Akash Ambani-Shloka Mehta to tie the knot on March 9; pre-wedding bash in Switzerland from Feb 23-25

The Reliance scion proposed to his childhood friend in March last year.

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Akash proposed to childhood friend Shloka Mehta in March last year.
It's wedding season again for the Ambani clan. Reliance chairperson Mukesh Ambani's oldest son Akash is all set to tie the knot with diamantaire Russell Mehta's daughter Shloka. The couple, who got engaged last year, will take their vows on March 9.

According to reports, the Ambanis and Mehtas will celebrate the nuptials over a three-day celebration in Mumbai, with the wedding ceremony taking place at Jio World Centre in Bandra Kurla Complex. The baraat The will reportedly commence from the Trident hotel at 3:30 pm and the wedding ceremony will begin at 7.30 pm.

The next day will see the families host a Mangal Parv ceremony at the same venue, followed by a reception on March 11.


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Nita Ambani with son Akash and daughter-in-law Shloka Mehta

Prior to the big day, the families' will host their friends for a three-day pre-wedding at St Moritz in Switzerland. The Swiss town is expected to see over 500 guests as the celebrations begin from February 23 til 25. Ranbir Kapoor, Karan Johar are expected to be among the B-town celebrities in attendance.

Akash proposed to childhood friend Shloka Mehta in March last year. The couple celebrated the new beginning surrounded by close family and friends in a private ceremony in Goa. This was followed by a star-studded engagement for the couple at the Ambanis' Mumbai residence Antilia in June.

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Nita, Isha Ambani Dazzle At Akash-Shloka's Engagement; Tendulkar, B-Town In Attendance
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RIL Chairman Mukesh and wife Nita Ambani hosted a dazzling engagement party for son Akash and Shloka at their residence, Antilia.

Nita, Isha and Shloka all opted for Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla ensembles for the function.


The star-studded guest list included master blaster Sachin Tendulkar who came with wife Anjali, bollywood stars, and political honchos.

The family had earlier hosted a mehendi function on Wednesday, followed by a pre-engagement bash on Thursday for the couple.
RIL Chairman Mukesh and wife Nita Ambani hosted a dazzling engagement party for son Akash and Shloka at their residence, Antilia. Nita, Isha and Shloka all opted for Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla ensemble..
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The couple of the moment, Shloka Mehta and Akash Ambani, looked very much in love. Shloka looked beautiful in a powder pink Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla creation and Akash looked like her prince charming in a maroon bandhgala.

Ambani Jr had proposed to his longtime girlfriend and childhood friend Shloka earlier this year in Goa.

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The couple of the moment, Shloka Mehta and Akash Ambani, looked very much in love. Shloka looked beautiful in a powder pink Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla creation and Akash looked like her prince charming ..
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Nita Ambani looked resplendent in an Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla creation. Her make-up was done by industry favourite, Mickey Contractor. She looked like every bit of a diva at her son's engagement ceremony.

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Nita Ambani looked resplendent in an Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla creation. Her make-up was done by industry favourite, Mickey Contractor. She looked like every bit of a diva at her son's engagement cerem..
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Isha Ambani looked gorgeous in an Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla floral ensemble. Donning an intricate lace outfit, she chose to keep her make-up simple. Her tresses were done up in soft curls, and added a touch of glam to her look. Her make up was done by celebrity stylist Vardan Nayak.

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Isha Ambani looked gorgeous in an Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla floral ensemble. Donning an intricate lace outfit, she chose to keep her make-up simple. Her tresses were done up in soft curls, and added a ..
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(L-R) Anant, Isha, Nita Ambani strike a pose with the couple of the hour Shloka (2R) and Akash (L) outside their Altamount Road residence before the engagement.
(L-R) Anant, Isha, Nita Ambani strike a pose with the couple of the hour Shloka (2R) and Akash (L) outside their Altamount Road residence before the engagement.
Left Pic: Abhishek Bachchan with wife Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and daughter Aaradhya dazzled in their fashionable best. Mr Bachchan wore a sheeer, gold saree by Manish Malhotra, Abhishek wore a self-printed, nehru-collar sherwani and Aaradhya looked pretty in pink.


