Indian cinema is popularly famous for the numerous love stories produced by it; it’s the most popular culture in Bollywood. How is it possible for the people who belong to the industry to not have a wow love story? Exactly, Bollywood celebrities receive much of the limelight for their extremely romantic affairs and marriage. Adding more curiosity to it, today we are here with the list of Bollywood couples and the landing of their ample romantic marriage proposal.
Shah Rukh and Gauri- to the moon and back
Who wouldn’t fall for the king of romance, yet for Shah Rukh Khan it took a whole lot of efforts to even become friends with Gauri. There are rumors that Shah Rukh was even beaten by Gauri’s brothers before he moved to Mumbai. Shah Rukh used to wait for days to see Gauri before he was cast in the daily soap. He never gave up on Gauri and finally, she fell for Shah Rukh. After years of a successful marriage, Shah Rukh still doesn’t miss a chance to express his love for Gauri.
Love, at first sight, Nargis and Sunil Dutt
One of the most adorable love stories from Bollywood’s history. When Sunil Dutt met Nargis, she was already a star of her generation while Sunil was at his beginning steps. Sunil Dutt fell in love instantaneously with Nargis when he saw her live first time on the sets of their first film together “Mother India” in which he was playing the role of Nargis’s son. On the same set a fire broke out around Nargis and Sunil jumped into it all the way to save her and the game was over. Nargis fell for Sunil Dutt, they married in 1958 and endured in love with each other till the end.
Shashi Kapoor and Jennifer Kendal, a new definition of love
Many of us may be unaware of this gorgeous love story which is one of the most touching for sure. Bollywood’s most humble man Shashi Kapoor met Jennifer while both of them came to Kolkata for a stage show and Shashi Kapoor found her extremely bright & beautiful. Talking about their first meeting Shashi Kapoor mentioned “My glance fell on this fabulous looking girl who looked Russian. Her face glowed pink. I tried to find out who she was and learned that she was part of another theatre group – one from the U.K.”
The beautiful couple met, fell in love & got married in 1958, later in 1984 Jennifer died; this episode broke Shashi Kapoor completely. Even after Jennifer’s death Shashi Kapoor devoted rest of his life to her memories with him. Isn’t it adorable?
Dilip Kumar and Saira Banu forever
Age is just a number and this wow love story of Dilip Kumar and Saira Banu is a live example of it. They had an age gap of 22 years; Saira Banu was a big fan of the “Tragedy King” Dilip Kumar. Like any other gorgeous woman, Saira had many lovers but her mother never approved any of them to marry her instead she offered Saira’s hand to Dilip Kumar for marriage. They got married in 1966 and Saira left her career altogether to spend a happy life with love of her life Dilip Kumar.
Ajay and Kajol, opposite attracts
Opposite attracts, in their case yes they do. Ajay Devgn is believed to be a shy & calm man whereas Kajol is a happy go lucky and talkative person and their love story is no less than a rom-com. It took time for them to become friends and once they were friends it did not take time for them to fall madly for each other. They became a couple while working for the 1995 film Hulchul. They played a vital & important role in each other’s life. While Kajol was a perfect friend, Ajay gave him advice for another relation she had then. Comical isn’t it?
Dharmendra and Hema rebel in love
The He-man of Bollywood and Dream girl of the entire country, Dharmendra & Hema were so in love that no boundaries could stop them from getting all the way together forever. Their love story blossomed on the sets of their ultimate hit film “Sholay” and Dharmendra proposed marriage to Hema. Later this love story had a rough path to cross together as the first wife of Dharmendra was not ready to give divorce to him but Dharmendra and Hema were madly in love and both of them converted into Islam to get married. Now, after years the couple still lives happily together.
Amitabh and Jaya, perfect couple
Perfect couple, golden Jodi and many such are the synonyms. This Bollywood couple had made through all the ups & downs in their life and they are still deeply in love. Amitabh is the yet the Shehanshah of Bollywood whereas Jaya is not much involved in the industry nowadays. The adoration of this beautiful couple can be seen in the various small and big moments when both of them stood strong supporting each other.
Genelia and Riteish, Cutest love story
This couple is also a symbol of eternal love in this plastic world; despite all the differences they make a flawless pair sharing the bond of love & friendship. Genelia was 16 when she came to Hyderabad with her mother and met Riteish. They met next for the shoot of their first film together in 2002 “Tujhe Meri Kasam” and rest nothing is hidden. The couple mentioned that none of them ever proposed a marriage, they were in love and they were best friends rest their family fixed every ritual for them to live happily ever after.
Aishwarya-Abhishek and the ring
While on the shoot of their most popular 2007 film “Guru” Abhishek proposed to Aishwarya for marrying him with the same ring they used in the film. Abhishek said in an interview that “I was filming in New York for a film and I used to stand in my balcony and wish that “wouldn’t it nice if I was here with her. Married” and after the premiere of Guru I took her to the same hotel and the same balcony to propose her.
The childhood sweethearts Imran and Avantika
Like any sweet childhood love story, Imran Khan and Avantika Malik also shared an adorable bond. They have a beautiful proposal story where Imran sneaked into Avantika’s room in her house through the back door. He decorated the room with candles and proposed her to get married to him by going down on one knee.
Kunal Khemu – Soha Ali Khan and Paris
It was one of the most romantic proposals when Kunal Khemu proposed his long-term girlfriend Soha Ali Khan in Paris while they were enjoying a retreat. Kunal also asked Soha to choose the marriage destination same as her parents and brother.
Twinkle and Akshay’s bet
The couple got married in the year 2001 after Twinkle Khanna lost a bet to Akshay Kumar. In 2002 the actress was too confident about the box office hit of her film Mela with Amir Khan. She had a bet with Akshay where if “Mela” was a hit, she would continue her career but if it fails she will marry him. Hilarious, Mela was a disaster at the box office and Twinkle Married Akshay.
Saif-Kareena and their trip
Saif proposed Kareena when they were having a romantic vacation in Paris. Firstly Kareena did not want to talk about marriage later she said okay in the response. The couple got married in 2012 and they are blessed with an adorable baby boy.
We are just waiting for some addition to this list! Ranveer – Deepika; are you listing?