Inside Pics: Soundarya Looks Royal in a Sabyasachi Red Lehenga
Vishagan looked dapper in a suit while Soundarya is setting major bride goals.
Vishagan looked dapper in a suit while Soundarya is setting major bride goals. (Photo Courtesy: Instagram/@amarramesh)
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Inside Pics: Soundarya Looks Royal in a Sabyasachi Red Lehenga

Soundarya Rajinikanth and Vishagan Vanangamudi have finally tied the knot at The Leela Palace in MRC Nagar, Chennai. The wedding and cocktail party that followed was full of colour, energy and industry’s biggies.

Rajinikanth thanked all the guests for blessing the couple.

Pre-wedding festivities began from Friday and it has been a gala affair over the weekend.

Soundarya Rajinikanth is Tamil superstar Rajinikanth’s youngest daughter.

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  • Soundarya and Vishagan got engaged in a private family ceremony last year
  • The wedding and reception saw the who’s who of the industry
    The wedding was a grand affair at The Leela Palace
  • CM Edappadi Palaniswami, DMK’s Stalin, Ministers, Ambanis, actors from Kollywood, Tollywood and Bollywood attended the celebrations

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Rajinikanth Thanks All Guests for Blessing the Couple

Actor Rajinikanth thanked Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi Palaniswami, Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam, Ministers, DMK President M K Stalin, BJP MP Pon Radhakrishnan, Mukesh Ambani and family, Former TNCC President Thirunavukkarasar, Amarnath, Kamal Haasan and all friends and well-wishers who attended the wedding celebrations.

A Royal Dream

Soundarya looked like a royal dream in a bold red Sabyasachi lehenga with heavy gold embellishments. It was teamed up with Sabyasachi jewellery as well.

Soundarya turned a Sabyasachi bride for her reception.
Soundarya turned a Sabyasachi bride for her reception.
(Photo Courtesy: Instagram Stories/ sabyasachiofficial)
Soundarya’s bridal glow is overshadowing her beautiful jewellery.
Soundarya’s bridal glow is overshadowing her beautiful jewellery.
(Photo Courtesy: Instagram Stories/ sabyasachiofficial)
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Industry's Biggies and Cinema World Marks Its Attendance

The cocktail party on Monday evening was a royal affair. Boney Kapoor, Andrea, Udhayanidhi Stalin, Mukesh Ambani and his wife Nita Ambani were among the many noted personalities who attended.

Mukesh Ambani, wife Nita Ambani with the couple and family.
Mukesh Ambani, wife Nita Ambani with the couple and family.
(Photo Courtesy: Special Arrangement)
Mukesh Ambani and Rajinikanth share a light moment.
Mukesh Ambani and Rajinikanth share a light moment.
(Photo Courtesy: Special Arrangement)
Actor Kajol Devgn looked ravishing in a bright pink silk saree.
Actor Kajol Devgn looked ravishing in a bright pink silk saree.
(Photo Courtesy: Special Arrangement)
Boney Kapoor and Rajinikanth share a light moment.
Boney Kapoor and Rajinikanth share a light moment.
(Photo Courtesy: Special Arrangement)
Kajol poses with her director. She had acted in the Tamil film Velaiilla Pattadhari 2 or VIP 2 (2017) which was directed by Soundarya.
Kajol poses with her director. She had acted in the Tamil film Velaiilla Pattadhari 2 or VIP 2 (2017) which was directed by Soundarya.
(Photo Courtesy: Special Arrangement)
The lovely Andrea was present at the wedding and the cocktail party.
The lovely Andrea was present at the wedding and the cocktail party.
(Photo Courtesy: Special Arrangement)
DMK President MK Stalin’s son Udhayanidhi Stalin graced the occasion.
DMK President MK Stalin’s son Udhayanidhi Stalin graced the occasion.
(Photo Courtesy: Special Arrangement)

Kajol Shares a Sweet Message for Soundarya

Kajol Devgn took to Instagram to share a beautiful picture with Soundarya Rajinikanth during the cocktail dinner on Monday evening. Her caption read: “A VIP wedding ..... wishing my sweet director a wonderful life ahead ....”

Kajol had acted along with Dhanush, in the Tamil film Velaiilla Pattadhari 2 or VIP 2 (2017) which was directed by Soundarya.

