Every individual dream of a perfect marriage where life is all about a bed of roses. However, when it comes to an arranged marriage, people have their apprehensions and insecurities. Many avoid arranged marriages (especially in today's time) fearing compatibility issues and other problems that can rock their married life. However, in spite of the apprehensions, many individuals accept their parents choice and settle for an arranged marriage instead. Mentioned below are some famous Bollywood Actors who shocked the world with their rocking arranged marriage.
Shahid Kapoor and Mira Rajput
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Shahid Kapoor is a real heartthrob whose infectious smile and the oh-so-cute dimple makes every girl go weak on their knees. However, the heartthrob broke millions of heart when he announced his marriage with Mira Rajput. Many people and so-called relationship experts believed that this marriage would go kaput sooner or later. But as they say, true love has the power to withstand all obstructions and struggles. With the blessings of their family members and loved ones, Shahid Kapoor and Mira Rajput tied the nuptial knot on 7th July 2015. Blessed with a baby daughter, Misha Kapoor, the adorable couple is all set to embrace parenthood for the second time. Arranged marriage truly rocks for this lovely couple!
Madhuri Dixit and Shriram Nene
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Madhuri Dixit, also known as the Dhak Dhak girl needs no introduction. Known for her superlative acting and dancing skills, the actress with a million dollar smile has been a part of some of the biggest Bollywood Blockbusters including Hum Apke Hain Kaun, Beta, and Tehzaab. While still at the peak of her career, Madhuri Dixit decided to settle down in life. What surprised many was her decision to opt for an arranged marriage with an NRI Surgeon, Dr. Sriram Nene in 1999. Soon after, she shifted base to Denver, Colorado, to enjoy her married life and spend some quality time with her husband. Blessed with two lovely sons, Madhuri Dixit Nene moved back to India with her family in 2011 and started her second innings in the Bollywood with the same zeal and dedication. Even after so many years of togetherness, the couple looks so much in love spreading happiness all around.
Karishma Kapoor and Sanjay Kapur
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Daughter of famous Bollywood actors Babita and Randhir Kapoor, Karisma Kapoor has always been a delight to watch. Her performance in Raja Hindustani, Judwaa, or Hero No.1 won her lots of accolades and fans. Her relationship with Abhishek Bachchan was the talk of the town. While everyone was waiting with bated breath for their wedding, Abhishek and Karishma decided to call off their engagement for reasons best known to them. In 1993, Karishma Kapoor tied the knot with Sanjay Kapur, a Businessman based in Delhi. However, after many years of marriage and two lovely children, Karishma and Sanjay decided to call it quits with an official divorce in 2016.
Vivek Oberoi and Priyanka Alva
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Vivek Oberoi started his career on a promising note with the Company followed by Sathiya. However, his relationship with Aishwarya Rai and alleged feud with Salman Khan did Vivek's career more harm than good. Soon after, his relationship with Aishwarya also went kaput. Nursing a broken heart, Vivek Oberoi got married to Priyanka Alva in 2010. Proud parents of two adorable kids, the arranged marriage has filled Vivek and Priyanka's life with unlimited love and happiness.
Neil Nitin Mukesh and Rukmini Sahay
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Coming from a musical background (grandfather Mukesh and father Nitin Mukesh), music was supposed to be an obvious career choice for this handsome hunk. However, acting fascinated him more and in 2007 he entered the world of Bollywood with Johnny Gaddaar. While his professional life has been going great guns, Neil Nitin Mukesh surprised his fans to the core when he decided to give arranged marriage a thumbs up. A destination wedding in Udaipur, Neil Nitin Mukesh marriage with Rukmini Sahay in February 2017 was a grand affair. Soon going to embrace parenthood, here's wishing the lovely couple lots of happiness and best wishes.
An arranged marriage can also fill your life with lots of happiness and memories to cherish lifelong. All it needs is a little understanding, love, and respect from both the partners.