Saranya Mohan, the actress-dancer tied the knot with Dr. Aravind Krishnan yesterday (September 6th) at Kottamkulangara Temple, Alappuzha. It is an arranged marriage for the couple, who got engaged July 12th, in a private ceremony.
Aravind Krishnan, who is a dentist by profession, is working as an assistant professor in Varkala Dental College. He also runs a dental clinic at Kovalam, Trivandrum. He is the son of Prof. Krishnan Nair and Prof. Anitha Nair.
Saranya is the daughter of YKB Mohan and Kalamandalam Devi Mohan, a dancer. She has a sister named Sukanya Mohan, who is also a professional dancer. Saranya's family runs a dance school in Alappuzha.
The traditional wedding ceremony was attended by the eminent personalities from the film industry, including the popular actresses KPAC Lalitha, Namitha Pramod, Rejith Menon, Mrudula Murali, Sarayu, Shilpa Bala etc.
Even though her husband and family have no issues about Saranya continuing her acting career; the actress has decided to retire from the films. She is planning to concentrate more on family life and her dance career.
Saranya Mohan made her acting debut as a child artist, with Fazil directed Aniyathipraavu. She got her major breakthrough in the lead roles with the blockbuster Tamil movies Yaaradi Nee Mohini and Velayudham.
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The 'thalikettu' ceremony was held at Kottamkulangara Temple, in Saranya's hometown Alappuzha.
The newly wedded couple shares a moment of laughter with bride's father YKB Mohan, after the 'panigrahanam' ceremony.
It is purely an arranged marriage for the couple, who got engaged in July 2015.
No More Acting
Saranya is planning to quit the films and concentrate on her dance career post wedding.
Namitha attended her dear dance teacher's wedding with her father Pramod. Namitha was trained by Saranya and her sister Sukanya, for the movie Pullipulikalum Aattinkuttiyum and Chandrettan Evideya.
KPAC Lalitha, the veteran actress who is a motherly figure for Saranya, attended the wedding.
Fazil, the director who introduced Saranya to the movie industry with his blockbuster movie Aniyathipravu, was also present at the function.
Rajith Menon, Saranya's co-star from the movie Innanu Aa Kalyanam, attended the function.
Sarayu, the actress who is the best pal of Saranya Mohan, was present at the function.
Mrudula Mural, the Ayaal Njanalla actress was also present at the function.
Nayantara, who rose to fame as a child artist, attended the function with her mother.
Shilpa Bala, the actress-tv host, who was Saranya's co-star in the movie Chemistry, also attended the function.