Bollywood actress Kajol was among the many celebrities who attended Soundarya Rajinikanth and Vishagan Vanangamudi’s wedding reception in Chennai on Monday.
Bollywood actress Kajol was among the many celebrities who attended Soundarya Rajinikanth and Vishagan Vanangamudi’s wedding reception in Chennai on Monday.
(Photo Courtesy: Instagram/ kajol)
Kajol looked gorgeous in a pink saree.
Kajol looked gorgeous in a pink saree.
(Photo Courtesy: Instagram Stories/ kajol)

Ambanis Bless the Couple

Among the A-list of guests were Mukesh Ambani and his wife Nita Ambani, who attended Soundarya and Vishagan’s reception on Monday evening. The cocktail party was held at The Leela Palace, MRC Nagar, Chennai.

Mukesh Ambani and Nita Amabani with the married couple.
Mukesh Ambani and Nita Amabani with the married couple.
(Photo Courtesy: Instagram/ manav.manglani)
KEY EVENT

Soundarya Dazzled in Red

The cocktail party on Monday evening was full of colour, energy and industry’s biggies. Soundarya was dressed in a beautiful grand red lehenga and teamed up with diamond jewellery. Vishagan looked dapper in a black and white suit.

Soundarya dazzled in a royal red.
Soundarya dazzled in a royal red.
(Photo Courtesy: Instagarm Stories/Made.in.Mono)
The much-in-love Mr and Mrs.
The much-in-love Mr and Mrs.
(Photo Courtesy: Instagram/@amarramesh)
Soundarya looks dreamy in a grand red lehenga for her reception.
Soundarya looks dreamy in a grand red lehenga for her reception.
(Photo Courtesy: Instagram/ mayabeautyanu)
Vishagan looks dapper in a suit while Soundarya is setting major bride goals.
Vishagan looks dapper in a suit while Soundarya is setting major bride goals.
(Photo Courtesy: Instagram/ mayabeautyanu)

Meet Soundarya's Makeup Artist and Hair Stylist

Social media has been gushing over Soundarya’s messy braids and flawless look. And the one behind this is the famous celebrity make-up artist Prakruthi Ananth and hair stylist Kiara.

Soundarya shared a lovely photo on Twitter saying, “So many thanks to you two !!! Prakriti, My make up and kiara, my hair professionals ! @prakatwork #YouGirlsRock”

Soundarya Rajinikanth with make-up artist Prakruthi Ananth and hair stylist Kiara.
Soundarya Rajinikanth with make-up artist Prakruthi Ananth and hair stylist Kiara.
(Photo Courtesy: Twitter/ @soundaryaarajini)

Her makeup artist had also shared her wedding look on her Instagram page.

Fishtail braid for the Sangeet ceremony that took place on Sunday evening.
Fishtail braid for the Sangeet ceremony that took place on Sunday evening.
(Photo Courtesy: Instagram/ @prakatwork)
A traditional braid, smoked out liner and a custom raspberry lip using a custom mix from <a href="https://www.instagram.com/gerardcosmetics/">@gerardcosmetics</a> to compliment her stunning Abujani Sandeep Khosla Kancheepuram silk saree.
A traditional braid, smoked out liner and a custom raspberry lip using a custom mix from @gerardcosmetics to compliment her stunning Abujani Sandeep Khosla Kancheepuram silk saree.
(Photo Courtesy: Instagram/ @prakatwork)

Soundarya Shares Adorable Pictures

Soundarya has posted beautiful moments from her D-day with the three most important men of her life. She tweeted, “#Mr&Mrs #MyFamily #WeAreOne #VedVishaganSoundarya.”

Soundarya is seen sharing an emotional moment with her father Rajinikanth, while a teary-eyed mother Latha, sister Aishwarya, son Ved and uncle Ravi Raghavendra look on.

In another picture, Soundarya’s son Ved sits on her lap as she sits on the oonjal as part of the many Hindu traditions.

The photograph capturing the moment when Vishagan made Soundarya his wife, is absolutely beautiful.

