By Avalokita Pandey
Finally, the wait is over!
Actor Shahid Kapoor and his wife Mira Rajput’s reception pictures are out.
The happily married couple: Shahid and Mira hand-in-hand
After a low-key wedding affair which took place at Hotel Oberoi in Gurgaon on July 7, actor Shahid Kapoor gave a grand wedding reception in Mumbai on July 12 which was attended by many Bollywood celebrities. Vivaah wedding company owner and stylist Rachana Lucknowala decorated the reception venue-Hotel Palladium which is in Lower Parel, Mumbai. Rachana is the same stylist who last year designed Salman Khan’s sister Arpita’s wedding ceremony. Besides, the theme of the party was Black, means the guests were requested to wear Black and attend Shahid and Mira’s reception.
Picture Caption: Shahid’s beautiful and shy bride, Mira Rajput in Manish Malhotra’s designer wear.
The five-star reception venue was adorned in typical Bollywood style: Soft lights, flowers and dreamy setting.
Shahid Kapoor took special interest in his wedding, that is from designing the reception card to deciding the reception venue. Delhi-based designer Ravish Kapoor designed a fabulous card for the reception which gained huge popularity on social media sites recently.
The blue and silver invitation card was not only royal but also contained a silver chrome plate which could be used as a security pass.
Where many Bollywood Celebrities came to bless the newly married duo, there were some who skipped the reception. The list includes Shahid’s ex-flame Kareena Kapoor, actress Sonakshi Sinha, Priyanka Chopra and Vidya Balan. While Vidya’s husband Siddharth Roy Kapoor did make his appearance, actress Vidya Balan stayed away from the function.
Among the people who came to shower their blessing were actor Amitabh Bachchan, Kangana Ranaut, Tushar Kapoor, Ranveer Singh, Arjun Kapoor, Anil Kapoor with daughter Sonam Kapoor, actress Dia Mirza, Genelia Deshmukh and Shraddha Kapoor. Besides, Shahid Kapoor’s mother Neelima Azim and his stepmother’s sister Rana Pathak Shah were the first to arrive.
Amitabh Bachchan was among the first to arrive. He uploaded this picture on Facebook where he chatted with the duo and interacted with Shahid’s father Pankaj Kapoor.
Pictures Courtesy Amitabh Bachchan’s Facebook Profile