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Anant Ambani, Radhika Merchant pre-wedding day 2 highlights: Bollywood stars, CEOs ready to party after Vantara safari

Anant Ambani, Radhika Merchant pre-wedding day 2 live updates: While many dressed according to theme, several stars also chose monochrome.
Anant Ambani and Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live updates: Check out all the new pictures.
Anant Ambani and Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live updates: Check out all the new pictures.

Anant Ambani, Radhika Merchant pre-wedding day 2 live updates: Day 2 of the festivities will include the dress code ‘jungle fever’. The schedule states the itinerary for Day 2, which has ‘a walk to the wild side’ and ‘a potpourri of desi activities.’ The guests will be visiting the animal rescue and rehabilitation centre of the Ambanis in Jamnagar, Gujarat....Read More

• Earlier this week, Reliance Industries and Reliance Foundation announced the launch of the Vantara (Star of the Forest) programme, an umbrella initiative to focus on the rescue, treatment, care and rehabilitation of injured, abused and threatened animals, both in India and abroad.

• Secondly, after the wildlife walk, the guests will be escorted to the ‘Mela Rouge,’ where a potpourri of desi activities will take place. The dress code for the same is 'South Asian attires.'

• From Bollywood celebs like Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan, Ranbir Kapoor to famous sports personalities like MS Dhoni, Rohit Sharma, Sachin Tendulkar, who's who from different fields has arrived to attend the lavish celebrations.

• Founder and chairperson of Reliance Foundation, Nita Ambani spoke about the pre-wedding function of her son, Anant Ambani, with Radhika Merchant.

She shared the relevance of art and culture and how she is "passionate" about it, saying, "Throughout my life I have been inspired by arts and culture. It has deeply moved me and I am very passionate about it."

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Mar 2, 2024 9:32 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Radhika glams up in new look

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: For the second day, Radhika caught everyone's attention in a glittery rainbow-coloured dress.

Mar 2, 2024 9:21 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Orry gets a hug from Rihanna

Rihanna with Orry, via DietSabya's Instagram Stories.
Rihanna with Orry, via DietSabya's Instagram Stories.

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: Orry has been found! He was seen hugging Rihanna after her performance at Jamnagar, and the two were seen chatting briefly at the bash.

Mar 2, 2024 9:11 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Check out Ranveer Singh's look

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: Ranveer Singh took to Instagram to share his look for the second day. He opted for a bright printed shirt, white trousers and a big yellow hat. Check out his look here.

Mar 2, 2024 8:58 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Garba at airport to welcome guests

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: In Gujarat, and no Garba? That's not happening at the festivities in Jamnagar as a traditional dance was performed at the airport to welcome the guests.

Mar 2, 2024 8:47 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Sonam Kapoor's second look is all about casual chic

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: Sonam Kapoor teamed up with designer Anamika Khanna for her new look on the second day. The actor looked every bit the fashionista in a modern twist to the sari, paired with a white shirt and white trousers. Check out her look here.

Mar 2, 2024 8:35 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Vicky Kaushal's look for the day

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: Vicky Kaushal, who reached Jamnagar to attend the festivities with Katrina Kaif on Saturday, took to Instagram to share his look for the day. He opted for a grey vest and paired it with faded yellow shirt and trousers.

Mar 2, 2024 8:24 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Vir Das jokes about Rihanna's performance

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: Taking to social media, comedian Vir Das joked, “Last night someone watched Rihanna live while eating paneer. Now THAT is an unlikely collab.”

Mar 2, 2024 8:10 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Priyanka Chopra's mother says this about her absence

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: Wondering where is our ‘desi-girl’ Priyanka Chopra? Madhu Chopra spilled details about her absence in a recent conversation with the paparazzi. Read about it here.

Mar 2, 2024 7:58 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Deepika Padukone stuns in white

Deepika Padukone via her Instagram Stories.
Deepika Padukone via her Instagram Stories.

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: Deepika Padukone kept it chic in a white shirt and trousers for the second day of the festivities.

