After a star studded 'sangeet' ceremony that took place at the dawn of this week, actor Shanthanu Bhagyaraj and famed TV personality Keerthi will tie the knot today. Many famous celebrities both from the world of cinema and television are expected to attend their wedding.
We aim at bringing you live updates as the special occasion unfolds throughout the day. Preparations began early in the morning, post which the bridegroom made his first appearance and was seen wearing a traditional silk shirt and dhoti accompanied by a cool Indian headgear.
The bride on the other hand was seen sporting a majestic orange saree with a touch of green. The event, which began only a few hours ago, has already witnessed some prominent celebrities and close relatives.
More such famous personalities are expected to swarm into the wedding ceremony in some time now. Also, Shanthanu's close friends; Vishal, Arya, Vishnu, Vikranth and Jayam Ravi are expected to create quite a stir, in a good way of of course, as they did in the 'sangeet' ceremony.
Meanwhile, take a look at the slides below for some of the exclusive photos straight from the wedding:
Shanthanu and Keerthy are seen exchanging garlands in this picture. They look like they are made for each other don't they?
Vijay Doing The Honours
Ilayathalapathy Vijay is seen doing the honours of handing over the 'mangalsutra' to Shanthanu. A special moment indeed.
The Main Event
And there it is, Shanthanu is seen tying the knot, quite literally.
One For The Picture
The bride and groom are seen posing for a photograph right after the 'mangalsutra' was tied around Keerthy's neck.
Vijay is apparently enjoying the occasion. He was seen in a simple formal wear.
Vijay And Mani Ratnam
Vijay and Mani Ratnam were seen sitting next to each other. Perfect time to discuss about their possible future project?
One Among Many Rituals
The marriage was a proper Hindu wedding where all the rituals took place in a particular order.
Shanthanu-Keerthy As Husband And Wife
The rituals continued in full swing and is expected to go on until late in the afternoon.
Thanks For Coming
The Bride and Groom are seen welcoming their guests in this picture.
Stay tuned as we bring in more updates straight from the wedding.