15+ Bollywood proposals to inspire an incomparable declaration of love!
While growing up, Bollywood movies revealed to us a magical world of love and romance as it moulded our idea of love and relationships. Who among us hasn’t wistfully sat by the window dreaming of our Mr. Right coming to declare his love in front of the whole world? Well if you have found the Simran or Raj of your life, these iconic Film proposals are sure to help you plan one worthy of the big screen.
1. Deepika Padukone to Imran Khan (Break ke Baad)
Abhay’s (Imran Khan) elaborate game plan of arranging a pretend wedding took us on a roller coaster of emotions as Aaliya (Deepika Padukone) rushed back to confess her true feelings to him and to stop his wedding, only to find out it was her he was preparing to marry.
2. Salman Khan to Priyanka Chopra (Mujhse Shaadi Karogi)
Who can forget Sameer’s (Salman Khan) bold declaration of love to Rani (Priyanka Chopra) on a megaphone in front of a packed cricket stadium?
3. R Madhavan to Soha Ali Khan (Rang de Basanti)
This one is sure to speak to you of a squad this tight. After all, every big moment is ten-fold better with the closest friends around.
4. Aamir Khan to Preity Zinta (Dil Chahta Hai)
Akash’s (Aamir Khan) unforgettable proclamation of love to Shalini (Preity Zinta) was as poignant as it was intense, taking you back to the carefree, happy person he was when he had once said those exact words to her as a prank, unaware of what his future held. Little did he know!
5. Ranbir Kapoor to Deepika Padukone (Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani)
Many-a-romantic-heart heaved a deep comforted sigh when Bunny (Ranbir Kapoor) bid adieu to his globetrotting adventure for a life of love and family with Naina (Deepika Padukone). Cuddled up with your beau in your sweats on New Year’s eve with champagne in hand as you toast to your future, isn’t that really the dream?
6. Ranveer Singh to Anushka Sharma (Band Baaja Baraat)
Bittoo’s (Ranveer Singh) late but effective realization of his feelings taught us that true love might be already present in your life. You just have to see it, and more importantly, accept it, hopefully before they get engaged to someone else.
7. Imran Khan to Genelia D’Souza (Jaane tu ya Jaane na)
When Jai (Imran Khan) confessed his feelings to Aditi (Genelia D’Souza) with his rendition of the classic song ‘Jaane tu ya Jaane na’, his gesture was met with a wave of praise, even if his singing prowess was not! You might want to skip out on the illegal chase through the airport though, the police might not be as understanding!
8. Saif Ali Khan to Diana Penty (Cocktail)
One of the cutest proposal scenes of Bollywood, it summed up the friendship between Gautam (Saif Ali Khan), Veronica (Deepika Padukone) and Meera (Diana Penty), when Veronica (Deepika Padukone) put aside her feelings to help her friends embrace their love and destiny.
9. Vivek Oberoi to Rani Mukherji (Saathiya)
In the city that never sleeps, this adorable love confession by Aditya (Vivek Oberoi) to Suhani (Rani Mukherji) on a Mumbai local train was a testament to the role it plays in people’s lives.
10. Arjun Kapoor to Alia Bhatt (2 States)
Even though we do not recommend bursting into your partner’s job interview to do so, Krish’s (Arjun Kapoor) heartfelt proposal to Ananya (Alia Bhatt) sure did make our eyes a tad bit moist with emotion.
11. Kajol to Shah Rukh Khan (My Name is Khan)
Remember to take a cue from Mandira’s (Kajol) spontaneous, endearing proposal to Rizwan (Shah Rukh Khan) atop a gorgeous hill where he took her to show the panoramic view of San Francisco.
12. Fawad Khan to Sonam Kapoor (Khoobsurat)
If standing out is what you desire most, get inspired by Vikram’s (Fawad Khan) proposal to Mili (Sonam Kapoor) in a Paintball arena in the most action packed proposal scene of Bollywood. We do hope however, that unlike Vikram’s (Fawad Khan) proposal, yours is met with an instant yes!
13. Saif Ali Khan to Preity Zinta (Kal Ho Na Ho)
All of Naina’s (Preity Zinta) family waited with baited breath, as did we, when Rohit (Saif Ali Khan) popped the question to her in the most quintessentially romantic setup, down to the singing chorus serenading her as she answered ‘yes’.
14. Madhuri Dixit to Shah Rukh Khan (Dil to Pagal Hai)
If expressing your feelings makes you nervous, take a page out of Pooja’s (Madhuri Dixit) book and tape your love confession to your soulmate. A proposal you can actually relive whenever you want!
15. Abhay Deol to Sonam Kapoor (Aisha)
This one was no less than a fairy tale, where our desi Prince Charming calls upon Sleeping Beauty in her castle, and they seal it with true love’s kiss.