An entire city in the heart of Swiss Riviera came to a standstill recently when two beautiful souls decided to exchange the wedding vows there. It was a grand NRI wedding of Dubai-based business family’s scion Tanya Ganwani and London-based Rajiv Varma. The big fat wedding took place in Montreux, Switzerland, which was almost shut down because of the celebrations of these two. Right from splendid décor to gorgeous outfits, every bit of this wedding was grand in true sense. Check out the big fat celebrations of this NRI wedding and get inspired.
The Gorgeous Couple
Tanya Ganwani is the daughter of Jayant and Monica Gangwani, the Dubai-based retailers and realtors who own the Lals Group. Rajiv is the son of Shobha and Moni Varma, who are London-based exporters.
The Big Fat NRI Wedding Celebrations
Tanya and Rajiv had an engagement party earlier this year in Dubai. The bride wore a mermaid style embellished lehenga and the groom complemented her well in a blue bandhgala jacket and trousers.
Image Courtesy: Imprint Studio
The wedding celebrations kick-started with a welcome dinner party in Montreux, Switzerland. The bride to be looked resplendent in a 3 D floral gown and the groom looked dapper in a teal green suit. London based band The Fellas performed at the do and kept the couple’s guests entertained with its fine music.
The welcome dinner was followed by a vibrant mehendi ceremony. The décor featured fresh flowers and the couple was dressed to the nines for the do. The bride donned a pretty Suneet Varma creation. Here, have a look at the lovely mehendi ceremony of this much talked about NRI wedding:
The sangeet was a glamorous evening with gold and purple colour scheme in the décor.
Both the families came together to give some rocking performances in the honour of the couple. Check out a few glimpses from the evening:
A lot of celebrities too performed at the sangeet night of Tanya and Rajiv, with Punjabi singing sensation Sukhbir and rapper Badshah being the star performers of the evening.
Tanya and Rajiv’s Shaadi List
Event Planners: Percept Weddings
Décor: The Wedding Design Company
Venue: Fairmont Le Montreux Palace
Bridal Hair & MUA: Bianca Louzado
Entertainment: The Fellas
Wedding Photography: The Wedding Story
Engagement Photography: Imprint Studio
Here’s wishing the newlyweds a blissful married life ahead. In the end, let us leave you with some more beautiful pictures of this big fat NRI wedding: