Inter religion marriages have always been frowned upon in our society for ages. Society has always believed that marriage should be between couple of the same religion. While many have followed the society norms, many couples have fought against their families. Many couples have also taken inspiration from their Bollywood stars who have taken the path of inter religion marriage themselves.
Here we look at the top ten inter religion marriages in Bollywood
10. Amrita Arora and Shakeel Ladak
Amrita Arora comes from a mixed Catholic Punjabi background while Shakeel Ladak is a Muslim. The couple got married in 2009 with a Muslim Nikah and a traditional Church marriage. Rumor also has it that the couple hastened marriage as Amrita was already pregnant before marriage.
9. Farah Khan and Shirish Kunder
This Hindu-Muslim couple met and fell in love on the sets of ‘Main Hoo Na’. The couple got married in 2004. Today they are blessed with triplets (two daughters, one son). Farah is eight years older than Shirish.
8. Genelia D’Souza and Ritesh Deshmukh
This famous politician son and south Indian cutie got married in 2012. They got married in a traditional Maharashtrian ceremony as well as a Church wedding.
7. Arjun Rampal and Mehr Jessia
Arjun Rampal and Mehr Jessia were known to light up the ramp in their modeling days. Arjun is a Hindu Sikh, while Mehr is a Parsi. This couple got married in 1998. They are blessed with two daughters, Myra and Mahikaa. The couple recently applied for divorce.
6. Farhan Akhtar and Adhuna Bhabani
Farhan is a famous atheist and is popular in the movie industry. Adhuna is the daughter of a Bengali doctor who was married to an English woman. Both dated for three years and got married in 2000. This adorable couple has two children.