Mar 2, 2024 7:40 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Gautam Adani arrives at Jamnagar

Gautam Adani with wife Priti Adani in Jamnagar.
Gautam Adani with wife Priti Adani in Jamnagar.

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: Gautam Adani has arrived at Jamnagar for the grand pre-wedding celebrations. The paparazzi spotted him inside his car with wife Priti Adani.

Mar 2, 2024 7:36 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Deepika Padukone and Saina Nehwal pose for a pic together

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: As more inside pics of the festivities emerge from the first day, actor Deepika Padukone was seen with ace badminton player Saina Nehwal in a new pic. Ranveer Singh also joined them for a candid pic.

Mar 2, 2024 7:21 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Isha Ambani wows in black

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: Designer Anaita Shroff Adajania shared Isha Ambani's look for the second day. Isha stunned in a black dress with stone encrusted on its body, and paired it with diamond jewelry. Check out the post here.

Mar 2, 2024 7:04 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Kareena Kapoor's photo album from the bash

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: Kareena Kapoor took to Instagram to share a new bunch of pictures, where she was seen with husband Saif Ali Khan, and sons Taimur and Jeh. Actors Sonam Kapoor and Alia Bhatt also joined in for a picture together.

Mar 2, 2024 6:51 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Check out new pic of Mark Zuckerberg with Mukesh Ambani

Akash Ambani, Priscilla Chan, Mark Zuckerberg and Mukesh Ambani.
Akash Ambani, Priscilla Chan, Mark Zuckerberg and Mukesh Ambani.

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: Mark Zuckerberg, wife Priscilla Chan shared the same frame with Mukesh Ambani for a new pic. Akash Ambani was also present.

Mar 2, 2024 6:37 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Mira Rajput's safari ride with Shahid Kapoor

Mira Kapoor via her Instagram Stories.
Mira Kapoor via her Instagram Stories.

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: Mira Rajput took to her Instagram Stories to share a selfie with actor-husband Shahid Kapoor.

Mar 2, 2024 6:22 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Rohit Sharma heads home

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: Leaving so early? Rohit Sharma was spotted at the Jamnagar airport with wife Ritika Sajdeh on Saturday afternoon. He was among many top cricketers invited for the bash.

Mar 2, 2024 6:07 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: From Ed Sheeran to Rihanna, the memes don't fail

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: Remember Ed Sheeran's visit to India, with several Bollywood celebrities in attendance? The internet sure does. Now that Rihanna had to dance along with the Bollywood crowd, the memes have reappeared and how! Check out this post.

Mar 2, 2024 5:51 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Tiger Shroff celebrates his birthday at Jamnagar airport

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: Tiger Shroff, who is celebrating his birthday today, arrived for the festivities this afternoon. He was seen cutting a cake at the Jamnagar Airport.

Mar 2, 2024 5:35 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Karisma Kapoor shares her look from last night

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: Karisma Kapoor shared new pictures of her look from last night on her Instagram. She looked stunning in a black gown with a white layering, and long side capes.

Mar 2, 2024 5:23 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Manish Malhotra shares more inside pictures from the venue

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: Ace fashion designer Manish Malhotra took to Instagram to share more pictures from the stunning decorations at the venue in Jamnagar. “Mrs Nita Ambani s Passion for Craft , Art and Perfection leads to a beautiful vision of different artists coming together and making unforgettable memories,” he captioned in the new post.

Mar 2, 2024 5:16 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Pataudis like to party

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: Saif Ali Khan, Kareena Kapoor, Sara Ali Khan, and other members of the Pataudi family are in Jamnagar for the Ambani party. Check out photo gallery here.

Mar 2, 2024 4:39 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Inside visuals from the grand dessert buffet

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: An inside video from the huge dessert buffet for the second day of the festivities show stunning floral design, and an array of cakes and other delicacies for the guests.

Mar 2, 2024 4:26 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh have a gala time at the bash

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: An inside video from the festivities last night saw Deepika Padukone having a gala time with Ranveer Singh. She was seen meeting and interacting with some guests, and even grooved to the performance with her hands in the air.

