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Dia Mirza-Sahil Sangha, Saif-Kareena, Shilpa-Raj: Celebs and their lavish weddings

Take a look at some of the most lavish celebrity weddings at the ideal location and grand clothes accompanied by food, drink and a whole lot of song and dance.

No doubt, many desire a dream wedding, with an ideal location and grand clothes accompanied by food, drink and a whole lot of song and dance. Dia Mirza – Sahil Sangha: Dia Mirza is currently the talk of the town, owing to her recent marriage to Sahil Sangha. The bride looked beautiful at her wedding ceremony, decked up in a traditional Ritu Kumar lehenga, while Sahil wore a white sherwani.
This was then followed by a lavish reception in New Delhi, where the actress donned a stunning peach-gold Shantanu and Nikhil lehenga to her wedding reception. She accessorised her look with an updo and gorgeous diamond and emerald jewellery.

The mehendi ceremony saw Dia in a yellow and magenta Ritu Kumar anarkali suit with stunning jewellery, while the groom wore a red kutra and bandhgala jacket.
At the formal engagement ceremony on, at Chattarpur Farms, New Delhi, Dia glowed in a gorgeous lehenga by designer Anita Dongre, while Sahil looked every bit the prince charming that he is in a black buttoned up kurta.

George Clooney – Amal Alamuddin: Everybody waited with bated breath to see just which woman would bring eligible bachelor George Clooney’s single days to an end. And finally, when he did settle down, boy did he do it in style! The couple tied the knot on September 27 in romantic Venice at the Grand Canal. The bride was a vision in a stunning Oscar de la Renta ivory beaded-tulle dress with Chantilly-lace appliqué. The guest list included names like Bono, Matt Damon and Cindy Crawford.

Kim Kardashian – Kanye West: Celebrity couple Kim Kardashian and Kanye West had an over-the-top wedding as they exchanged vows on May 24 in Florence, Italy at Forte di Belvedere. Kim wowed in a custom-made Givenchy gown. Kanye wore a custom wedding tuxedo and their daughter baby North wore a custom Haute Couture dress matching Kim's.

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan – Abhishek Bachchan: Bollywood royalty Abhishek and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan had a private wedding ceremony, owing to Amitabh Bachchan's failing health. Only close family and friends were extended invitations to the wedding. But this did not stop their friends from celebrating it in true Bollywood style - sangeet and mehendi functions were attended by the who's who of Bollywood. Director Karan Johar, who is a close friend of Abhishek's sister Shweta, choreographed the sangeet function.

For her wedding day, Aishwarya draped a beautiful Neeta Lulla sari, while Abhishek went for a white and gold sherwani by designer duo Abu Jani and Sandep Khosla.

Shilpa Shetty – Raj Kundra: When a leading lady marries a successful businessman, it’s definitely going to be one big party. Shilpa and Raj had their sangeet-mehendi celebrations in Khandala, which was followed by the wedding ceremony. They also hosted a lavish reception in a swanky hotel in Mumbai, which saw the crème de la crème of Bollywood.

The wedding functions saw Shilpa in a number of designer outfits by Tarun Tahiliani. Her wedding sari is said to have had Swarovski crystals embedded in it and worth a whopping Rs 50 lakh.

Genelia D’Souza – Riteish Deshmukh: Chirpy beauty Genelia D'Souza, who is expecting her first child, married B-town's funnyman and beau of 9 years Riteish Deshmukh in a big fat wedding, which was a grand 5-day affair. The celebrations began with a mehendi and sangeet that had the creme de la creme of Bollywood. Being the son of former Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Vilasrao Dehmukh, Riteish’s marriage day to Genelia was also attended by a large number of politicians and industrialists.

Imran Khan – Avantika Mallik: Imran Khan married longtime sweetheart Avantika Mallik in a beautiful wedding that started off with a mehendi ceremony at Avantika's parent's farmhouse in Karjat. Post that, mamu Aamir Khan hosted a grand reception at a top hotel in Mumbai that all the Bollywood biggies in attendance.

Lara Dutta – Mahesh Bhupathi: Another couple that splurged on their big day is Lara Dutta and Mahesh Bhupati. The couple tied the knot in a beautiful ceremony in Goa after a registered marriage in Mumbai. The former queen walked down the aisle in a lace Ellie Saab wedding gown accentuated with white gold and diamonds.

Saif Ali Khan – Kareena Kapoor Fans eagerly waited for this fairytale couple to tie the knot. After a quiet registered marriage, Saif’s mother Sharmila Tagore hosted not one but grand receptions - one in Mumbai and other one at New Delhi - which saw not only Bollywood celebrities but power names from sports and royal familes. Kareena wore Manish Malhotra outfits - Kareena wore a Manish Malhotra designed gharara in shades of pink, heavily embellished with gold embroidery. For Mumbai's Taj Mahal palace hotel - Kareena wore a decades old gharara belonging to the Pataudis.