The Neerja fame actress Sonam Kapoor, daughter of Anil Kapoor is all set to walk the aisle with her beau Anand Ahuja in a big blowout ceremony fit for royals. Thus now it is being confirmed that she is marrying the London based entrepreneur and the ceremony is definitely going to be grand. The family was looking at Udaipur and Jaipur as the wedding destination but now have zeroed in at Geneva. Sonam-Anand wedding will be just as exclusive and bespoke. The Neerja actress will marry Anand Ahuja in a two-day ceremony on May 11 and 12. It is going to be a traditional Hindu wedding and papa Anil Kapoor has already started making bulk flight bookings for their esteemed guests. It reminds us of Virat Kohli-Anushka Sharma’s Tuscany wedding. Sonam Kapoor is busy shooting for her movie “Veere Di Wedding” and soon after the shooting of this movie; she is going to marry her boyfriend Anand for which she had only zeroed on the venue in Geneva. Sonam decided Geneva as her wedding destination in January when she went there to finish some of her professional commitments along with her sister Rhea. They looked at various venues before deciding the final one. Currently, Sonam is off to a spa retreat in Austria after a short holiday with her beau in London. Since Sonam Kapoor is the fashionista in Bollywood so she had chosen fashion industry’s Abu Jaani – Sandeep Khosla for her traditional wedding ceremonies costume designers along with the actress’s favorite British designers Tamara Ralph and Michael Russo for others.
Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja have been rumored to be together for almost two years now. The alleged couple spends a lot of time together and is often spotted at parties and vacations. Though Sonam has always been very tight-lipped about her personal life speculations of her marriage details is out now in the open. The last time Sonam Kapoor spoke about her idea of marriage, she said, “The best part has to be the coming together of friends and families under one roof to celebrate. I also love how couples write passages or vows for one another and read them out… I think it’s really meaningful and beautiful. Besides that, I love everything about shringar and mehndi, along with all the games that one plays during different ceremonies. In fact, my role models for a picture perfect marriage are my parents. I have always modeled them as an ideal couple and learned from them that best friends make the best couples. More than that, I also have learned that wedding is not as important as a successful marriage. It was at Akshay Kumar’s success party for Rustom that Sonam and Anand made their first public appearance. Since then, they have been inseparable. However, Sonam has always maintained that she likes to keep her personal life to herself and that she will never talk about her relationships.
Sonam and Anand are dating since two years and it was evident from the day one that they will walk the distance, together. Anand is a fashion entrepreneur and owner of a bespoke fashion line Bhane. He operates mostly from Delhi and London. Sonam and he share a similar passion for art and fashion. Anand Ahuja is the MD of his family-owned company and India’s largest export house ‘Shahi Exports’. He is also an entrepreneur and CEO and MD of the clothing brand namely ‘Bhane’ in Delhi which is the largest export company in India. He is also the founder of India’s first sneaker shoe store ‘Veg Non-Veg’. Sonam Kapoor also wears the attire of his clothing brand ‘Bhane’.
Sonam mentioned her definition of a bride as she concluded “A happy bride is the best bride. I think someone who’s happy and excited to start her new life is always a quintessential bride.”