Soundarya is seen sharing an emotional moment with her father Rajinikanth, while a teary-eyed mother Latha looks on.
Soundarya is seen sharing an emotional moment with her father Rajinikanth, while a teary-eyed mother Latha looks on.
(Photo Courtesy: Twitter/@soundaryaarajini)
Soundarya’s son Ved sits on her lap as she sits on the oonjal as part <br>of the many Hindu traditions.
Soundarya’s son Ved sits on her lap as she sits on the oonjal as part
of the many Hindu traditions.
(Photo Courtesy: Twitter/@soundaryaarajini)
The moment.
The moment.
(Photo Courtesy: Twitter/@soundaryaarajini)

Another picture of the couple with Soundarya’s five-year-old son Ved is also being circulated among fan groups.

The couple with the adorable Ved
The couple with the adorable Ved
(Photo Courtesy: Special Arrangement)

Glimpse of All the A-List Celebrities

A Guest List of Top Politicians and Actors

The Superstar’s daughter’s wedding has been a star-studded affair. Apart from the Chief Minister, Deputy Chief Minister and other DMK Ministers, several political and film personalities are expected.

Former Mayor Saidai Duraisamy, actor Prabhu and his son Vikram Prabhu, AVM Saravanan, director P Vasu, director Selvaraghavan, producer Kalaipuli S Thanu, actor Aditi Rao Hydari, actor Andrea, critic Gurumurthy are some of the notable names on the list.

Chief Minister Edappadi Palaniswami, Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam along with AIADMK ministers at Rajinikanth’s wedding.
Chief Minister Edappadi Palaniswami, Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam along with AIADMK ministers at Rajinikanth’s wedding.
(Photo Courtesy: Special Arrangement)

Tollywood Comes Knocking

Well, it isn’t just Kollywood stars at Soundarya-Vishagans’ star-studded wedding. Noted actor, director, and producer in Telugu cinema, Mohan Babu arrived with his son Vishnu Manchu and daughter Lakshmi Manchu.

Rajinikanth and Mohan Babu have been the best of friends even before they started their careers in the film industry. Isn’t it adorable to see the holding hands in the picture?

In 1995, Babu won the Filmfare Best Actor Award for his work in the multi-starrer Pedarayudu, starring Rajinikanth in a pivotal role.

Rajinikanth and Mohan Babu (orange kurta) have been the best of friends even before they started their careers in the film industry.
Rajinikanth and Mohan Babu (orange kurta) have been the best of friends even before they started their careers in the film industry.
(Photo Courtesy: Special Arrangement)

Alagiri Graces the Ocassion

Late veteran leader Karunanidhi’s eldest son Alagiri arrived early at the venue. He conveyed his wishes to the newly married couple.

Late veteran leader Karunanidhi’s eldest son Alagiri with Rajinikanth.
Late veteran leader Karunanidhi’s eldest son Alagiri with Rajinikanth.
(Photo Courtesy: Special Arrangement)

Lyricist Vairamuthu Arrives

Noted Tamil poet, lyricist and novelist Vairamuthu Ramasamy came with his son Madhan Karky to bless Soundarya and Vishagan.

Noted Tamil poet Vairamuthu with the couple’s family.
Noted Tamil poet Vairamuthu with the couple’s family.
(Photo Courtesy: Special Arrangement)

DMK Stalin Arrives

Tamil Nadu Opposition leader and DMK party President MK Stalin came with his wife Durga Stalin and blessed the couple. Rajinikanth had personally invited Stalin by visiting him at his residence.

 DMK party President MK Stalin with the Rajinikanth family.
DMK party President MK Stalin with the Rajinikanth family.
(Photo Courtesy: Special Arrangement)

Vaiko, Nakkheeran Grace the Ocassion

Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (MDMK) Chief Vaiko presented the couple with a special gift. Veteran journalist Nakkheeran too graced the occasion. Tamil choreographer and actor Raghava Lawrence also wished the couple.

MDMK Chief Vaiko with the happy couple.
MDMK Chief Vaiko with the happy couple.
(Photo Courtesy: Special Arrangement)
Veteran journalist Nakkheeran with the couple. Actor Latha is also seen in the picture.
Veteran journalist Nakkheeran with the couple. Actor Latha is also seen in the picture.
(Photo Courtesy: Special Arrangement)
Tamil choreographer and actor Raghava Lawrence takes a selfie with the Superstar and the couple.
Tamil choreographer and actor Raghava Lawrence takes a selfie with the Superstar and the couple.
(Photo Courtesy: Special Arrangement)

Director Mani Ratnam, Ravikumar Arrive

There is a long line of celebrities at the wedding venue. Director Ravikumar and Mani Ratnam also came with their families. Former President of the Tamil Nadu Congress Committee (TNCC) Su Thirunavukkarasar came with his family.

