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Valentine’s Day Special 2018: 5 unforgettable love stories of Bollywood stars


On February 14 the Valentine’s day, we bring to you Bollywood stars and their unforgettable affairs. Love story of actors like Dilip Kumar and Saira Banu, Amitabh and Jaya, Saif Ali Khan and Kareena are couple goals for many of their fans.

Check out the Valentine’s Day Special, 5 unforgettable love stories of Bollywood actors

Dilip Kumar and Saira Banu

For Saira Banu it was love at first sight. She was a big fan of Dilip Kumar and she loved him from the age of 12. Her mother Naseem Banu helped Saira, to bring them closer and their love blossomed in the air. Dilip Proposed her while she was shooting for ‘Jhuk Gaya Aasmaan’ and she agreed without wasting time. The couple tied the knot in 1976, Their marriage has gone through its share of ups and down too. But still they stand strong with each other. Read in detail:

Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bachchan
In 1970s, Jaya saw Amitabh Bachchan at Pune Film Institute. Where he arrived with fimmaker K. Abbas with a group of other actors. Amitabh’s personality caught Jaya’s attention, but nothing happened. At that time, Amitabh was a struggling actor and Jaya was a superstar. Report says, Hrishikesh Mukerjee brought them together on the set of ‘Guddi’ served as the formal meeting ground for the duo. Firstly, Jaya, who realised that she developed the feeling for Amitabh and on the set of ‘Ek Nazar’ even angry young man shared the same feeling. The duo had to go to London together, but Amitabh’s parents rejected his idea, saying that he cannot go out with girl unless he marries her. On June 3, 1973, Amitabh and Jaya tied the knot in a low key affair and on the same day they flew to London.

Shah Rukh Khan and Gauri Khan
Bollywood’s king Khan Shah Rukh and gorgeous lady Gauri was one of love at first sight. The couple met each other in 1984. Gauri was a Hindu Brahmin and Shah Rukh was Muslim but they did not care about religion and got hitched 26 years ago. Before marriage, the couple went through a lot of struggle together, from keeping their relationship a secret for five years to even changing his name to pose as a Hindu boy to impress Gauri’s parents. Read in detail:

Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai
Aishwarya Rai and Abhishek got hitched on April 20, 2007, and the Miss World become the bahu of Bachchan’s family. They met in 2000, on the set of the movie ‘Dhai Aksar Prem ke’ and later worked in ‘Kuch Naa Kaho’ in 2003. At the time, they were just friends. It was reported that, the sparks of love ignited between the two while shooting for the item song, Kajra Re, on the sets of ‘Bunty Aur Babli’ in 2005. Finally, at the premiere of Mani Ratnam’s ‘Guru’ in Toronto, Abhishek Bachchan proposed Aishwarya Rai in Toronto during the premiere of their movie and she immediately agreed. And both of them soon tied the knot, and now the couple have a beautiful daughter Aradhya, who was born on November 16, 2011.

Saif Ali Khan and Kareen Kapoor Khan
Saif Ali Khan & Kareena kapoorSaif and Kareena mostly called Saifeena fell in love with each other during the shooting of ‘Kurbaan’. After spending time with each other, the lovebirds decided to take their commitment a step forward. At Lakme Fashion Week in 2007, Saif and Kareena made their first public appearance and officially announced that they are dating each other. Kareena loves Saif with such a passion that she has gone out of her way to forge strong ties with her mother-in-law Sharmila Tagore and Saif’s two kids from his earlier marriage with Amrita Singh. She shares a good bond with his children. Saifeena got hitched on October 2016.