It is a ritual that happens with each hit pair on TV. The fans join their names to create popular monikers like, AsYa, PaRud, ZaYa, AnSh, Rajbala, IshRa, Ashlok and many others.
The trend is apparent in both Hollywood and Bollywood as well. Names like Branjalina for Brad Pitt and Agelina Jolie, Saifeena for Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor have made way to the naming of popular coupls on TV as well.
The same is apprent in television world as well. Gaushal for Gauhar and Kushal, AsYa for Asad and Zoya from Qubool Hai, ZaYa for Zain and Aaliya from Beintehaa, PaRud for Parvati and Rudra from Rangrasiya, IshRam for Ishita Raman from Yeh Hai Mohabbatein, AnSh for Anandi and Shiv from Balika Vadhu, Rajbala for Raja and Madhubala from Madhubala Ek Ishq Ek Junoon, Ashlok for Astha and Shlok from Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon 2 and many others.
The process takes place as soon as a show kick starts and the lead pair becomes the main attraction on the show. The fans who go gaga over the couple and their lives, would name the couple joining their names together. There would be many options at this stage and over time, one of them would remain consistant.
Here are the couples who have earned a moniker from their fans.
ZaYa For Zain And Aliya
Zain and Aaliya, the popular love birds in Colors Beintehaa are called ZaYa.
Ashlok For Astha And Shlok
Ashlok, is the short name for the favourite Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon 2's couple, Astha and Shlok.
Rishbala And Rajbala
Madhubala Ek Ishq Ek Junoon's popular couple, Rishbala are now playing Rajbala. Rishbala is the short form of Rishab Kundra and Madhubala and Rajbala for Raja and Madhubala.
ArVi For Arjun And Purvi
Pavitra Rishta's sweethearts, Arjun and Purvi are sweetly called ArVi by their fans.
AsYa For Asad And Zoya
Asad and Zoya of former Qubool Hai were popularly called AsYa.
RaYa For Ram And Priya
Bade Acche Lagte Hai's favourite actors were called RaYa.
PaRud For Paro And Rudra
Rangrasiya's hot couple Rudra and Paro are names PaRud.
IshRa For Raman And Ishita
Yeh Hai Mohabbatein's most talked about couple are called IshRa together.
SaRuv For Saanchi And Dhruv
Kehta Hai Dil Jee Le Zara's couple are called SaRuv.