Right pic: Shweta Bachchan arrived with daughter Navya Nanda in Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla creation.

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Left Pic: Abhishek Bachchan with wife Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and daughter Aaradhya dazzled in their fashionable best. Mr Bachchan wore a sheeer, gold saree by Manish Malhotra, Abhishek wore a self-pr..
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Shah Rukh Khan, his wife Gauri and son Aryan were at their sartorial best for the party, as they arrived for the function. Gauri opted for a Tarun Tahiliani couture saree with silver, old rose gota embroidery and Swarovski detailing. The father-son duo were looking dapper in constrasting styles.

Shah Rukh Khan, his wife Gauri and son Aryan were at their sartorial best for the party, as they arrived for the function. Gauri opted for a Tarun Tahiliani couture saree with silver, old rose gota..
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Master blaster Sachin Tendulkar came with wife Anjali. The couple wore colour coordinated outfits and looked stunning together. While Anjali opted for a turquoise-blue, anarkali suit, the God of cricket looked crisp in an indigo-blue bandhgala.

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Master blaster Sachin Tendulkar came with wife Anjali. The couple wore colour coordinated outfits and looked stunning together. While Anjali opted for a turquoise-blue, anarkali suit, the God of cric..
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After a solo entry for the pre-engagement praty, Alia Bhatt made a grand entry all by herself in an all-gold ensemble for the big day. Wit chandbalis and minimilistic make-up, the 25-year-old was a head-turner for the evening.

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After a solo entry for the pre-engagement praty, Alia Bhatt made a grand entry all by herself in an all-gold ensemble for the big day. Wit chandbalis and minimilistic make-up, the 25-year-old was a h..
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Nita Ambani and daughter Isha were twinning in Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla creations.

Right: Nita Ambani poses with the couple of the hour, Akash and Shloka outside Antilia.


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Nita Ambani and daughter Isha were twinning in Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla creations. Right: Nita Ambani poses with the couple of the hour, Akash and Shloka outside Antilia. (Image: Instagram/@abujani..
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Shloka, the middle child of Russell and Mona Mehta studied at Dhirubhai Ambani School before leaving the Maximum City for the USA. The young heiress completed her undergraduate studies at Princeton University, and went on to do her masters at the London School of Economics, before returning to India in 2014.

Russell Mehta runs the diamond trading company Rosy Blue, as well as the retail jewellery brand Orra - but after her return, Shloka opted out of the diamond business and rather chose to join the company’s philanthropic arm, Rosy Blue Foundation. Mehta's elder brother, Viraj is married to Nisha Sheth who comes from the Great Eastern Shipping family. Her sister Diya, too, tied the knot with Ayush Jatia, son of Amit Jatia of Hardcastle Restaurants, in 2017.

The Ambanis ended 2018 with Akash's twin sister Isha tying the knot to Piramal scion, Anand, in what was the biggest wedding of the year. The lavish, star-studded Mumbai wedding and receptions were preceded by a weekend of pre-wedding celebrations in Udaipur that saw the who's who of the world reach the City of Lakes. From Hillary Clinton to India Inc, a concert by Beyonce to B-town shaking a leg - it was quite the bash in Udaipur.

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Isha, Anand Tie The Knot: Mukesh, Anil Keep It Traditional In Kurtas; A Glittering Guest-List At 'Antilia'
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Isha Ambani and Anand Piramal got married in a traditional ceremony at the former's Altamount Road residence, 'Antilia', after 8 months of courtship. The 33-year-old Piramal scion proposed to the 27-year-old Reliance heiress in Mahabaleshwar, earlier this year.

Many top industrialists, politicians, sports personalities and Bollywood stars arrived at the Ambani residence to be a part of the high-profile wedding.

