Traditional Anand Karaj ceremony of Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja marriage
Mumbai:MNN:Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja got married in an intimate, traditional Anand Karaj ceremony today morning (8 May).
After a star-studded mehendi and sangeet ceremony on 6 and 7 May, the couple headed to Sonam’s aunt’s bungalow in Bandstand, Bandra where the Anand Karaj (Sikh marriage ceremony) took place.
The families will now lunch together before getting ready for the reception, to be held at The Leela in Mumbai.
Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja wedding reception
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Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja tied the knot in a private Sikh ceremony on the morning of May 8 and it was every bit a starry affair.
Now that the couple can finally call themselves man and wife, the Kapoor and the Ahuja families are throwing a grand reception party.
The invitation for the reception read, “Join us for an evening of dance and music to celebrate Sonam and Anand.
Your presence on our special day is the only gift we desire.” The dress code for the party is Indian or western formals.
The couple’s marriage ceremony had taken place at Sonam’s aunt Kavita Singh’s heritage bungalow Rockdale situated in Bandra, Mumbai.
Just like Sonam’s mehendi function a day earlier, her wedding too saw the near and dear ones of the Kapoor family including Jacqueline Fernandez, Abhishek Bachchan, Kareena Kapoor and Saif Ali Khan.
The reception guest list is also expected to include the who’s who of the industry.
Bollywood fashionista Sonam tied the knot to businessman Anand Ahuja at her aunt’s bungalow in Bandra.
Earlier, the Kapoors and Ahujas confirmed the wedding by releasing a statement which read, “The Kapoor and Ahuja families, take great joy and pride, in announcing the marriage of Sonam and Anand.
The wedding will take place on the 8th of May in Mumbai. Since it is an intimate affair, we request you to respect the family’s need for privacy.
Thank you for all your blessings and love, as we celebrate this special moment in our lives”.
Soon after the wedding, Sonam changed her username to “sonamkapoorahuja” on Instagram.
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