The glamorous world of Sonakshi Sinha and Zaheer Iqbal’s wedding reception


Mumbai: The city of dreams witnessed a star-studded affair as Bollywood’s beloved actress Sonakshi Sinha and her longtime beau, actor Zaheer Iqbal, exchanged vows in an intimate wedding reception. The couple, who had been dating for seven years, opted for a low-key registered marriage at Sonakshi’s Bandra residence, surrounded by close family and friends.

The Radiant Couple

Dressed in matching off-white ensembles, Sonakshi and Zaheer looked radiant. The love-dipped photos captured their joy and laughter, surrounded by loved ones. In a heartfelt Instagram post, Sonakshi shared, “On this very day, seven years back (23.06.2017), in each other’s eyes, we saw love in its purest form and decided to hold on to it. Today, that love has guided us through all the challenges and triumphs, leading up to this moment—where, with the blessings of both our families and both our gods, we are now man and wife. Here’s to love, hope, and all things beautiful with each other, from now until forever”.

Celebrity Guests Galore

The reception was graced by Bollywood’s crème de la crème. Superstar Salman Khan stole the limelight, looking dapper in a black suit. Sonakshi, the stunning bride, wore a red silk saree adorned with a choker-style green and golden necklace, matching drop earrings, and red bangles. She added a touch of charm to her bun with a jasmine garland. Zaheer, the handsome groom, donned a white sherwani and danced with joy on his special day, while Sonakshi hugged him with sheer happiness.

Other celebrities who attended the grand affair included:

  • Vidya Balan and Siddharth Roy Kapur: The power couple graced the event.
  • Subhash Ghai and his wife: The renowned filmmaker added glamour to the evening.
  • Saira Banu: The veteran star posed elegantly in a green salwar kameez.
  • Rekha: The timeless beauty made a striking appearance.
  • Raveena Tandon, Daisy Shah, and Sangeeta Bijlani: These divas congratulated the newlyweds.
  • Aditya Roy Kapur: The heartthrob was present to celebrate the couple’s love.
  • Richa Chadha and Ali Fazal: The talented duo added their star power.
  • Ramesh Sippy, Fardeen Khan, and Arbaaz Khan: Filmmakers and actors graced the red carpet.
  • Anil Kapoor: The ever-charming actor made his presence felt.
  • Kajol: The black and golden saree-clad actress turned heads.
  • Huma Qureshi: She looked ethereal in a beige saree with a trendy cutout blouse.
  • Chunky Panday: Sporting a blue jacket, he paired it with black denim.
  • Priyank Sharma and Shaza Morani: The couple celebrated alongside Sonakshi and Zaheer.
  • Gulshan Devaiah and Kallirooi Tziafeta: Actors and their spouses added to the festivities.
  • Zoya Murani, Aanand L Rai, and Reema Kagti: Filmmakers were part of the star-studded guest list.
  • Kajol and Tabu: These iconic actresses graced the occasion.
  • Yo Yo Honey Singh, Anushka Ranjan, and Sanjeeda Sheikh: The music sensation and actors added their charm.

The Wedding Details

Sonakshi and Zaheer’s love story culminated in an intimate ceremony. The couple released their first wedding photos on Instagram, showcasing their happiness and love. Sonakshi looked resplendent in an ivory saree with delicate embroidery, minimal jewelry, and white roses adorning her bun. Zaheer opted for an all-white ensemble, capturing the essence of their special day. The couple shared a tender moment—the first picture showing Zaheer kissing Sonakshi’s hand, and the last capturing them holding each other lovingly.