Celebrities Who Opted For Arranged Marriage
If love is meant for you, it will eventually come to you. In this era of live-in relationships where people make sure of their compatibility with their partners before marriage, there are still a lot of people who believe in the age old concept of arranged marriages. It’s no different for the our B-Town’s stars. Here’s a glimpse of some of the Bollywood stars who got into an arranged marriage.
1.Vivek Oberoi and Priyanka Alva
The ‘prince’ of bollywood, Vivek Oberoi tied the knot with Priyanka Alva on October 29, 2010. The marriage was an arranged one. However, according to the reports, Vivek defined it as “love within 20 minutes”. The ‘Saathiya’ actor was earlier alleged to be in a relationship with the Bollywood diva, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan.
2.Madhuri Dixit and Dr. Shriram Nene
The ‘Devdas’ actress, Madhuri Dixit was married to Dr. Shriram Nene in the year 1999. After her marriage, she took a break from the bollywood industry and moved to the US. She finally made her comeback to Bollywood with the famous movie ‘Aja Nachle’ in 2007. The actress was last seen in Abhishek Varman’s ‘Kalank’.
3.Dhanush and Aishwarya
The ‘Raanjhana’ actor, Dhanush also had an arranged marriage. He tied the knot on November 18, 2004 with none other than Rajnikanth’s daughter, Aishwarya. The actor himself confessed that it was an arranged marriage and the proposal was accepted by both the families.
4.Nikitin Dheer and Kratika Sengar
Renowned for his role as ‘Tangaballi’ in Chennai Express, actor Nikitin Dheer too had an arranged marriage. The actor was married to none other than the famous television actress, Kratika Sengar who is best known for her roles in the shows like ‘Jhansi ki Rani’ and ‘Punar Vivaah’. The credit of engaging the duo into a marital bond with each other goes to Nikitin’s father, Pankaj Dheer who met Kratika during an audition and decided to make the lady her daughter-in-law.
5.Shahid Kapoor and Mira Rajput
At last but not the least, one of the most strong and famous couples in B-Town, Shahid Kapoor and Mira Rajput are also got together with each other by an arranged marriage. The ‘Haider’ of Bollywood, Shahid married Mira on July 7, 2015 and soon after, they became a perfect example of ‘love found in arranged marriage’.
We wish all the couples a very happy married life and a lifelong togetherness!