A Reception to Remember

Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh looked picture perfect at their wedding reception at The Leela Palace in Bengaluru. The venue was decked in an elegant floral decor of beautiful red roses and guests were served a mix of signature delicacies from all the in-house restaurants at The Leela Palace including Le Cirque, Citrus, Jamavar and Zen. Deepika was wearing a golden saree gifted to her by her mother Ujjala Padukone from Angadi Galleria and Ranveer was in a black and gold Rohit Bal bandhgala. The couple was styled by Sabyasachi. Ranveer even adjusted Deepika’s saree pallu and gave her a flying kiss as they posed for pictures. Guests who were spotted at the reception included Bengaluru’s well-known celebrities and cricketers. Sudha Murthy and Kiran Mazumdar Shaw were the first ones to walk in followed by PV Sindhu, Anil Kumble, Venkatesh Prasad, Pullela Gopichand, Manjul and Sushil Gupta, Meena and Vijay Kirloskar, Beena Patre, Aarti and Suresh Sud, Suresh and Sudha Hiremath, Mohan and Priya Mascarenhas, Vazirally’s, Nandan and Rohini Nilekani, Vinod and Triveni Hayagriv, Komal and Suresh Vaswani, Manu Chandra, Indur and Lily Hirani, Vinita Chaitanya, Nirmal and Sarita Mandoth, Sonia Vohra, Pammi Chandra, Anu Menda,  besides many others. There was a lavish food spread that included Pan Asian, South Indian and North Indian cuisine, a huge Chaat counter, desserts, coffee, tea and spirits. Light instrumental music played in the background as the Padukone’s – Prakash, Ujjala and Anisha and Bhavnani’s – Jagjit, Anju and Ritika, welcomed all the guests on the stage alongwith the newly wedded couple.