Director Vijay seems to be the latest celebrity from Tamil film industry, who is set to change his religion. In the recent months, we have read about Yuvan Shankar Raja and actor Jai converting to Islam. Now, the director of Thalaivaa is also converting and it is for none other than his sweetheart Amala Paul.
Rumour mills are working over time over director Vijay and Amala Paul's relationship. Though the couple is yet to address the media to confirm about their marriage, the buzz in the industry is that they will tie the knot in June. The latest speculation that is doing rounds is that Vijay is likely to convert to Christianity.
Vijay is a Hindu and Amala Paul is a Christian. Unconfirmed reports say that there was kind of opposition over the cross religion marriage from the actress' family. Though the couple is not worried about such matters, the families were little concerned about the change in religion. Hence, the director has decided to convert to the Christianity.
In the recent months, Yuvan Shankar Raja had announced his conversion to Islam. He changed the religion without his family's opposition. Last week, we also heard about actor Jai changing his religion. But there was no confirmation in his case. Continue reading the story on the slideshow...
A Personal Issue
People have often switched their religion to win their love and Vijay could have possible decided on it, claims rumour mills. But industry insiders say that it is purely his personal issue.
Many Converted In Past To Win Their Love
Moreover,there is no validity to such rumour. But we don't be surrpised because many celebs in the past have changed their religions.
Nayantara Converted To Hinduism
Actress Nayantara, a Christian born, converted to the Hinduism a few years ago when she decided to marry Prabhu Deva. Sadly, their relationship ended with a break up in the later months.
Meanwhile, reports claim that the wedding date and engagement date have been fixed. Their engagement will be held in Kochi on June 7 and marriage in Chennai on June 12.
Amala Paul and Vijay fell in love during the making of Deiva Thirumagal. Their bond grew by leap and bounds in the following years even though the couple denied reports about their affair. They had also worked together in Vijay starrer Thalaivaa.