were limited to only a selected few, but still, it was a statement making marriage of B-Town. The vibrant outfits were designed by designers Neeta Lulla, Abu Jani and Sandeep Khosla. A huge amount was spent on the food and security.
4. Kareena and Saif
A royal couple of B-town Kareena and Saif Ali Khan tied the knot in 2012. The celebration of their wedding was unmatched. The high profile wedding crossed religious and age boundaries. Kareena was born to a Punjabi Hindu family to Bollywood actress Babita and actor Randhir Kapoor whereas Saif was born in a Muslim family to Cricketer Nawab Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi and Bollywood actress Sharmila Tagore. Despite the different style of upbringing and faiths, the couple has broken the narrow prism of religion and culture. The beautiful couple has the respect for each other’s religion. In Pataudi family, the women have to convert to Islam to marry, but Kareena did not change her religion and this decision was backed by Saif Ali Khan. She just added the last name Khan in her name, and she became Kareena Kapoor Khan after the marriage.
3. Vivek Oberoi and Priyanka Alva
The marriage of Bollywood actor Vivek Oberoi and business management graduate Priyanka Alva was among the fat weddings of India. Vivek is involved in many charities such as hope for tsunami victims. Priyanka is the daughter of Karnataka minister late Jeevaraj Alva. Priyanka also loves to work with her mother in social works. The royal Punjabi and Karnataka wedding was attended by Bollywood celebrities and political leaders. The mandap was decorated with thousands of Swarovski crystals and imported flowers from Czechoslovakia and Italy. The beautiful couple got married at the lavish Alva farmhouse in Bangalore. The reception of their wedding was in a five-star hotel in Mumbai in October 2010.
2. Asin and Rahul Sharma
Actress Asin and Micromax founder Rahul Sharma got married in January 2016, and it became the most lavish affair of 2016. The wedding ring of Asin a 20-carat solitaire from Cartier was worth INR 6 Crore. They have also spent huge money on wedding cards, venue, and outfits. Their marriage was like fairy tales. The beautiful couple first tied the knot in a Christian wedding ceremony after that they got married according to the Hindu rituals. The reception was in Mumbai where Asin’s friends from the film industry and Rahul’s friend from the corporate world were present. The cost of their wedding was not disclosed, but you can think the lavishness of the wedding by the expenses on the wedding ring.
1. Harbhajan Singh and Geeta Basra
Cricketer Harbhajan Singh tied the knot with his long-time girlfriend Bollywood actress Geeta Basra in October 2015. After Punjabi style, big fat wedding in a gurudwara in Jalandhar the grand reception was held in Delhi which was attended by the celebrities not only from the cricket world but also from the entertainment, corporate and political world. The reception was graced by Nita Ambani, Mukesh Ambani, MS Dhoni, Sachin Tendulkar, Dinesh Karthik, Parthiv Patel, Anil Kumble and his wife, Yuvraj Singh, Virat Kohli, Amitabh Bachchan, and many other biggies from the industry. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh also graced the reception party and blessed the newly-weds couple. Harbhajan Singh personally went to PMO to invite Prime Minister Narendra Modi to his wedding. The wedding attire was designed by the fashion designer Archana Kochhar. The menu has a range of authentic South Indian food to continental food. The wedding of Geeta and Harbhajan was considered as the biggest wedding of the season.
Now you can imagine why there are so much excitement and buzz surrounding the tinsel town weddings. From guest list to wedding preparation everything is stunning in Bollywood weddings. It is always a pleasure to know about the wedding of the Bollywood celebrities. Their weddings are like the fairy tales.