Sonam Kapoor, daughter of the renowned Bollywood actor Anil Kapoor is popularly known as the fashionista of the film industry. Following her glamour and popularity, her wedding has been the talk of the town for quite some time now after reports of her dating Anand Ahuja, a businessman based in Delhi and the owner of multiple businesses started floating in the media and social media networks. Ending all speculations, both the Ahuja family and the Kapoor family released a joint statement on May 1, 2018, which confirmed the wedding to be happening on 8th May, preceded by the mahendi and Sangeet ceremony on 7th.
Now when it is the glamour queen itself who is to get married, the whole affair will obviously be filled with style and glamour. The whole wedding had different dress codes for different ceremonies. The attendees of the Sangeet – mahendi were seen all made up in dresses which were ‘shades of white’. Following this, the wedding says the guests wearing Indian traditional dresses in any colour of their picking. The reception ceremony, which is to take place today evening, following the daytime wedding ceremony, at the Leela requests quests to be present in attires of their own choice and colour.
The bride herself raised eyebrows as she lived up to her image of Bollywood’s style diva. She wore a beautiful golden-white lehenga on her mehandi-sangeet ceremony which is said to have taken 18 months to make. For the grand wedding ceremony, she came out as the perfect Indian bride in an elegant lehenga red in colour.
The wedding, which was kept private, with only family and a few friends present, took place at Sonam’s aunt’s house at Bandstand in the city. It was a traditional Sikh wedding. But the sangeet ceremony saw many renowned faces from Bollywood and the business world. Few of the names on the list are – Amitabh Bachchan along with Abhishek and Shweta, Jahnvi and Khushi Kapoor, Sonam ‘s cousins, Karishma Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor Khan and Saif Ali Khan, Karan Johar, Jacqueline Fernandez, Sonam’ s best friend, Rani Mukherjee, Rekha and so on.
SOME GLIMPSES FROM THE EVENT
Sonam Kapoor who is now Sonam Kapoor Ahuja will host the reception for their wedding along with husband Anand Ahuja at the prestigious hotel Leela where many more dignitaries are to attend. The whole guest list contains the who’s who from different fields. The news of the wedding being completed successfully was released through an Instagram post by Sonam’s sister Rhea Kapoor along with a very affectionate and warm post.
Many fans, co-stars and well-wishers took to social media too to wish the newly wedded couple luck, happiness and prosperity for their future together. We too wish the new and happy couple good luck and warm wishes for their lives together!
The Social Rush wishes Sonam Kapoor – Anand Ahuja a happy married life ahead ! 🙂