Sonam Kapoor’s mehendi highlights: Janhvi Kapoor, Katrina Kaif, Rekha and others in attendance

Sonam Kapoor mehendi: Want to know which Bollywood stars attended the high-profile ceremony and what happened at the event on Monday? Read our blog for all the updates.

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: May 8, 2018 7:11:23 am
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Bollywood star Sonam Kapoor is tying the knot with Delhi-based businessman Anand Ahuja on May 8. But before the big day, the actor celebrated her mehendi on Monday. The event was held at the actor’s pad in Sunteck Signature Island, Bandra Kurla Complex. The dress code for the high-profile function was ‘Indian Festive-Shades of White.’

Photos: Inside Sonam Kapoor’s mehendi

After months of speculation, the actor finally made the big announcement about her relationship with a statement that announced her wedding. The statement released to the media read, “The Kapoor & Ahuja families, take great joy and pride, in announcing the marriage of Sonam & Anand. The wedding will take place on the 8th of May in Mumbai. Since it is an intimate affair, we request you to respect the family’s need for privacy. Thank you for all your blessings and love, as we celebrate this special moment in our lives.”

Also read | Sonam Kapoor-Anand Ahuja mehendi celebrations: A look at what the couple and Bollywood celebs wore

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Sonam Kapoor mehendi: Read our blog for all the updates about Sonam Kapoor's mehendi ceremony.

22:57 (IST) 07 May 2018
Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja leave the mehendi venue

22:55 (IST) 07 May 2018
Sonam Kapoor's kaleera ceremony with Jacqueline Fernandez
22:48 (IST) 07 May 2018
Sonam Kapoor danced to Veere Di Wedding song Tareefan during the mehendi
22:33 (IST) 07 May 2018
Sonam Kapoor let her hair down during the mehendi

21:50 (IST) 07 May 2018
Karan Johar shares a photo with Sonam Kapoor
 

Gorgeousness! @sonamkapoor #sonamkishaadi

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21:37 (IST) 07 May 2018
Varun Dhawan made a late entry at Sonam Kapoor's mehendi

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Karisma Kapoor was accompanied by daughter Samiera Kapoor

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Sonam Kapoor's kaleera ceremony with Janhvi Kapoor
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Sukhbir performed at Sonam Kapoor's mehendi

20:57 (IST) 07 May 2018
Anil Kapoor showed off his bhangra skills
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Sonam Kapoor's kaleera ceremony with Pooja Dhingra
20:46 (IST) 07 May 2018
Mohit Marwah with the stunning bride-to-be Sonam Kapoor

20:22 (IST) 07 May 2018
Looks like Arjun and Mohit had a fun time bonding with Sanjay Kapoor and David Dhawan

20:19 (IST) 07 May 2018
Katrina Kaif strikes a pose with bride-to-be Sonam

20:09 (IST) 07 May 2018
Katrina Kaif makes a splashing entry with her sister Isabelle Kaif

 

(Photo Source: Varinder Chawla) 

19:54 (IST) 07 May 2018
Here's as adorable photo of Rekha striking a pose with Farah Khan's kids

Farah Khan Kunder shared an adorable photo of yesteryear actress Rekha with her kids. The caption read, "Awwwww! #rekhaji so warm n loving always.. with czar diva & anya.. #sonamkishaadi."

19:51 (IST) 07 May 2018
Rani Mukerji and Karan Johar re-unite at Sonam's mehendi
19:37 (IST) 07 May 2018
Filmmaker David Dhawan arrives at the venue

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Harshvardhan Kapoor receives Boney Kapoor at the venue

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When Bhavesh Joshi met the Veeres
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Celebrity choreographer Farah Khan arrives with her kids

(Photo Source: Varinder Chawla)

19:23 (IST) 07 May 2018
Arjun Kapoor arrives looking like a handsome Punjabi munda

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19:22 (IST) 07 May 2018
The Kapoor and Marwah gang are ready to party

19:19 (IST) 07 May 2018
Hichki actor Rani Mukerji waves at fans at the venue

(Photo Source: Varinder Chawla) 

19:18 (IST) 07 May 2018
Karan Johar has his ethnic game strong

Filmmaker Karan Johar, who shares a close bond with the Kapoors, arrives at the venue dressed in an ethnic suit. Karan was also seen cheering for the Kapoor family at the intimate do yesterday.

(Photo Source: Varinder Chawla) 

19:11 (IST) 07 May 2018
Janhvi and Khushi Kapoor look absolutely picture-perfect

19:09 (IST) 07 May 2018
Sonam and Anand are all set to have some fun

19:00 (IST) 07 May 2018
Arjun Kapoor's swag on full blast

18:59 (IST) 07 May 2018
Sonam's girl gang is all set to rock the evening

18:58 (IST) 07 May 2018
Sonam's close friends and designers Sandeep Khosla and Abu Jani at the venue

(Photo Source: Varinder Chawla)

18:50 (IST) 07 May 2018
Shilpa Shetty rocks the traditional white theme at Sonam's mehendi

(Source: Varinder Chawla) 

18:44 (IST) 07 May 2018
Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja are all smiles at their mehendi

18:43 (IST) 07 May 2018
Filmmaker Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra reaches the venue

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18:34 (IST) 07 May 2018
Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja pose with a friend
18:32 (IST) 07 May 2018
Shraddha Kapoor's brother Siddhanth Kapoor at the venue

(Source: Varinder Chawla) 

18:31 (IST) 07 May 2018
Sonam's brother Mohit Marwah arrives at the venue with wife Antara Motiwala

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18:29 (IST) 07 May 2018
Chacha Sanjay Kapoor is all ready for Sonam's mehendi

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18:25 (IST) 07 May 2018
Time for a lovely siblings click!

Bride-to-be Sonam Kapoor poses with brother Harshvardhan and sister Rhea.

(Source: Instagram)

After remaining tight-lipped about their dating rumours for a long time, Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja finally broke their silence and revealed that they are all set to tie the knot on May 8. Their joint statement read, "The Kapoor and Ahuja families, take great joy and pride, in announcing the marriage of Sonam and Anand." While the mehendi ceremony is taking place today, the wedding ceremony will be held on May 8. The ceremony will be held following Sikh traditions, otherwise known as Anand Karaj. For this, the invitees have been asked to wear Indian traditional attire.