New Delhi: In the realm of Bollywood, where dreams and fairy tales come to life, the state of Rajasthan has emerged as the preferred wedding destination for the glitterati. Amidst the azure landscapes and regal palaces, love blossoms, and vows are exchanged in opulent ceremonies.
The latest entrants into this grand tradition are Parineeti Chopra and Raghav Chadha, set to tie the knot on the 24th of September in the enchanting city of Udaipur. As the anticipation builds for their forthcoming nuptials, let’s revisit the star-studded list of celebrities who have chosen Rajasthan as their wedding backdrop.
1- Parineeti Chopra and Raghav Chadha
Parineeti Chopra and Raghav Chadha, who publicly sealed their love with an engagement on May 13, 2023, are all set to embark on their journey of marital bliss. Their Punjabi wedding festivities will grace the luxurious Leela Palace and The Oberoi Udaivilas on September 23 and 24. With provisions made to host over 200 guests, including more than 50 VVIPs, it’s destined to be a royal affair to remember.
2- Sidharth Malhotra and Kiara Advani
The hearts of Bollywood fans fluttered when the ‘Shershaah’ couple, Sidharth Malhotra and Kiara Advani, exchanged vows at the enchanting Suryagarh Palace in Jaisalmer on February 7. The wedding, attended by the creme de la creme of Bollywood, including Karan Johar, Shahid Kapoor, Mira Rajput, and Isha Ambani, was nothing short of a cinematic spectacle. With 83 rooms and sprawling gardens, Suryagarh Palace exudes the essence of Rajasthani hospitality.
3- Vicky Kaushal and Katrina Kaif
Rajasthan witnessed another A-list couple’s union when Vicky Kaushal and Katrina Kaif chose the exotic Six Senses Resort in Ranthambore as the backdrop for their big day. The serene and luxurious setting perfectly complemented their love story.
4- Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas
In December 2018, the world watched in awe as Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas exchanged vows in a lavish 3-day celebration at the magnificent Umaid Bhawan Palace in Jodhpur. Perched on Chittar Hill, this luxury five-star palace provided a breathtaking vista for the festivities. With over 1500 guests in attendance, their wedding fused Hindu and Christian customs, creating a kaleidoscope of colors and dreams.
5- Neil Nitin Mukesh and Rukmini Sahay
The shores of Fateh Sagar Lake bore witness to the union of Saaho actor Neil Nitin Mukesh and Rukmini Sahay on February 9, 2017, at the opulent Radisson Blu Palace Resort & Spa in Udaipur. With nearly 500 guests in attendance, this three-day extravaganza was a testament to grandeur and love.
Rajasthan, with its majestic palaces and romantic allure, continues to be the muse for Bollywood’s most celebrated weddings.
As Parineeti Chopra and Raghav Chadha prepare to say “I do” amidst its grandeur, Rajasthan’s legacy as the ultimate wedding destination for Bollywood stars lives on.