Love was in the air in 2023, as the Indian celebrity circuit witnessed a slew of high-profile weddings that captivated fans nationwide. From intimate ceremonies to grand affairs, let's take a closer look at the stars who embarked on the journey of marital bliss this year.
1. Athiya Shetty and KL Rahul
Cricket met Bollywood in a picturesque ceremony at Suniel Shetty's Khandala farmhouse on January 23. Athiya Shetty and KL Rahul, who had been dating for three years, said their vows in an intimate setting, with the bride stunning in a champagne pink lehenga and the groom in a classic ivory sherwani.
2. Masaba Gupta and Satyadeep Mishra
Fashion maven Masaba Gupta and actor Satyadeep Mishra sealed their love in an intimate court marriage on January 27. The duo, who met on the sets of 'Masaba Masaba,' opted for a heartfelt affair, donning ensembles from Masaba's own bridal collection.
3. Kiara Advani and Sidharth Malhotra
Rumours turned into reality on February 7 when Kiara Advani and Sidharth Malhotra tied the knot in a lavish ceremony at Jaisalmer’s Suryagarh Hotel. Kiara, in a beautiful pink lehenga, walked down the aisle to the reprised version of 'Ranjha,' creating a viral moment that left fans enchanted.
4. Swara Bhasker and Fahad Ahmad
Versatile actor Swara Bhasker and politician Fahad Ahmad opted for a simple court marriage in Delhi on February 16. The duo, who met during a rally in January 2020, later hosted a grand wedding reception. Their love story welcomed a new chapter with the birth of their baby girl, Raabiyaa, on September 23.
5. Sonnalli Seygall and Ashesh Sajnani
On June 7, Pyaar Ka Punchnama fame Sonnalli Seygall exchanged vows with hotelier Ashesh Sajnani in a beautiful Anand Karaj ceremony in Mumbai. The wedding was attended by celebrity friends, including Kartik Aaryan and director Luv Ranjan.
6. Parineeti Chopra and Raghav Chadha
In a private ceremony amid tight security at Udaipur's Taj Lake Palace on September 24, Parineeti Chopra became the epitome of a gorgeous bride as she tied the knot with entrepreneur and AAP Leader Raghav Chadha. The wedding took place in the presence of family members, close friends, and several ministers of India.
7. Varun Tej and Lavanya Tripathi
From the heart of Tollywood, Varun Tej Konidela and Lavanya Tripathi kept their love story a secret for nearly five years until sealing it with rings on June 9. Their romance blossomed during the filming of the 2018 movie 'Antariksham 9000 KMPH,' culminating in a grand wedding at Borgo San Felice in Tuscany, Italy held on November 1. The star-studded guest list included members of their Mega family, making it a truly memorable celebration. Varun donned an embroidered golden sherwani with a matching shawl, while Lavanya, a native of Uttar Pradesh, radiated in a red bridal ensemble.
8. Randeep Hooda and Lin Laishram
Randeep Hooda embraced the traditional Manipuri Metei wedding rituals that won our hearts as he tied the knot with Lin Laishram. The private ceremony in Imphal's Chumthang Shannapung resort was followed by a grand reception in Mumbai on December 11, bringing together friends and family to celebrate this unique union.
9. Mukti Mohan and Kunal Thakur
The famous Indian dancer and actress Mukti Mohan and actor Kunal Thakur exchanged vows in a magical Mumbai ceremony on December 10, 2023, becoming the newest wedded couple in town.
In a year filled with love and joy, these celebrity weddings added a touch of magic, showcasing the diverse tapestry of love in the Indian entertainment industry.