We get to see so much in Bollywood. We never get enough of our favorite celebrities’ style, fashion, and fitness trends of our favorite celebrities. With all this, Bollywood is a world of love too. The acting and romance have led to many on-screen couples tying the marriage knot, and there is no doubt that we love them.
Top Five All-time Romantic Couples of Bollywood
1. Ajay Devgan – Kajol
These actors began dating in 1994 while filming the movie Hulchul. The directors and producers doubted their relationship because of their contrasting personalities. Devgan said that theirs did not go the usual proposal way because it never happened. They just knew that they were right there for each other, spending the rest of their lives together.
Subsequently, they married on 24th February 1999 in a traditional Maharashtrian ceremony. There were speculations that Devgan would not allow Kajol to work after their marriage. But shutting the critics up, after 20 years of their knot and with two beautiful children, this couple is going strong.
2. Dilip Kumar- Saira Banu
Saira Banu claims that she was in love with Dilip Kumar just at the age of 12 when his movie Mughal-e-Azam hit the screens. Later, Saira became an actress herself, and when Dilip proposed to her, she quickly agreed. They got married in 1966 when the gorgeous Saira was only 22 and Dilip Kumar 44. Theirs is a love story that overcame a massive age difference of 22 years and is still going strong.
Many defamers believed that their relationship would soon fall apart. Still, despite controversies, for more than four decades, this couple has proved their invincible love for each other and stood beside each other like a rock, considering one another to be God’s greatest gift.
3. Shah Rukh Khan – Gauri Khan
In an industry where marriages soon lose their charm, the love story of King Khan and his wife, Gauri, is definitely worth telling. Their story started when Shahrukh was 19, and Gauri turned down his dance offer at a familiar friend’s party. They have survived the tests of time and have become the most stable couple in Bollywood.
Later, Gauri fell for his confidence and style, and they started going out. Realizing their love for each other, they decided to get married, but the family drama began. Gauri’s family refused to give their daughter to a Muslim and an unsettled boy, Belonging to the Brahmin caste.
They went through many struggles keeping their relationship a secret for many years. They did everything to convince Gauri’s parents and finally got married with their blessings in a Hindu ceremony on 25th October 1991.
Today, even after 22 of marriage, they seem totally in love. Being proud parents of Aryan, Suhana, and AbRam, they respect each other’s religion and lifestyle. Their belief, trust, and commitment are examples of all the couples.
4. Rishi Kapoor – Neetu Singh
One of the most iconic on-screen and off-screen pairs, their teenage romance, which bloomed around 1975, stands rock solid even after 34 years. They started dating when Neetu was just 14. Rishi Kapoor was already the heartthrob of Bollywood, and she was new to all of it.
The Kapoor family was very patriarchal, and a Kapoor bahu was to leave the industry and work as a housewife. Neetu did the same, which sparked controversies that she unwillingly did, which she clarified later.
Some newspapers carried reports of domestic violence and alcohol. The couple came out of all these and supported each other through their highs and lows. Their daughter, Riddhima, is happily married and a successful fashion designer, and their son, Ranbir, is one of the hottest actors in the industry.
5. Riteish Deshmukh – Genelia D’Souza
And last but not least. The story of this cutest Bollywood couple has undoubtedly given us the “Awww” moment. They fell in love with each other on the sets of their debut movie, Tujhe Meri Kasam, back in 2002. Being from a non-filmy background, they never disclosed it in the media.
After a little initial opposition from Ritesh’s family and a 9-year-long relationship, they finally tied the knot on 3rd February 2012. Their strong bond of commitment has made them the first Bollywood couple who has never been a part of any controversy. Genelia gave birth to their first boy child, Riaan, on 25th November 2014.