Deepika and Ranveer are Officialby Opinion Express November 15, 2018 0 comments
A wedding that took place at Lake Como, Italy, among heavy security and only their inner-circle, DeepVeer begin a new phase of their life.
After months of speculation, a royal tenor and well-guarded info corridors and spaces, Bollywood actors Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone made vows to each other at a dream-like wedding in Italy’s Lake Como with a traditional Konkani ceremony. This will be followed by a Sindhi ceremony on November 15.
The wedding took place at the Villa Del Balbianello with only intimate friends and family around. Both Ranveer and Deepika chose Sabyasachi white and gold Kanjeevaram creations, she a sari, he possibly a kurta or sherwani. Both will go for colour at the Sindhi rituals, Deepika in bright red and gold to be precise.
Shrouded in privacy, it was a storytellers’ day of how the couple were truly magical. As per insider reports, the couple have done away with the idea of gifts and trousseau’s, asking their guests to donate it to Deepika’s NGO, the Live, Love, Laugh Foundation. Ranveer Singh reportedly went down on his knees to ask for Deepika’s hand on the day of mehendi, during which they wore colour-coordinated clothes. He also made an emotional speech professing his love for Deepika which made her all teary-eyed. Ranveer then hugged Deepika and the couple exchanged rings soon after. The ring ceremony was attended by 40 guests, and this was followed by a sit-down dinner. There was also Bollywood music to which the guests grooved to at the party which followed. Ranveer apparently performed to his song Tu Ne Maari Entry… from the film Gunday. Guests surprised them with a mash-up of instrumentals of songs from the duo’s films. Ranveer even reportedly strung up their private pictures as a video story.
The mandap was done up in white while the massive villa was decorated by more than 10 florists from another section of Italy. The wedding ceremony ended on Wednesday afternoon and was followed by a lunch that would include Indian cuisine. The couple spared no expense and had reportedly flown in Swiss chefs for their wedding cake and desserts.
The villa was wrapped up in tight security to stop paparazzi and the guests were also told about a no-picture policy. So there were no drones, the local boatmen were all paid to not ply other tourists and river patrol was in full swing, the waterway being the preferred mode of transport. Guests were also given identity bands. Invites had QR codes which had to be scanned to enter.
Right after the news of their wedding was announced, their Wikipedia bios were updated to show spouse names.
According to reports, the sangeet and mehendi rituals, which took place before the engagement, were held on CastaDiva Resort and Villa d’Este, which are close to the wedding venue. The mehendi ceremony was followed by a dinner with the family.
At the sangeet ceremony, it was reported that Ranveer entered to his Gunday song, Tune Maari Entriyaan. Singers Harshdeep Kaur and Shubha Mudgal performed at the mehendi event. The A-list couple will have two receptions, one in Bengaluru on November 21 and another in Mumbai on November 28. Bollywood congratulated the couple with Nimrat Kaur tweeting, “Huge congratulations @deepikapadukone and @RanveerOfficial !! Here’s to the blissful ever after of every step you walk together…” while Karan Johar tweeted “Such a stunning gorgeous and beautiful couple!!!! Nazar utar lo! @deepikapadukone and @RanveerOfficial !! Badhai ho !!! Love you both!!! Here’s to a lifetime of love and joy!”
Writer: Team Viva
Courtesy: The Pioneer