2016 is a year that will go down in history. So far, the year has been infamous for all sorts of things all over the world, including Trump, Brexit, countless breakups, divorces and scandals. But, it has also been the year of happiness, joy and weddings in tinsel town. To refresh your memory, we bring to you some of the biggest and brightest weddings of your most loved stars that took place in 2016.
1. Asin Thottumkal and Rahul Sharma
2016 started off with lots of pomp and celebration in what seems to be one of the biggest Indian weddings in recent rimes. Asin and Rahul had a Christian and Hindu wedding ceremony on the same day, and later threw a big bash for all their B-Town buds.
2. Bipasha Basu and Karan Singh Grover
If you didn’t know of this, you can’t sit with us. This was undoubtedly one of the most popular weddings all year. Basu and Grover had a traditional Bengali wedding and the couple looked breathtaking. Grover even crooned for her at their reception – how cute!
3. Yuvraj Singh and Hazel Keech
The most recent wedding of the year, Yuvi married actress Hazel Keech in a traditional Punjabi ceremony and almost all of India was cheering on for this couple.
4. Preity Zinta and Gene Goodenough
In a surprise of sorts, Preity married Gene in a very hush-hush ceremony attended by only the couple’s immediate families and close friends. They later threw a big celebratory bash in Mumbai for their friends here. They even had a week long Himalayan adventure at a luxury hotel post the wedding. Sweet!
5. Urmila Matondkar and Mir Mohsin Akhtar
Matondkar married Kashmir-based business Akhtar in a private ceremony early on in March. This was far from a star studded affair as the couple chose to keep it sweet, simple and private. Doesn’t she make an absolutely beautiful bride?
5. Divyanka Tripathi and Vivek Dahiya
This was hands down, the biggest wedding in the television world this year. They finally tied the knot in Bhopal in a traditional Hindu ceremony. Their pictures were nothing short of stunning and are sure to give you #couplegoals.
6. Kabir Bedi and Parvin Dusanj
This one took us by surprise too but was super sweet. Kabir Bedi got hitched to his long time girlfriend, Parveen Dusanj, on this 70th birthday. He surprised his guests at the birthday bash and got married to her in front of his close friends and family. The wedding also created controversy with his daughter, Pooja Bedi‘s disapproval of the marriage. Love really has no boundaries 🙂
7. VJ Yudi and Aditi Mehra
This VJ got married to his long time sweetheart in what was a big, fat Indian wedding that was attended by all of our favourite VJs of ALL time – Nikhil Chinappa, Cyrus Broacha, Cyrus Sahukar, Mini Mathur, Maria Goretti, Juhi Pande, Shruti Seth, Karan Kundra and VJ Anusha.
8. Sanaya Irani and Mohit Sehgal
One of the most-awaited weddings of the year, television heartthrobs Sanaya Irani and Mohit Sehgal tied the knot in January this year in Goa. It was a massive destination wedding attended by their close friends and the who’s who of the television world.
9. Amrita Rao and Anmol
Rao got hitched to RJ Anmol, whom she was dating for 7 years before the decided to take the plunge. They had a private wedding, much to the surprise of their fans. We wish them a happy married life!
10. Shikha Singh and Karan Shah
The two got married after seeing each other for a long, long time and everything took place accordingly to Gujarati rituals. Doesn’t she look really pretty?