Mar 2, 2024 4:11 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Alia Bhatt dazzles in sequined blue gown

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: Alia Bhatt took to Instagram on Saturday, and shared a bunch of pictures from last night, giving fans a closer look of her beautiful blue gown. Check out her post here.

Mar 2, 2024 3:57 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Sara Ali Khan's look from the party

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: Siblings Sara Ali Khan and Ibrahim Ali Khan exuded radiance in black and white looks. Ibrahim chose a white suit while Sara kept it sophisticated in black top and black trousers. Check out their look here.

Mar 2, 2024 3:44 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: 5000 drones used for light show

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: A video from inside the celebrations yesterday at Jamnagar suggests that 5000 drones were used for the light show, depicting incredible designs and artwork in the night sky. Watch more here.

Mar 2, 2024 3:32 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: An emotional speech from the groom-to-be

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: Anant Ambani took the stage and thanked his parents for always taking care of him during his ‘health crises’ and shared that he is ‘eternally grateful’ to them. Mukesh Ambani looked emotional and cheered on for him.

Mar 2, 2024 3:20 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Shraddha Kapoor and Tiger Shroff's Baaghi reunion at airport

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: It was a cute reunion for Baaghi co-stars Tiger Shroff and Shraddha Kapoor at the airport. Shraddha was returning back after attending the bash in Jamnagar while Tiger was heading to attend the festivities.

Mar 2, 2024 3:05 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Manish Malhotra shares an inside look of the designs

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: Manish Malhotra took to his Instagram to share the beautiful designs for the festivities at Jamnagar. In the caption, he wrote, “Creative Indian Artistry in #jamnagar at its Finest under the guidance of Mrs Nita Ambani.” Check out his post here.

Mar 2, 2024 2:50 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Zaheer Khan leaves Jamnagar

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: Leaving already? Former cricketer Zaheer Khan and his wife Sagarika Ghatge were snapped at the Jamnagar airport as they left after attending the festivities.

Mar 2, 2024 2:42 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Suhel Seth talks about the delicious food being served

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: Seems like Suhel Seth had a ‘fafda-licious’ time at the pre-wedding festivities at Jamnagar. He shared that the hospitality was incredible and the guests were taken care of at the venue.

Mar 2, 2024 2:29 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Mark Zuckerberg is ready for Day 2

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg is making sure he is matching the dress code. He opted for an animal print shirt in the new picture, where he was seen standing with wife Priscilla Chan. “It's getting wild out here," he mentioned in the caption.

Mar 2, 2024 2:10 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Akon's team makes it to Jamnagar!

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: Singer Akon, who you might remember as the lead voice in Chammak Challo, will be in Jamnagar to attend the festivities. The singer's musical team was seen at the Jamnagar airport on Saturday afternoon.

Mar 2, 2024 2:06 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Shah Rukh Khan reacts to Rihanna's performance

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: Shah Rukh Khan was seen having fun at Anant Ambani and Radhika Merchant's pre-wedding bash in Jamnagar on the first evening. Shah Rukh was seen standing and grooving to Rihanna’s song while his wife Gauri Khan was seated beside him.

Mar 2, 2024 1:53 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Rihanna says she wants to come back to India again

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: Seems like Rihanna had a lot of fun at the evening yesterday. When asked about her experience in Jamnagar, she told news agency ANI, “It was the best, and I want to come back to India. I loved it (here).”

Mar 2, 2024 1:41 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Diljit Dosanjh is here!

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: On Day 2 of the festivities, Diljit Dosanjh made his way to Jamnagar. He was seen in a white kurta and pajamas, and waved at the paparazzo. The singer and songwriter will likely perform tonight.

Mar 2, 2024 1:31 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Ajay Devgn leaves Jamnagar

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: Looks like it was an early exit for Singham star Ajay Devgn. The star was seen making his way towards the airport on Saturday afternoon, without daughter Nysa.

