Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja's wedding has become the talk of the town ever since the rumours about the same sparked. As the big fat Indian wedding is gearing near, fans are eager to catch every detail they can. Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja’s wedding ceremonies are soon to start and everyone wants to know who’s wearing what, on which songs her celebrity cousins will be performing and etcetera. We have all this covered for you. Ever since the official announcement, we’ve been bringing you the all the updates about the impending Bollywood wedding.
According to the reports, Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja’s wedding will take place as per Sikh traditions. The wedding card which went viral a couple of days ago stated that the ‘Anand Karaj’ ceremony will take place at her aunt’s Bandra bungalow.
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Let’s talk about each and every bits and details about Sonam Kapoor-Anand Ahuja wedding.
Sonam Kapoor Wedding Venue
We’ve already shown you exclusive footages and pictures of Anil Kapoor’s residence which is all lighted up for Sonam Kapoor’s wedding functions. However, Sonam’s aunt’s bungalow in Bandra is not decked up as of Thursday. However, it is expected to be decorated like a bride in the coming couple of days.
Anand Ahuja’s wedding trousseau
An IANS report stated that bridegroom Anand Ahuja will be wearing designer Raghavendra Rathore for the wedding. Men in the Kapoor family will also be wearing Raghavendra’s outfits for the wedding functions.
Raghavendra has been a favourite for the Kapoor family. He has designed achkans and suits at several occasions for the family men. The dress code for the wedding functions is traditional of course. To remind you of Raghavendra’s fine work at designs, Pakistani actor Fawad Khan wore his outfit for the 2014 film Khoobsurat.
Wedding Ceremonies Performances
We showed you a video in which Sonam Kapoor’s cousins Arjun Kapoor and Anshula Kapoor are gathered at Anil Kapoor’s house to prepare for the wedding functions. It is being reported that the Sangeet will take place in the full-fledged Bollywood manner with the cousins performing on some famous dance numbers.
Arjun Kapoor, Shanaya and Anshula are reportedly preparing on the song Abhi Toh Party Shuru Hui Hai and songs from Veere Di Wedding. According to a Mid-Day report, Janhvi Kapoor will be performing on her late mother Sridevi’s hit songs while Sonam Kapoor’s maternal cousin Ranveer Singh will dance with Arjun Kapoor on My Name Is Lakhan.
On the other hand, bride’s father Anil Kapoor will be grooving to his hit numbers My Name Is Lakhan and Gallan Goodiyan with his friends.
Karan Johar will perform on Prem Ratan Dhan Payo.
Ace choreographer Farah Khan had taken the charge of choreographing the Sangeet ceremony. However, lately she fractured her foot.
Anupam Kher’s congratulatory gift to Sonam Kapoor for her wedding
Veteran actor Anupam Kher has showered his love on the bride-to-be Sonam Kapoor. He shared a video in which he’s offering a congratulatory gift to the actress, who is also present in the video.
Sonam Kapoor’s gift for would-be-husband Anand Ahuja
The preparations have started in full swing at her residence. Not only this, Sonam has already finalised the gift she was going to give her would-be-husband Anand Ahuja after marriage.
It’s a collection of poem which she wrote when she was just 16 years old.
Sonam Kapoor Wedding Guest List
The ceremony is going to be an intimate affair with only friends and family invited. However, a bevy of stars including the Khans and Bachchans are expecting to attend the wedding reception. Deepika Padukone, on the other hand, might miss the wedding. According to the reports, the Padmaavat actress will be attending the Met Gala on May 7, when Sonam Kapoor’s Mehendi function is going to take place.
Kapoor and Ahuja families’ official statement for the wedding:
The Kapoor & Ahuja families, take great joy and pride, in announcing the marriage of Sonam & 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.