Celebrity weddings are all about the glitz and glamour, peppered with the occasional titbit of scandal to keep the hounds sniffing for the treasured bounty.
As the hullabaloo about the Saif Ali Khan - Kareena Kapoor wedding reachs its peak we take a look at some of the other Bollywood weddings that got equal media attention.
Aishwarya Rai and Abhishek Bhachchan tired the knot on April 20, 2007. The media went berserk as the two stars get married in a very traditional manner in a private ceremony held at the Bachchans’ bungalow Prateeksha.
The grand wedding became a huge media sensation and their families tried to make it as private as possible.
Actress Shilpa Shetty's wedding was one big royal Punjabi wedding. A south Indian Shilpa got married to Punjabi Raj Kundra in a complete traditional way. Her wedding reception was equally grand. The couple greeted the media and also posed for pictures.
Bollywood’s heartthrob Hrithik Roshan broke million hearts when he got married to his childhood sweetheart Suzzanne.
His wife is the youngest daughter of Sanjay Khan in a private ceremony comprising both Hindu and Muslim rites. The grand wedding happened at Sanjay Khan's Golden Palms resort in Bangalore.
A very grand wedding happened in Kapoor family when Karisma Kapoor got married to Sanjay Kapur in typical Kapoor tradition at the home of her grandfather R K Cottage.
They opted for an hour-long Sikh wedding ceremony. The wedding was attended by some of the most prominent personalities in India.
Actor Sanjay Dutt married Manyata according to Hindu rituals in the presence of family and friends in 20080. The inquisitive paparazzi were kept strictly away. The two had a private wedding ceremony in Goa.
It was a church wedding for Lara Dutta who married Indian Tennis star Mahesh Bhupati in Goa. The grand wedding was attended by prominent personalities from sports and films.
It was a big lavish Bangalore wedding for Vivek Oberoi who got married to Priyanka Alva, daughter of Former Indian Politician Jeevraj Alva. The wedding happened both in Karnataka and Punjabi style at the sprawling farm house of Alvas in north Bangalore.
Kajol and Ajay Devgn got married in a very private ceremony. The wedding happened according to both Maharashtrain and Punjabi rites.
It was a grand celebration when Bollywood’s chocolate boy Imran Khan got married to his long time girlfriend Avantika at his uncle Aamir Khan’s place in Pali Hill. Aamir threw a splendid wedding reception that saw the who’s who of tinsel town.
Actress Celine Jaitley's wedding had no pre-occasion hype. But the post wedding pictures posted by the actress herself raised quite a lot of eyebrows. Celine got married to Dubai based hotelier Peter Hog in a church wedding.
CELINA JAITLY WROTE ON TWITTER - Beloved tweeple. ..With great pleasure I would like to announce my wedding with @peterhaag n the 23rd of last month at a thousand year old monastery in Austria. We seek your blessings and good wishes, and apologize for the delayed announcement due to a family tragedy ...
Amrita had a church wedding first which was attended by her close pals from the film industry. Amrita and Shakeel then had a nikaah too. Their marriage was a complete star studded event.
When Saif Ali Khan got married to 16-year-older Amrita Singh quietly he gave no room for media buzz.
But second time around Saif is getting his share of media attention and probably more than he ever wanted. Saif's wedding to Kareena Kapoor has generated unprecedented media attention. The couple will be getting married in court and thereafter throw a reception for family and friends.
(Pic Courtesy: Agencies/Twitter)