The wedding of the year was flagged off with a private sangeet attended by family and a select band of Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor's celebrity friends. The first of the pre-wedding functions was held at Kareena's Bandra residence and every attempt was made to keep it off-limits from the press, including a covered terrace.
Kareena wore an orange lehenga with a gold choli. Saif was in white.
Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor escorted to the Sangeet ceremony.
The would-be bride Kareena Kapoor arrives at the venue of the pre-wedding celebration.
Saif Ali Khan tries hard to ignore the paparazzi as he arrives at the pre-wedding ceremony.
Saif Ali Khan keeps it regal with white.
Kareena look wary of the media presence as she arrives for the Sangeet ceremony.
Saif Ali Khan's younger sister Soha Ali Khan arrives at the venue.
Soha and beau, actor Kunal Khemu, was also at the Sangeet.
Kareena's good friend Amrita Arora who is expecting a second baby, came with husband Shakeel Ladak.
Designer and good friend Manish Malhotra looks busy and ready for the Sangeet.
Manish Malhotra has designed Kareena's wedding trousseau and refurbished the traditional gharara she will wear for the nikaah (wedding).
The wedding will reportedly be held on Tuesday and is planned as a quiet affair, with only immediate family members from both sides invited.