The Happiest Groom & Bride of the Bollywood World: The Rajkumar Rao & Patralekha Dream Wedding
Bollywood’s favorite actor Rajkummar Rao married Patralekhaa Paul in an intimate wedding ceremony, which took place on 15th November, in Chandigarh. Celebrated artists such as Farah Khan, Huma Qureshi and others were a part of the couple’s special day.
The love birds got married in an intimate setup at The Oberoi Sukhvilas Spa Resort, an opulence resort situated at the foothills of the Himalayas, located in the Siswan Forest Range. The duo took vows whilst pursuing Hindu marriage rituals and they tempted everyone present with their love and their stunning wedding ensembles. Patralekhaa Paul wore a gorgeous red sari by Sabyasachi and the groom adorned a dapper attire by the same designer. The dreamy wedding tale is right out of some magic and is sure to warm your soul. From the wedding ceremonies, love story, and wedding pictures, here are some insider details.
The cozy engagement ceremony took place at The Oberoi Sukhvilas Spa Resort, New Chandigarh. A stunning video from Rajkummar and Patralekhaa’s pre-wedding functions created a motion. The proposal and the engagement ceremony went viral within seconds. The beautiful clip included the actor going down on his knees to propose to his fiancé after which she did the exact same. The popular couple then exchanged rings with Ed Sheeran’s song ‘Perfect’ playing in the background. Rajkummar decided on wearing a white kurta with complimenting sneakers, Patralekhaa, on the other hand, stunned us with her white and silver slit beautiful gown with a long train. Completing her magical outfit was a beautiful sheer veil with a heavy silver border. Accessorizing her look were a pair of matching diamond necklaces and bracelets that twinkled as brilliant as the stars from heaven.
THE WEDDING CEREMONY
Held right below those stars was a mandap garnished with marigolds, fairy lights, and delicate white blooms that were ready to hold the wedding. Rajkummar and Patralekhaa’s wedding was conventional yet modest. Adorning a raw silk ivory jacket with gold-plated Bengal tiger buttons, a silk kurta, and churidar Rajkumar was a show-stealer. He accessorized it with a layered necklace of cultured Japanese pearls, to keep his outfit simple with a red turban putting in a pop of color.
The gorgeous bride, on the other hand, was a showstopper in a radiant red tulle embroidered butti saree designed by famed designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee. True to her Bengali roots, Patralekhaa’s bridal attire also included a red and white shankha pola bangles and alta that tinted her palms. Regardless, it was her outstanding dupatta that was the hub of interest with the phrase penned by Sabyasachi himself which said ‘I am submitting you my heart full of love’ embroidered on the border in Bangla. Patralekhaa chose to keep her makeup light and simple with an understated pout and a traditional chandan design dotted over her eyebrows. Accessorizing her look was jewellery crafted out of 22k gold and diamonds with a kundan encrusted mathapatti, a statement Nath and a ring, kundan studded jhumkas, a necklace, heavy gold balas..
Rajkummar Rao and Patralekhaa have been dating for over a decade as they crossed paths while working together. Sharing the pictures from the wedding, Rajkummar Rao wrote: “Finally after 11 years of love, romance, friendship and fun, I got married to my everything today, my soulmate, my best friend, my family. Today there is no greater happiness for me than being called your husband Patralekhaa. Here’s to forever .. and beyond.” Patralekhaa wrote in her post: “I got married to my everything today; my boyfriend, my partner in crime, my family, my soulmate…My best friend for the last 11 years! There is no greater feeling than to be your wife! Here’s to our forever…“
Congratulations, Rajkummar Rao and Patralekhaa. Our hearts are melting.