Politician and Former Civil Aviation Minister, Praful Patel’s daughter Poorna Patel recently got married to industrialist Namit Soni, Managing Director of Namco Industries. And, it was one star-studded affair, with likes of Salman Khan, Hrithik Roshan, Sonakshi Sinha, Jacqueline Fernandez, Neha Dhupia, Angad Bedi and Sachin Tendulkar attending this big fat Indian wedding, in Mumbai. The wedding has been breaking the internet ever since and all social media feeds are trending with this grand wedding. The couple tied the knot in absolute grandeur on July 21, 2018.
The pre-wedding celebrations kicked off at Ceejay House (Worli) owned by Praful Patel’s family. The wedding celebrations were hosted at Taj Lands End, Mumbai, the Grand Hyatt Mumbai and the Dome @ NSCI. Check out the entire wedding album of the newlyweds:
Meet The Adorable Couple
Pre Wedding Celebrations
The grand wedding of #poornabanisoni kick-started with the Mehendi and sangeet ceremony, with a stellar performance by Guru Randhawa. The decor for the Mehendi ceremony was done by The Wedding Design Company, with Manish Malhotra as the creative designer.
For the Mehendi ceremony, Poorna Patel opted for an ivory lehenga by Manish Malhotra. It has flower motifs made of thread work and embellishments all over. The ensemble took 3 months to get the flawless trail says the ace designer in an Instagram post
Check out Poorna’s solo dance performance at “Mahi Ve” from Kal Ho Na Ho at her Mehendi Ceremony.
A glimpse of decor by Gurleen M Puri at Taj Land’s End for groom’s Mehendi
Check out baby Ziva’s performance, stealing all the eyeballs at the sangeet.
A dance performance by the bride herself with Guru Randhawa
Salman Khan also performed at Poorna Patel’s sangeet night on “Swag Se Swagat”
And, not to forget the stunning performance by Jacqueline Fernandez
The Whos Who of the Tinseltown At The Pre Wedding Celebrations
Zaheer Khan attended the sangeet night with wife Sagarika Ghatge.
Cricketer Yuvraj Singh was seen enjoying the sangeet ceremony too.
Sophie Chaudhary was seen clicking selfies with couple.
Sakshi Dhoni who is also Poorna’s best friend came along with husband Mahendra Singh Dhoni and daughter Ziva.
And, the mandatory best friend selfie.
Check out Sakshi’s dance at the sangeet ceremony at ‘Mere Khwabon Mein Jo Aaye’
Check out Nushrat Bharucha dancing with Manish Malhotra
Wedding at Grand Hyatt, Mumbai
For the wedding day, Poorna wore a custom-made offwhite lehenga by Manish Malhotra. The lehenga is made of fabric soft pink flowers with light silver zardosi embroidery of leaves. The trail has names of Poona and Namit embroidered with beautiful shlokas which took more than 3 months to come in shape. And, we just can’t keep our eyes off this pretty ensemble.
Sakshi Singh with husband Mahendra Singh Dhoni at Poorna Patel’s wedding.
Celebrity Pilates instructor Yasmin Karachiwala
Reception at Dome@NSCI
The wedding celebrations ended with a grand finale reception. Everyone from the film fraternity came to bless the newly married. Poorna Patel and Namit Soni were seen wearing Manish Malhotra’s custom-made ensemble. Poorna looked gorgeous in glittery golden saree, which she accessorized with a set of diamond earrings and necklace. The suave groom, Namit wore a black bandhgala for the night.
The Celebrity Guests
The list of celebrities who came to bless the couple is endless.
Poorna’s best friend Sakshi Singh Dhoni looked stunning in grey plunging neck blouse with the long flared skirt. And, Dhoni wore a white bandhgala. But, we couldn’t keep our eyes off from baby Ziva.
Shah Rukh Khan came in an all black suit for the reception
Sonakshi Sinha wore a lime sharara for the occasion.
Katrina Kaif wore a sky blue lehenga with minimal jewelry and completed the look with bindi.
Sophie Chaudhary was slaying at the reception in silver saree with off shoulder blouse.
Neha Dhupia came with husband Angad Bedi and looked stunning together. Neha wore raw mango and Angad opted for Shantanu & Nikhil.
From politician Uddhav Thackeray, Sachin Tendulkar, Hrithik Roshan, Urvashi Rautela, Sangeeta Bijlani, Zarine Khan and Zaheer Khan and many more were also spotted at the reception.
Wishing the couple a very happy married life.
The Dream Team Behind This Gorgeous Wedding
Venues: Taj Land’s End (Groom’s Mehendi)
Bride’s Mehendi & Wedding: Grand Hyatt Mumbai
Sangeet, Reception & After-Party: Dome@NSCI and The Palace Hall at NSCI.
Makeup Artist: Mickey Contractor
Bridal Wear: Manish Malhotra
Groom Wear: Manish Malhotra
Photography & Film: Reels and Frames
Decor (Groom’s Mehendi): Gurleen M Puri
Wedding Design & Decor: The Wedding Design Company (WDC)
Event Hospitality: Motwane Entertainment & Weddings (MEW)
Production, Entertainment & Event Management: Wedniksha