Popular television actor Shonali Nagrani finally tied the knot with photographer and cinematographer Shiraz Bhattacharya over a memorable 3-day wedding ceremony at a stunningly beautiful beach resort in Kerala (Carnoustie resort, an hour away from Cochin).
With greenery all round, a gorgeous beach in the backdrop, rooms with private pools and fabulous sea food straight from the sea, the three day wedding festivities was attending by television personalities like Niketan Nadhok (seen in Bigg Boss 6), Anushka Manchanda, Sophie Chaudhary, Shveta Salve, Pia Trivedi amongst others.
Bollywood actress Shriya Saran, Mandira Bedi with husband Raj Kaushal, Neha Dhupia, Saraj Jane Dias, Hazel Keech were also present to celebrate Shonali Nagrani’s wedding.
The Sindhi bride though from Delhi followed Bengali customs who was picked up by her brothers while she covered her face with a pan leaf. She then asked Shiraz Bhattacharya to propose to her on the mandap in front of all the guests before the pheras started as she never got a “will you marry me” proposal. Kerala celebrations were followed by a reception in Delhi since her parents are from New Delhi, followed by another sea side reception in Mumbai. The decor of the Kerala wedding is still being talked about with lanterns that were flown in from Vietnam, parasols from Jaipur, and chandeliers on each table, the bar was made of an actual live size Kerala back water boat.
For her mehndi in Kerala, Shonali wore a fun, multicoloured Manali Jagtap ensemble. For the wedding ceremony she wore an antique gold stunning ritu kumar lehenga choli. And for her reception she wore her mother’s 30 year old bridal saree which shonali converted into a lehenga.The Delhi reception was a monsoon wedding in the month of Feb and the saree she wore was a wedding gift from Rakesh Aggarwal.For the Bombay reception she wore a pakistani Faraz Manan, exquisite ivory colour halter gown with a beautifully embroidered sherwani jacket over her gown.
Wedding Pictures: Shonali Nagrani weds Shiraz Bhattacharya
Wedding Pics: Shonali Nagrani and Shriya Saran
Shonali Nagrani Marriage Photos: with husband Shiraz Bhattacharya
Shonali Nagrani Wedding Photo
Shriya Saran at Shonali Nagrani’s wedding
Shriya Saran at Shonali-Shiraz’s wedding
Sarah Jane Dias at Sonali Nagrani’s wedding
Mandira Bedi with Pia Trivedi
Music composer and singer Vishal Dadlani was also present to celebrate the occasion
Bollywood actress Neha Dhupia at Shonali’s wedding
Sarah Jane Dias with Shiraz Bhattacharya and Shonal Nagrani
Pia Trivedi with Shweta Salve