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Ranveer-Deepika wedding Day 1 highlights: Padmaavat actors tie the knot in a traditional Konkani ceremony

Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone, lovingly called DeepVeer by fans, tied the knot in a traditional Konkani ceremony held at a plush resort overlooking the exotic Lake Como.

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: November 15, 2018 8:35:28 am
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The current talk of tinsel town is the fairy tale wedding of Bollywood’s favourite couple Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh. The lovebirds are in Italy for the grand wedding.

The duo on Wednesday tied the knot in a traditional Konkani ceremony held at a plush resort overlooking the exotic Lake Como. The actors will also have a traditional Anand Karaj ceremony on Thursday.

It all started when they first met on the sets of their first film together, Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ram-Leela. There was a connection from the first day itself.

Also Read | Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh tie the knot in Italy

In fact, there is also something special about their wedding dates. They are tying the knot on November 15 which is also when Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ram-Leela had released in 2013. Isn’t that adorable?

Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh will also host wedding receptions in Bangalore and Mumbai.

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    23:33 (IST)14 Nov 2018
    Italian staff goes the extra mile

    The Italian staff at Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh's wedding were dressed in south Indian attires.

    23:29 (IST)14 Nov 2018
    South Indian touch

    The food was served on banana leaves at Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh's wedding.

    23:26 (IST)14 Nov 2018
    South Indian chefs

    South Indian chefs were flown in from Karnataka for Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh's wedding.

    23:07 (IST)14 Nov 2018
    DeepVeer's long wedding

    Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh's Konkani wedding ceremony was four hours long.

    21:16 (IST)14 Nov 2018
    Riteish Deshmukh gives his best to Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh

    Riteish Deshmukh congratulates DeepVeer on their wedding, "Heartiest Congratulations to the newly weds @deepikapadukone & @RanveerOfficial - wishing you both a happy married life. 🎉🎉🎊🎊🎉🎉🎊🎉🎊⚡️⚡️ -it’s blissful to see love culminate into marriage. Loads of love & big hug to you guys."

    21:04 (IST)14 Nov 2018
    Photo: Mana Shetty at Deepika and Ranveer's wedding
    20:32 (IST)14 Nov 2018
    Photo: Guests arrive for Deepika and Ranveer's wedding

    Photo credit: AP

    20:10 (IST)14 Nov 2018
    Ranveer Singh's family arriving at the wedding venue

    Photo credit: AP

    20:06 (IST)14 Nov 2018
    Here's the first photo of the bride

    Photo credit: AP

    19:57 (IST)14 Nov 2018
    First photo of Deepika & Ranveer from Italy is here

    Photo credit: AP

    18:57 (IST)14 Nov 2018
    Kapil Sharma congratulates Deepika and Ranveer

    Kapil Sharma took to Twitter and wrote, "Heartiest congratulations dearest @RanveerOfficial n @deepikapadukone on ur wedding. The most beautiful couple of this world. May god bless u with all the happiness n love. Love u both 😘😘😘😘😘 #RanveerWedsDeepika"

    18:26 (IST)14 Nov 2018
    Kiran Mazumdar Shaw on Deepika and Ranveer's wedding

    "Just Married, Deepika And Ranveer. 'Badhai Ho,' Tweets Bollywood- Just Married, Deepika And Ranveer. 'Badhai Ho,' Tweets Bollywood - Congratulations to the ‘Made for each other’ Jodi! 👏👏❤️❤️ ⁦@deepikapadukone⁩ ⁦@RanveerOfficial⁩," Kiran Mazumdar Shaw said via Twitter.

    17:52 (IST)14 Nov 2018
    Here's looking back at the film that brought Ranveer and Deepika together for the first time

    17:34 (IST)14 Nov 2018
    Ronit Roy wishes newlyweds Ranveer and Deepika

    Ronit Roy posted on Twitter, "@deepikapadukone and @RanveerOfficial CONGRATULATIONS!!!!! Good wishes and prayers for a life together filled with love luck and happiness.......and lots of babies!!"

    17:12 (IST)14 Nov 2018
    Nimrat wishes Deepika and Ranveer

    Nimrat Kaur posted on Twitter, "Huge congratulations @deepikapadukone and @RanveerOfficial !! Here’s to the blissful ever after of every step you walk together...♥️"

    16:57 (IST)14 Nov 2018
    Deepika and Ranveer's wedding: All the details

    Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone's wedding took place in traditional South Indian style. Before the wedding, the couple exchanged rings following Konkani customs.

    Also Read | Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh tie the knot in Italy

    16:25 (IST)14 Nov 2018
    Karan Johar wishes Deepika and Ranveer

    Karan Johar tweeted, "Such a stunning gorgeous and beautiful couple!!!! Nazar utar lo! @deepikapadukone and @RanveerOfficial !! Badhai ho !!! Love you both!!! Here’s to a lifetime of love and joy!❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️"

    16:20 (IST)14 Nov 2018
    Ranveer and Deepika are married

    Raveer Singh and Deepika Padukone tied the knot today in a traditional Konkani ceremony in Italy.

