Bollywood weddings are famous for being glamorous, massive, multi-day and multi-event celebrations. But still there are a few Bollywood celebrities who have kept their ceremonies quite low-key. But, did you know that there is a small army of stars who chose to do things differently, instead of splashy and extravagant nuptials. Take a peak into the talents who embraced simple ceremonies.
Alia Bhatt & Ranbir Kapoor
Bollywood A-listers Alia and Ranbir Kapoor. The couple who made their love official by tying the knot with close friends and family in attendance at the latter’s Pali Hill residence. Reports claim that there were 55-60 guests in the wedding.
Cyrus Sahukar & Vaishali Malahara
VJ-actor Cyrus Sahukar has tied the knot with longtime girlfriend, actor Vaishali Malahara on April 16 2022 in a intimate wedding ceremony in Alibaug. Reportedly, the wedding had 120 guests and just a few handful of celebrities, fellow VJ’s and TV actors who have been the couple’s closest friends for years.
Varun Dhawan & Natasha Dalal
Childhood friends Varun Dhawan & Natasha Dalal had a muted affair and got married on 24th Jan 2021 in a private ceremony in the coastal town of Alibaug near Mumbai. The wedding was a three day-affair closely guarded secret with few close buddies and family.
Dia Mirza & Vaibhav Rekhi
Diya Mirza got married to businessman Vaibhav Rekhi on 15th Feb 2021. They exchanged vows in a close knit ceremony at Rekhi’s home in Himachal. The highest point of the wedding was the Vedic ceremony conducted by a woman priest besides the fact the actress decided not to perform ceremonies like ‘kanyadaan’ and ‘bidaai’.
Vikrant Massey & Sheetal Thakur
Vikrant Massey and Sheetal Thakur opted to get married at an intimate ceremony in Himachal Pradesh. There wasn’t much fanfare and they announced the marriage only after the fact. Earlier, they had had a roka ceremony in 2019, before getting engaged in February 2021.
Yami Gautam & Aditya Dhar
Yami Gautam got married to director Aditya Dhar in June 2021 at Himachal Pradesh. There was no prior announcement about her nuptials nor any news that she had been in a relationship with Dhar. However, Gautam skipped all that and had a few select people as guests while also adhering to COVID-19 norms.
Rajkummar Rao and Patralekhaa Paul
Rajkummar Rao and Patralekhaa Paul tied the knot on November 15, 2021, after 11 years of courtship. They duo decided to tie the knot in Chandigarh and the couple reportedly kept it a close affair, at least by Bollywood standards with only a selected guest list from the film industry.
Farhan Akhtar and Shibani Dandekar
Farhan Akhtar and Shibani Dandekar tied the knot on February 19, 2022 at the Khandala home of Akhtar’s dad and step-mum Javed Akhtar and Shabana Azmi. Celebrities were in attendance but it was not a big, Bollywood bash.