The big fat Indian weddings are only getting fatter each year. These weddings have a bit of everything - dance, dharu and dhamaka. When it's time for a Bollywood celebrity to tie the knot, they definitely want to have it in the most lavish way possible. Weddings have become a grand affair in the country and Bollywood celebrities top the list of big fat weddings.
Bollywood stars who are known for their glitz and glamour definitely know the right mantra for their big day. While a few like to have their wedding as a simple family private affair, majority of the tinsel town throw grand parties, receptions, mehendi functions and more for their special occasion.
Most of these weddings are like the ones we often see on the big screen. Everyone is dressed up their best in the finest silk sarees or lehengas, there is an overload of gold and diamond jewellery. These are just the few things of a wedding. There is a lot more that goes into the planning of such huge weddings.
When a Bollywood celebrity ties the knot, we know it's the media that seems more excited about. Even in the most private affairs, the paparazzi try their best to get images of the ceremony, clothes and the celebrations. In the past, we have seen many weddings in the B-Town. We know you would like to have a glance at the images of these glamourous weddings. So we have put down a slideshow of the weddings that were once the talk of the town.
Have a look at the slideshow for Bollywood's big fat Indian weddings.
Aishwarya And Abhishek Bachchan
Abhishek and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan tied the knot in 2007. Although the family tried to keep the wedding as private as possible, this ceremony became one of the biggest news in India. The guest list for this marriage had many B-Town celebs close to the Bachchan family.
Saif And Kareena
The wedding ceremony of Kareena Kapoor and Saif Ali Khan made it huge in the news. The couple were married last year, 2012 and we recently saw that her name has officially been changed to Kareena Kapoor Khan. The couple had a grand wedding in which Kareena even donned her mother-in-law's wedding lehenga.
Riteish Deshmukh And Genelia D'Souza
Bollywood love birds Riteish Deshmukh and Genelia D'Souza tied the knot last year, 2012. They had a two weddings - one in Maharashtrian style and a Christian ceremony in a Church. This was followed by a gala reception that saw star faces both from the B-Town and the political arena.
Vivek Oberoi Married Priyanka Alva
Bollywood actor Vivek Oberoi married Priyanka Alva who is a former politician's daughter. The couple had grand celebration at the Alva family's huge farm house in Bangalore. The wedding was a fusion of Karnataka and Punjabi style.
Imran Khan And Avantika Malik
Imran Khan married his long time girlfriend Avantika Malik in the year 2011. He tied the knot in Aamir Khan's residence in Pali Hill. After this the couple threw a lavish reception and it was attended by all the industry biggies.
Shilpa Shetty And Raj Kundra
Shilpa Shetty, who hails from the South, married Raj Kundra, who is a Punjabi. It was a traditional Punjabi wedding and this, of course followed a grand reception.
Karisma Kapoor And Sanjay Kapur
Karisma Kapoor married her best friend Sanjay Kapur in typical Punjabi style. This happened in the year 2003. This was a big fat affair from the Kapoor family. The event saw long list of the industry's celebrities.
Hrithik Roshan and Sussanne
Hrithik Roshan and Sussanne Khan were married in the year 2000. Susanne, the daughter of Sanjay Khan, is Hrithik's childhood sweetheart and he tied the knot in Sanjay Khan's resort named Golden Palms in Bangalore. The couple performed both Hindu and Muslim rituals at the wedding ceremony.
Gul Panag And Rishi Attari
When Gul Panag and Rishi Attari got married, they not only tied the knot but also set a new trend in the town. This ceremony was something unique and had an entirely new concept. The event had bikes, aviators and beer which made the event a gala one and this makes it an unforgettable wedding.
Amrita Arora And Shakeel Ladak
Amrita Arora and Shakeel Ladak were pronounced husband and wife in 2009. The actress had a fun-filled wedding Christian wedding at a church and also had a Muslim nikaah. Amrita's bridesmaids were best friend Kareena Kapoor and her sister Malaika Arora. Her wedding reception was star studded.