The biggest wedding of this season is over. We gave you the pre-wedding gup-shup and we will make sure you’re not left running for news when it comes to what happened in the wedding as well . The Falaknuma palace saw the biggest Bollywood brigade it has ever seen and it sure was a spectacular affair as can be seen from the pics that have surfaced on the Internet.
So, who attended ? Who did not ? Were there any last minute running behind and all that ? Apparently,yes!
The pre-wedding rituals happened in Mumbai at Galaxy Apartments, Salman’s residence and was attended by close friends. As soon as the ceremony began, pictures began to go up in cyberspace , tweeted by the celebrities themselves. The function which started off by noon was attended by stars which included yesteryear actress Helen, Sangeeta Bijlani, Sohail Khan, Alvira Khan, and Atul Agnihotri, among others. The sangeet party also saw the attendance of some Bollywood biggies post which family flew down to Hyderabad the next day. The much famous SRK-Salman joint pic with Arpita was taken and SRK is said to have gifted her a collection of Arpita’s most favorite item- designer bags.
An eager crowd of onlookers can be spotted in the photographs, trying to catch a glimpse of the entire Khan entourage as they flew down to bid bidaai to their daughter dearest. The Falaknuma Palace, with its array of rooms was fully decked up for the occasion. Even before the wedding, Hyderabad police had offered their support to make sure that there were no hassles for the arriving guests. With all help ready in place, all that was left was for one of Bollywood’s biggest family to arrive. And arrive they did. In much grand style, the wedding celebrations began. The bride looked beautiful in her red lehenga and the stage was set for the grand wedding which was performed according to Hindu customs. From Karan Johar to Salman’s ex-girlfriend, yet very good friend Katrina Kaif, the event was graced by the who’s who of Bollywood. Missing were PM Narendra Modi, Ranbir Kapoor and Sonia Gandhi among others. There were also stories doing the rounds that it was Katrina who came to the bride’s rescue by sending her make-up artist when Arpita’s artist backed out at the last minute.Salman spun a surprise for the couple by crooning to popular Bollywood number, Jhumma Chumma , joined in by his dad and Aaamir Khan. There were performances from all their popular movie songs as well.
As for the menu, the Khan family wanted it to have some special Hyderabadi delicacies like the haleem and the raw meat biriyani which were served amongst a feast of gargantuan proportions to the guests. Some sugar, spice and a lot of love and celebrations. That’s what this wedding was all about.