Sakshi Goenka and Rahul Agarwal, Umaid Bhawan Palace, Jodhpur
From Sukhbir and Kanika Kapoor to the legendary Sonu Nigam, this Wedding saw a plethora of jaw-dropping celebrity performances.
Witness the timeless splendor of Sakshi Goenka and Rahul Agarwal’s Big Fat Indian wedding at Jodhpur’s iconic Umaid Bhawan Palace. Captured in all its glory by WeddingSutra Favorite – Cupcake Productions, the Wedding wove a grand spectacle of love amidst exciting family revelries planned by WeddingSutra Favorite – The Event Casa against backdrops of unmatched opulence.
The couple found the perfect venue for their larger-than-life festivities at the iconic Umaid Bhawan Palace in Jodhpur. The most luxurious Taj heritage hotel in the country, the palatial property boasts some of the most stunning architecture and diverse event spaces that framed their special moments beautifully. The royal rooms, hospitality and culinary offerings also made the experience memorable for the couple’s discerning guests.
The couple envisioned a grand celebration replete with decadent decor, fabulous celebrity appearances and inimitable luxury for which they entrusted the team of The Event Casa to make it a reality. From the rousing Sangeet to the romantic garden Mehndi, a sunkissed Haldi and more, every function was infused with a distinct mood and unique festivities for the guests to enjoy. The team of Cupcake Productions captured their special moments in magical shots.
The couple marked the beginning of their wedding festivities with a lively Sufi Night for just their close friends and family.
The second day began with a grand welcome of the guests hosted at three different hotels, namely Umaid Bhawan Palace, Ajit Bhawan and Welcomehotel by ITC. The guests arrived to a traditional royal welcome that set the tone for the rest of the celebrations. As the evening continued, the energy revved up with a dazzling Sangeet soiree brimming with rousing performances and stellar decor. Dressed in regal blue hues, the couple entered in style with a mystical smokey entrance, while the whimsical decor of white blooms and enchanting light added even more magic to the night. The occasion saw beautifully choreographed dances by the couple and their loved ones along with professional performances, while celebrity artists Hussain and Kanika Kapoor added to the splendor.
The next day began with an outdoor Mehndi carnival sporting romantic pastel decor. Billowing drapes in delicate hues of mint green and blush created the canopy while plush arrangements of spring blooms filled the space with youthful grace. A setup of a geometric gold backdrop interspersed with abstract floral arrangements made for an eclectic couple seating. The bride sported a vibrant lehenga in soft summer hues while the groom wore an embroidered blue sherwani as they came dancing into the event accompanied by professional artists.
The evening transformed into a night of glitz and glamour that saw futuristic blue decor and LED stage design high on the wow factor. Celebrity artists like MJ5, Vishal Mishra, Mouni Roy and Sukhbir dazzled the guests with their high-octane performances adding unforgettable splendor to the occasion. The bride flaunted a stunning couture gown while the groom embraced high fashion with a sequined tuxedo.
Crafted with magnificent red and gold decor, professional artists and splendorous festivities, the Wedding ceremony embodied inimitable grandeur. The couple channeled modern royalty as they descended down the iconic steps of the Palace amidst an entourage of traditional artists carrying diyas and a dazzling display of cold pyro, which also framed their memorable Varmala moment. Fireworks filled the night sky with their magical sparkle, as the couple took their vows of forever.
The grand celebrations ended with a Reception just as luxurious with striking decor and entertainment. The legendary singer Sonu Nigam stole the show with a 31-piece symphony band, leaving the couple and their loved ones with memories they would cherish forever.
The Wedding Makers
Venue: Umaid Bhawan Palace, Jodhpur
Wedding Planner: The Event Casa
Decor: Decor by Shraddha Bihani (Sangeet, Bollywood Night and Wedding), Aura by Gautam Vedi (Sufi, Mehendi, and Bhaat)
Makeup: Bianca Lauzado
Hair: Ritika Kadam
Bridal Draping: Dolly Jain
Choreography: Adi Dance Institute
Entertainment: Hussain (Sangeet), Kanika Kapoor (Sangeet),Richa Sharma (Mehendi), MJ5 (Bollywood night), Vishal Mishra (Bollywood night), Mouni Roy (Bollywood night), Sukhbir (Bollywood night), Sonu Nigam (Reception)
Hospitality: HEMH Hospitality & Logistic
Photography and Videography: Cupcake Productions