Nita Ambani and Mukesh Ambani’s eldest son, Akash Ambani is all set to tie the knot with his childhood friend and longtime girlfriend Shloka Mehta. Akash and Shloka have been friends since childhood. They went to the same school Dhirubhai Ambani International School together. They have been dating for five years now and Akash formally proposed Shloka in the presence of their families in March.
Although the marriage is not till December this year, the Ambani family have been having a gala time these past few days as the couple is getting engaged. Akash and Shloka will formally exchange rings on 30 June 2018. But the pre-engagement festivities have been going on for a couple of days now. Shloka Mehta, who is the daughter of diamond magnate Russel Mehta, celebrated her Mehendi function two days ago. She looked lovely in cobalt blue heavily embroidered lehenga.
Ever since then, their families and friend are celebrating their pre-engagement ceremonies. To congratulate the couple, the who’s who of Bollywood arrived at the Ambani residence. Shah Rukh Khan, Gauri Khan, Sachin Tendulkar, Anjali Tendulkar, Alia Bhatt, Ranbir Kapoor, Karan Johar, Ayaan Mukherjee, Anupama Chopra, Vidhu Vinod Chopra, Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas were a few among others who graced the pre-engagement festivities.
The A-listers of Bollywood arrived in their best fashionable outfits. Check out the exclusive pictures and see who wore what:
Alia looked pretty in a pink Manish Malhotra saree. She wore gorgeous Amprapali chandbalis. We are loving her black micro bindi and gajra.
Priyanka Chopra & Nick Jonas
Priyanka arrived at the Ambani bash with beau Nick Jonas and was looked every bit the stunning desi girl that she is. She wore an Abu Jani-Sandeep Khosla custom made saree. She looked radiant in the red-hot saree. The silver detailing on the border and silver sequined blouse added more oomph to the look.
Gauri Khan & Shah Rukh Khan
Gauri wore a stunning cobalt blue and silver dress by Falguni Shane Peacock India. With matching silver chandbalis, Gauri looked like a diva. And Shah Rukh looked handsome as ever in navy blue suit and a matching blue tie. They looked picture perfect in colour-coordinated outfits.
Karan always puts his best fashion foot forward. Whatever the occasion is, Karan Johar always manages to look stylish. At the Ambani Bash, Karan wore a smart maroon velvet sherwani by Manish Malhotra.
Rockstar Ranbir Kapoor joined the celebration in a deep blue pinstriped kurta-pyjama. The off-white jacket fitted him perfectly and was accentuating his lean body. He looked dapper in traditional outfit.
Sachin Tendulkar & Anjali Tendulkar
Sachin Tendulkar, who is also known as the God of cricket, arrived with his wife Anjali Tendulkar to congratulate the couple. The couple wore matching outfits and looked lovely as ever.
Anupama Chopra & Vidhu Vinod Chopra
Leading film critic Anupama Chopra and Bollywood’s one of the finest director/producer Vidhu Vinod Chopra also graced the bash with their presence. Anupama looked graceful as ever in a pastel pink salwar-suit.
Bride Shloka arriving at the venue for the pre-engagement festivities and rituals.
The groom Akash at the entrance of the venue greeting and escorting guests.
Groom’s younger sister Isha all decker-up for her brother’s engagement.
The star couple Shloka & Akash
Shankar Mahadevan with the Ambani Family
Nita Ambani all decked-up for her eldest son’s pre-engagement celebration