Mar 2, 2024 1:22 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Rihanna suffers wardrobe malfunction

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: Rihanna had a minor wardrobe malfunction during her performance at the first day of the festivities. In the new pictures, the sleeves of her green bodycon shimmery dress were torn near the underarm.

Mar 2, 2024 12:48 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Rihanna and Janhvi's dance-off

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: Rihanna not only performed at the party but also danced with the guests to desi songs. A video of her dancing with Janvhi Kapoor to the song Zingaat has surfaced on social media. Watch it here.

Mar 2, 2024 12:35 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Sonam Kapoor's Jamnagar album

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: Sonam Kapoor posted a bunch of photos from Jamnagar on Instagram. These show her all-black look for Friday night, photos of her cuddling sister Rhea Kapoor and more.

Mar 2, 2024 12:21 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Radhika Merchant's custom Versace

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: Radhika Merchant, who is set to tie the knot with businessman Mukesh Ambani's youngest son, Anant Ambani, opted for an outfit which actor Blake Lively wore to the 2022 Met Gala. For the event, Radhika opted for the custom-made Versace outfit. It was a pink embellished off-shoulder dress. Radhika paired it with earrings. Read the full story here.

Mar 2, 2024 12:11 PM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Ram Charan cute moment with wife

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: A video from Ram Charan and Upasana Konidela's flight show him pressing her tired feet. Fans of the couple found the video romantic and cute. You can watch it here.

Mar 2, 2024 11:49 AM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Shraddha Kapoor leaves Jamnagar

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: Leaving already? Shraddha Kapoor was spotted at the Jamnagar airport, leaving for home with rumoured boyfriend Rahul Modi. She wore a white and black top and red pants. Looks like she was here only for Day 1.

Mar 2, 2024 11:43 AM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Rihanna's performance

Check out Rihanna performing to Bi**h Better Have My Money at the wedding celebrations on Friday night in Jamnagar. The video is being shared by her fan pages on social media.

Mar 2, 2024 11:20 AM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Rihanna's team and the paps

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: The papazzi once again had a tonne of fun with foreign guests, especially Rihanna's team. They asked them to try different poses and even chanted ‘hip hip hurray’ to get them to pose together. Watch their antics here.

Mar 2, 2024 11:02 AM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Mira Kapoor's look from the party

Mira Kapoor opted for an all-white look for the pre-wedding party on Friday. She posted a picture on Instagram as well. Check it out here.

Mar 2, 2024 10:50 AM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Vir Das' joke about the wedding

Taking to social media, comedian Vir Das joked, “Right now. This very second. A foreign tourist who speaks no Hindi is visiting Jamnagar. And thinks it's always this happening. This is just a normal day. He's going to get home and tell his friends the most amazing stories in the world. About music and celebration and dance and stars. A year from now, upon his recommendation those friends will Visit Jamnagar. They will then make a video call, and break up with him.”

Mar 2, 2024 10:38 AM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Vicky and Katrina head to Jamnagar

Actor Vicky Kaushal and his actor wife Katrina Kaif are finally on their way to Jamnagar. The couple missed the first day festivities but were spotted at the Kalina airport in Mumbai on Saturday morning. Katrina wore a floral dress while Vicky wore a cream jacket and pants. His arm cast has also been removed.

Mar 2, 2024 10:36 AM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Bill Gates' comment

Bill Gates said in an interview, how this was his first Indian wedding. “I’m starting at the top (laughs). It’ll be hard to go to another Indian wedding after this one. I know the family and actually organised my visit so that I could attend. I went and got fitted for clothes, so it’ll be a fun thing to do,” he was quoted as saying. Read full story here.

Mar 2, 2024 10:26 AM IST

Anant Ambani pre-wedding live: Shahid Kapoor heads to Jamnagar

Radhika Merchant pre-wedding live: Actor Shahid Kapoor was spotted at the Kalina Mumbai airport on Saturday morning. He is heading to Jamnagar where he will join his wife Mira Rajput and their kids Misha and Zain. Mira arrived in Jamnagar yesterday.

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