Director Ravikumar and his wife with the couple.
Director Ravikumar and his wife with the couple.
(Photo Courtesy: Special Arrangement)
Former President of the Tamil Nadu Congress Committee (TNCC) Su Thirunavukkarasar came with his family. Also seen in the photo is Mani Ratnam.
Former President of the Tamil Nadu Congress Committee (TNCC) Su Thirunavukkarasar came with his family. Also seen in the photo is Mani Ratnam.
(Photo Courtesy: Special Arrangement)

Kamal Haasan Arrives at the Venue

Clad in a brown kurta and pyjama, actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan arrived at The Leela Palace to bless the couple.

Rajinikanth with Kamal Haasan (R) and brother-in-law Ravi Raghavendra&nbsp;(L)
Rajinikanth with Kamal Haasan (R) and brother-in-law Ravi Raghavendra (L)
(Photo Courtesy: Special Arrangement)

Soundarya Dazzles in Beautiful Pink and Gold

Soundarya has been setting #BrideGoals since her pre-wedding festivities. She flaunted a beautiful Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla saree with heavy pink and gold zari work.

Her makeup artist Prakruthi Ananth shared her look on Twitter saying, “Look 5 | Presenting to you the gorgeous bride #soundaryarajinikanth ‘s much awaited wedding #muhurtham look! Traditional Braid, Smoked Liner & a Raspberry lip paired with her @AJSKOfficial #silksaree. Wishing the lovely couple a happy married life!#prakatwork”

Soundarya flaunted a beautiful Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla saree with heavy pink and gold zari work.
Soundarya flaunted a beautiful Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla saree with heavy pink and gold zari work.
(Photo Courtesy: Twitter/ @prakatwork)
KEY EVENT

CM Edappadi Palaniswami Blesses the Married Couple

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi Palaniswami, minister Kadambur Raju, Thangamani and others blessed the married couple at The Leela Palace in Chennai.

 TN Chief Minister Edappadi Palaniswami and other ministers at the wedding.
TN Chief Minister Edappadi Palaniswami and other ministers at the wedding.
(Photo Courtesy: Special Arrangement)
KEY EVENT

Meet the Married Couple

Soundarya Rajinikanth and Vishagan Vanangamudi got married today at The Leela Palace according to Hindu traditions.

The Muhurtham Has Begun

The murtham (wedding) has begun and the wedding bells are ringing at The Leela Palace. Superstar Rajinikanth has reached the venue with his family.

Clad in a beautiful grand gold-and-pink zari saree, Soundarya is seen being walked into the mandapam by her sister Aishwarya Dhanush. The groom, Vishagan Vanangamudi, clad in a pattu veshti (silk dhoti) is seen beaming.

This will be followed by a reception and a cocktail party.

A post wedding function will be held at their residence on 12 February.

A Gala Long Weekend

Wedding festivities began on Friday with a sumangali pooja followed by a pre-wedding reception. A sangeet and mehendi ceremony on Saturday saw the Superstar shaking his leg to ‘Oruvan Oruvan’ from his hit movie Muthu.

For the Mappilai Azhappu on Sunday evening, Soundarya looked mesmerising in a beautiful green saree with red-and-gold zari.

Soundarya Rajinikanth’s look for <i>Mappilai Azhappu</i> on Sunday evening.
Soundarya Rajinikanth’s look for Mappilai Azhappu on Sunday evening.
(Photo Courtesy: Instagram/ prakatwork)

Check out all the pre-wedding festivities here.

A Star-Studded Affair

Rajinikanth has invited several politicians and actors personally for his daughter’s wedding.

The 2.0 star has invited Chief Minister Edappadi Palaniswami, actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan, DMK President MK Stalin, Tamil Nadu Congress Chief Thirunavukkarasar, as well as President of Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi Thol Thirumavalavan, and asked them to attend the celebrations.

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