Here's a look at who all headlined the event.
Isha Ambani and Anand Piramal got married in a traditional ceremony at the former's Altamount Road residence, 'Antilia', after 8 months of courtship. The 33-year-old Piramal scion proposed to the 27-..
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RIL Chairman Mukesh Ambani's only daughter Isha walked down under a chaadar with her brothers Akash and Anant. The 27-year-old was accomapnied by her to-be sisters-in-law Shloka Mehta and Radhika Merchant on either side.
RIL Chairman Mukesh Ambani's only daughter Isha walked down under a chaadar with her brothers Akash and Anant. The 27-year-old was accomapnied by her to-be sisters-in-law Shloka Mehta and Radhika Me..
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Isha Ambani opted for a traditional, glittering lehenga by Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla for her wedding ceremony. She completed her look with matching dazzling jewellery.



Anand Piramal colour-coordinated with his millennial bride in a beige sherwani with intricate embroidery and gold embellishments.



The madly-in-love couple couldn't take their eyes of each other.



Also Read: Isha-Anand Wedding - Complete Coverage

Isha Ambani opted for a traditional, glittering lehenga by Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla for her wedding ceremony. She completed her look with matching dazzling jewellery.Anand Piramal colour-coordinated w..
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Brothers Mukesh and Anil Ambani, both clad in kurtas, celebrated the first wedding in the family together, as they received the baraat at the former's Altamount Road residence, 'Antilia'. The father of the bride, Mukesh Ambani, opted for an ivory kurta with a Nehru jacket.

Brothers Mukesh and Anil Ambani, both clad in kurtas, celebrated the first wedding in the family together, as they received the baraat at the former's Altamount Road residence, 'Antilia'. The father ..
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The Former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton turned heads at the wedding of Isha Ambani and Anand Piramal.

Former First Lady of the US kept it simple in an embellished, beige kurta.
The Former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton turned heads at the wedding of Isha Ambani and Anand Piramal. Former First Lady of the US kept it simple in an embellished, beige kurta.

Isha's twin, Akash Ambani and his fiancée Shloka Mehta, were all smiles as they greeted the groom's family. The 27-year-old Akash opted for an ivory sherwani with maroon motifs, while diamantaire Russel Mehta's daughter complemented him in an off-white embroidered lehenga.

Also Read: Mukesh Ambani helped son-in-law Anand Piramal make an important life decision 8 yrs ago

Isha's twin, Akash Ambani and his fiancée Shloka Mehta, were all smiles as they greeted the groom's family. The 27-year-old Akash opted for an ivory sherwani with maroon motifs, while diamantaire Rus..
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Before the wedding, Anant (L) and Akash (R) rode horses as they arrived with their father Mukesh Ambani (bottom next to Anant) and other family members.

The youngest Ambani opted for a peach kurta with red-maroon Nehru jacket.
Before the wedding, Anant (L) and Akash (R) rode horses as they arrived with their father Mukesh Ambani (bottom next to Anant) and other family members. The youngest Ambani opted for a peach kurta w..
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Mukesh Ambani's younger brother Anil opted for a white kurta-pyjama with a Nehru jacket for his niece's wedding. The Ambani Jr. was spotted with the former President of India, Pranab Mukherjee, who was among the high-profile guests at the wedding.
Mukesh Ambani's younger brother Anil opted for a white kurta-pyjama with a Nehru jacket for his niece's wedding. The Ambani Jr. was spotted with the former President of India, Pranab Mukherjee, who ..
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Billionaire industrialist, philanthropist and former Chairman of Tata Sons, Ratan Tata , was among the guests at Ambani residence 'Antilia' for the wedding.

Billionaire industrialist, philanthropist and former Chairman of Tata Sons, Ratan Tata , was among the guests at Ambani residence 'Antilia' for the wedding.
Right before the wedding, Anant Ambani (L) changed into a beige sherwani, and greeted Union Minister of Home Affairs Rajnath Singh (C) and Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis to Antilia.

While Singh kept it simple in a white kurta and black Nehru jacket. Fadnavis looked dapper in a black bandhgala.
Right before the wedding, Anant Ambani (L) changed into a beige sherwani, and greeted Union Minister of Home Affairs Rajnath Singh (C) and Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis to Antilia. While Singh ke..
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