The Ambani family had a big reason to celebrate on Thursday when the youngest son of the family, Anant Ambani, got engaged to her longtime friend Radhika Merchant. The family gathered to celebrate the occasion with Bollywood friends and other celebrities.
Aishwarya Rai was seen in a blue-green anarkali with gold heels. She has styled her hair in the usual poker style. Aaradhya looked beautiful in a silver-blue suit.
For her big day, Radhika was dressed in a gold lehenga while Anant wore a deep blue outfit. Nita Ambani wore a red and gold saree, Isha Ambani was seen in a white lehenga and Shloka Ambani was seen in a cream colored lehenga with pastel colored flowers. Akash Ambani wore a teal outfit. Mukesh Ambani wore gold kurta pajamas with a gold coat.
Tina Ambani was also seen with Anil Ambani. She wore a deep gold sari with green chains. Anil was seen wearing lilac kurta pajamas. Kiran Rao also arrived in a golden saree and a touch of blue in her hair. Filmmaker Vidhu Vinod Chopra arrived with his wife, film critic Anupama Chopra. Rajkumar Hirani also posed with them. Sachin Tendulkar arrived with his wife Anjali. Meezaan was also seen in a gold outfit.
Radhika and Anant had a traditional Roka ceremony at Shrinathji Temple in Nathdwara, Rajasthan on December 30. Later, Mukesh Ambani threw a lavish party for the couple at his Antilia residence in Mumbai, attended by many B-town celebrities like Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan, Janhvi Kapoor and Ranveer Singh. The celebrity lineup also included Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, Ayan Mukerji, Zaheer Khan and Sagarika Ghatge.
Radhika is the daughter of Viren Merchant, the CEO of Encore Healthcare. She is from Kutch, Gujarat. She trained in Bharatnatyam for eight years and is the disciple of Guru Bhavana Thakar of Shree Nibha Arts. In June 2022, Radhika made headlines after the Ambani family staged a grand Arangetram ceremony at Jio World Centre. ‘Arangetram’ is a Tamil word that means entering the stage by a dancer after completion of formal training. It is the stage debut of a student of Indian classical dance and music after years of training.