    15:51 (IST)14 Nov 2018
    Deepika Padukone-Ranveer Singh love story

    The rumours around Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh relationship started around the time they started shooting for Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s 2013 film Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ram-Leela. It was during the promotions of the Bhansali film that Ranveer was quite vocal about his relationship with Deepika. He never admitted it but the hints were enough for fans to know what was brewing between the two. 

    Also read | As Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone get married, here’s looking back at their love story

    15:03 (IST)14 Nov 2018
    'Love Personified'

    Ranveer Singh’s hairstylist Nitasha Gaurav who is present at the DeepVeer's wedding shared on Twitter, "No pictures but it was love personified to see them together today. Couldn’t stop my tears, but these were tears of happiness and so I hope they never do. #DeepVeerKiShaadi #ranveerkishaadi #foreverlove." 

    14:35 (IST)14 Nov 2018
    How compatible are Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh

    Astro-Numerologist Sanjay B  Jumaani says, "After years of speculation, Deepika Padukone, a Number 5, and Ranveer Singh, a Number 6, are all set to tie the knot on their lucky dates, 14th (5) and 15th (6) November 2018, respectively. It's not a coincidence that they are getting married on their lucky dates. Colossal hit Ram-Leela, the movie that got them together, released on 15th of November too, precisely the exact date they plan to get ‘knotty’!" He added, "Ranveer is a ’Water’ sign, whereas Deepika is 'Earth' sign. As you all know, Earth and Water are always known to complement each other." 

    13:51 (IST)14 Nov 2018
    Ranveer Singh's haldi ceremony

    Ranveer Singh's Haldi ceremony took place in Mumbai before he left for Italy. 

    13:17 (IST)14 Nov 2018
    Pre-wedding festivities in India

    Before heading to Italy, bride-to-be Deepika Padukone performed a traditional puja at her residence in Bengaluru. The photos of the ceremony were shared by her stylist and celebrity designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee. 

    12:50 (IST)14 Nov 2018
    Ranveer-Deepika Mehendi venue

    This is how the entrance to Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh’s Mehendi ceremony looked. 

    12:23 (IST)14 Nov 2018

    Deepika Padukone's younger sister Anisha Padukone who seems to be excited about her sister's wedding has changed her name on Twitter and Instagram to '#Ladkiwale'. 

    12:08 (IST)14 Nov 2018
    No gifts please!

    According to IANS, Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh have urged guests to direct gifts in the form of a donation to Deepika's The Live Love Laugh Foundation.

    11:43 (IST)14 Nov 2018
    Two weddings

    Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh's wedding will take place on November 14 and 15. According to IANS, on Wednesday, they will marry according to Konkani customs, while on the following day, they will have a traditional Anand Karaj ceremony.

    11:23 (IST)14 Nov 2018
    Harshdeep Kaur performed at Deepika and Ranveer's sangeet

    Source: Harshdeep Kaur/Instagram

    11:10 (IST)14 Nov 2018
    Emotional mehendi for Deepika

    It was a pretty emotional affair for Deepika Padukone. Our source told us that the actor was constantly in tears during the mehendi.

    10:45 (IST)14 Nov 2018
    Designer for the occasion

    Deepika and Ranveer chose to wear designer Sabyasachi's creations for their Mehendi ceremony. 

    10:25 (IST)14 Nov 2018
    Guests enjoy mehendi ceremony

    The guests present at Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh's wedding festivities had a lot of fun. Just like the bride and groom, they also adorned their hands with henna.

    10:08 (IST)14 Nov 2018

    For the mehendi ceremony, Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone colour-coordinated their attires. 

    09:47 (IST)14 Nov 2018
    Mehendi ceremony

    Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh's mehendi ceremony was also held on Tuesday.

    09:27 (IST)14 Nov 2018
    Dressed for the occasion

    While Deepika Padukone wore an off white dress, Ranveer Singh choose a black suit on Tuesday.

    09:17 (IST)14 Nov 2018
    Ranveer and Deepika's dance

    The intimate dinner was followed by a dance session. Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone danced their heart out, with even Ranveer’s dad Jagjit Singh Bhavnani joining the couple.

    09:04 (IST)14 Nov 2018
    Ranveer's emotional speech

    After engagement rings were exchanged, Ranveer Singh gave an emotional speech and Deepika Padukone started crying.

    08:55 (IST)14 Nov 2018
    Ranveer goes down on his knees

    During the engagement ceremony, Ranveer Singh went down on his knees asking for Deepika Padukone’s hand.

    08:45 (IST)14 Nov 2018
    Wedding festivities begin

    Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh’s wedding festivities in Italy started with an engagement ceremony on Tuesday night.

    08:32 (IST)14 Nov 2018
    Private villa for guests

    Each guest at Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh’s wedding is given a private villa facing Lake Como. The wedding is being held at CastaDiva Resort & Spa.

    08:20 (IST)14 Nov 2018
    Handwritten notes

    Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh welcomed guests with handwritten notes. Deepika likes treating near and dear ones with personalised gestures.

    Deepika Padukone will be seen next in filmmaker Meghna Gulzar's untitled biopic on acid attack survivor Laxmi Agarwal. Ranveer Singh will be back on screen with Rohit Shetty's action comedy Simmba, which also stars Sara Ali Khan.