Love is in the air! On February 14, a day dedicated to celebrating love, friendship and strong relationships finally arrived. Today, as you cherish your partner, friends and family and shower them with love, we bring you nine touching stories from B'town dealing with Ishq, Mohabbat, Pyaar.
Love at first sightDeepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh
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Deepika Padukone fell in love with Ranveer when they were shooting Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela, however, for the Gully Boy actor, it was love at first sight. Ranveer saw Deepika at an awards show in Macau in 2012. The actor revealed that he could never forget that first time he was about to "flatten" by being charmed by her beauty. It is reported that the "Gehraiyaan" actress was wearing a silver dress, and when a fan asked him about it, he said: "How can one forget the sight?"
Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra
What is a proposal without a ring? Nick Jonas left no stone unturned to make his proposal romantic. He is said to have closed down Tiffany & Co so he could choose the perfect engagement ring for his lady love. After a stormy romance, on Priyanka's 36th birthday, Nick pops the question and the singer happily agrees. "I got down on my knees again and said, 'Are you going to make me the happiest man in the world and marry me?'" Jonas told Vogue.
Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor
Since the cat came out of the bag about Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor's relationship, the actors have revealed many discoveries about their love. Their love story may seem modern in town, but it's not new. Both are back for a long time. Yes, don't rub your eyes, you read that right! In an interview, when Alia was asked about the person she liked, she said, “I am embarrassed to say that.. but Ranbir,” then blushed. She came forward and said, "And Shah Rukh Khan is first." After posting this, Anushka Sharma asked if she had put up her posters in the room to which Alia replied, "No, no... but I was looking at her pictures."
Healing and Love
Kareena Kapoor Khan and Saif Ali Khan
Kareena Kapoor Khan was going through a rough patch professionally when she met Saif, and everything changed for her. The actors connected well with the sets of Tashan and that was the beginning of a beautiful romance."It started out great - I did amazing films. But then for a year, I didn't work. I felt like my career was over; I was told to 're-invent', become size 0. Everyone goes through a lull in their career. But as an actor, it's worse. So just when I thought I was falling, Saif caught me. I'd met him before, but while we were filming Tashan, something changed. I wore my heart on my sleeve! He was so charming; I fell for him hook, line and sinker,” Kareena had said. She had recalled how during Tashan shoot the actors used to go on bike rides to spend some quality time. “He helped me heal and love myself," the ‘Good Newwz’ actress shared.
Long Distance Love
Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli
His love is as strong as an iron pillar! During the first six months of their marriage, the duo only spent 21 days together. Anushka Sharma said that her husband, Virat Kohli's busy schedules, did not allow them to spend much time together in the early months of their marriage. She added that her travels sometimes meant "eating a meal together."
Akshay Kumar and Twinkle Khanna
This pair is definitely one of a kind! With each passing day, their love doubles and triples. Akshay and Twinkle have become the most powerful couple in Bollywood and just like them, their story is magical too. In a previous interview, Akshay revealed that Twinkle has not only increased his wardrobe but also his bank balance. In the words of Akshay, “He raised me. Every time I fell apart, she gave me emotional support.”
Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja
Wondering how this beautiful couple met? Sonam Kapoor revealed that her girlfriend was actually setting up with one of Anand Ahuja's friends who share the same interests. However, the mysterious man reminded her very much of her brother, leaving no room for romantic engagement. She also said that it was Anand who later contacted her via a Facebook message, wanting to know if she was single and if she wanted to go out with any other friends of hers. However, his fate was something else in his paintings. The duo ended up talking for several weeks and when Sonam Anand later asked if he still wanted to introduce her to his friends, he vehemently refused, saying that he wanted them all for himself.
Shahrukh Khan and Gauri Khan
In 1988, SRK revealed that there was a time in his life when he thought Gauri would die in hospital. The star was only 15 years old when she lost her father and 26 when her mother passed away. Both were hospitalized during their final days and this had a huge impact on SRK. So when his wife Gauri Khan was in labor before the birth of their first child, Aryan Khan, SRK was shocked by her 'delusional' condition and thought he would lose her.
Romeo and Juliet love
Aishwarya Rai and Abhishek Bachchan
The love story of Aishwarya Rai and Abhishek Bachchan is a union between two powerful beings. After months of dating, Abhishek Bachchan proposed to Aishwarya Rai Bachchan during the premiere of his film Guru. Abhishek posed the question to his girlfriend on the balcony of a New York hotel.