Saif-Kareena's nikaah at Pataudi Palace
Newly-wed Bollywood star couple Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor are expected to be a part of several ceremonies at Khan's ancestral home Pataudi Palace in Haryana on Wednesday after their registered marriage in Mumbai on Tuesday.
A 'nikaah' ceremony is likely take place at Pataudi Palace on Wednesday, media reports said.
Khan's family dinner will be held later in the day and 36 members of the extended Pataudi family are expected to reach the venue from different places including London, Islamabad, Kolkata and Mumbai to attend the event, reports said.
Khan and Kareena had a registered marriage on Tuesday and later threw a grand reception at Taj Mahal Palace hotel in Mumbai where the couple reportedly exchanged vows.
Large number of Bollywood celebrities attended the reception amid reports that the couple had a 'nikaah' ceremony in the hotel on Tuesday night but it was not confirmed.
Eminent personalities including Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan and his wife Gauri, industrialist Ratan Tata, actors Ranbir Kapoor, Amrita Arora, Malaika Arora Khan, Tusshar Kapoor, Priety Zinta, filmmaker Karan Johar, Salman Khan's sister Alvira, actor Anil Kapoor with daughter Sonam Kapoor, Fardeen Khan, filmmaker R Balki with wife Gauri Shinde attended the bash.
Kareena was seen wearing a traditional gharara that belonged to her mother-in-law Sharmila Tagore. Designer Ritu Kumar had revived the traditional gharara for the occasion.
Khan on the other was spotted wearing a brocade achkan by designer Raghavendra Rathore.
All these celebrations and ceremonies will be followed by a grand reception in Delhi on Oct 18.
Celebrities wished the couple on micro-blogging site Twitter.
Actor Shah Rukh Khan tweeted: "Sa and #305;f and Kareena d and #305;nner rushed after f and #305;n and #305;sh and #305;ng kbc. Wot a lovely couple...w and #305;sh them only happ and #305;ness. Thanx for the warmth, lov and danc and #305;ng."
Actor Tusshar Kapoor said: "All my love and the bestest wishes to my first 'heroine' Kareena on her wedding today to Saif Ali Khan! This one's surely a blockbuster!"
Singer-actress Sophie Choudry wished the couple and said: "Massive congrats to Saif and Bebo. Beautiful couple. Wish them all the best as they begin their new journey tog!"
On Monday night, the hottest couple of the Indian film industry had a 'mehendi' ceremony and sit down dinner at the Taj Mahal Palace hotel in Mumbai. It was attended by family members and close friends.
Saifeena, as the couple is popularly called, celebrated their 'Sangeet' ceremony on Sunday night at Kareena's Bandra home.
Several Bollywood celebrities including Neetu Singh, Babita, Sanjay Kapoor, Manish Malhotra, Soha Ali Khan and Kunal Khemu attended it.
Kareena lookeed stunning in an orange and gold lehenga saree designed by designer Manish Malhotra.
Khan on the other hand wore a white Nehru jacket over a kurta.
This will be Khan's second marriage.
His first marriage with actress Amrita Singh, with whom he has two children, ended in 2004.
For Kareena, this is her second long-term relationship after she dated actor Shahid Kapoor for three years.