Top 5 Bollywood Parties of 2012

5. Salman Khan’s Eid Party: 

Our Dabang Khan brings his Dabang style in, when it comes to throwing parties. Famous for his girlfriends and parties, this superstar while rocking his way, knows it well how to win more and more hearts. Salman Khan declared his much eagerly awaited Eid party in Mumbai, after the holy month of Ramandan, and brought cheerfulness on the faces of all his close ones. He too, was much excited after the success of his much liked movie ‘Ek Tha Tiger`, and this was the cherry on the cake!

Along with his brothers Sohail Khan and Arbaaz and their wives, Malaika Arora and Seema Khan, other b’town glamorous divas, like Katrina Kaif, Preity Zinta, Mini Mathur, Amrita Arora, Karisma Kapoor and Farha Khan made the evening more enticing.

Other friends of Salman, who made this blissful event more happening in galaxy apartment were Sanjay Dutt, Boney Kapoor, Sajid-Wajid, Puneet Issar, Sanjay Kapoor, Arjun Kapoor, Chunkey Pandey, Atul Agnihotri, Boney Kapoor, etc.

4. Mukesh Ambani’s Party Dedicating Sachin Tendulkar:

On 26th March, South Mumbai at Peddar Road, the merriment of Sachin’s 100th century in Asia Cup against Bangladesh, gave Mukesh Ambani and his wife Neeta Ambani a cause for celebration. This was surely an unexpected spectacular treat by this aristocrat couple; however, it gathered a lot of buzz and attention too. The who’s who of the nation made it to the party. There were industrialist, like Anand Mahindra, and celebrities, like Rithik Roshan with wife Suzzane, Amir Khan with wife Kiron, Ashutosh Gowariker, Raveena Tondon, Rahul Bose, Rajat Kapoor, Tishar Kapoor, Rahul Khanna, Shatrughan Sinha, Harbhajan Singh, Priyanka Chopra, Rani Mukherjee, Lata Mangeshkar, and businessman Vijay Mallya including the ‘most wanted’ Salman Khan. Salman took over the limelight with his usual pert gags, in a quite sophisticated manner.

The rampant of noble invitees made this revelry a marvellous one!

3. Eros International CEO Kishore Lulla’s daughter’s Marriage:

The marriage turned out to be a surprise treat for the bollywood celebs and the biggest Industrialists, as well. Kishore Lulla, CEO of Eros International while planning the wedding to make it a gigantic event have not forgotten to call all the biggies, from across the corners on his daughter ‘Rishika Lulla’s Marriage’. The murmur of Brad Pitt and Anjelina Joley to be here together, given more air to the hot occasion. Jodhpur, Rajasthan on September 28, 2012 captured most of the well-renowned aristocracies on this day. Nita Ambani, Priyanka Chopra, Sri Devi, Anil Kapoor, David Dhawan, Arjun Kapoor, Mahesh Bhupati, Ajay Devgan, Kajol, Ayushman Khurrana, Neeraj Shridhar, Manish Malhotra, Shilpa with her Hubby Raj Kundra, Ritesh & Jenelia Deshmukh, Mouny Roy, Mikaa Singh, Sajid Nadiadwala, D J Aqueel and so on, made this event happening. Around 3500 invitation cards were sent to invite guests across the globe starting from the politicians, sports persons, businessmen, film industry and others. Amitabh Bachchan, Aamir Khan, Salman Khan and Shah Rukh Khan, Kareena and Karisma Kapoor, Rajinikanth, Ranbir Kapoor and Akshay Kumar, Saif Ali Khan, Lata Mangeshkar, John Abraham, Vijay Mallya, Katrina Kaif, Laxmi Mittal, Govinda, Ratan Tata, unfortunately, these celebrities couldn’t make it to this occasion.

The non-stop incursion of the celeb’s arrival heightens the worry of civil airport system. Local police defence cover was not enough to safeguard these upper crusts. So, a private security agency was also hired by the bride’s side, to protect all the ceremonial locations of this marriage. The mehndi function at the Lake ‘Bal Samand Palace’, and the main gathering at magnificent “Mehrangarh Fort” with star-studded performances took the breath away of all the visitors, and hence making at number three in our countdown.

2. Saif and Kareena Wedding Party: 

People waited, talked about and again were anticipating this much awaited ceremony which happened on 17/10/2012 at Saif’s large government bungalow.  The decor was portraying the grand Mughal theme with the help of antique props, which were 200 years old and used for the beautification. Pre-wedding ceremony at Kareena’s dwelling for the sangeet became the talk of the town. Gold and off-white with mogra flowers made the allurement look more royal and sophisticated. 600 and more guest were treasured with VVIP treatment this evening, which included several politicians and b’town celebs. A hurricane of big shots, like Sonia Gandhi, Montek Singh Ahluwalia, Sheila Dikshit, Arun Jaitley, Kapil Dev and many more respected invitees were presented at the Dawat-e-Walima ceremony organised by Sharmila Tagore. The five year relationship celebrated their ‘nikhah’ party at the lavish Taj Hotel, Mumbai. The hush-hush marriage was registered through court at Saif’s home.

Under the tight security, the glamour quotient went on high with the presence of stars and bigwigs of tinsel town. Shah Rukh, Gauri, Karan Johar, Priety Zinta, Tusshar Kapoor, Anil Kapoor, Salman’s sister Alvira, Sonam Kapoor and many made the event a festival of the season.

1. Amitabh Bachhan’s Birthday Bash:

The occasion surely needs to top the charts of all the parties ever happened in Bollywood. The birthday bash became an extravaganza, when a raving inundation of stars, industrialists, politicians, directors, producers, singers and who not came in here. Amitabh Bachchan, an emblem of millions and billions of hearts, when turned 70 on 11th October 2012 made the entire Hindi film industry and the bigwigs and VVIPs rain in this event. When more than 800 biggies, walked in the red carpet, this made the scintillating evening, a razzle-dazzle event of the entire year. Reliance Media Works in Film city got jazzed up for the event from October 10, 2012 till the party got the end at late 4.30 am in the morning. Amitabh Bachhan was wearing an amazing outfit in black velvet, thanked everyone and media, for the good wishes and heart warming arrivals. Aishwarya and Abhishek too came forward looking absolutely stunning, thanked everyone and shared their emotions in high spirits while celebrating his 70th birthday.

From Amitabh’s leading female actors, like Wahida Rehman, Zeenat Aman, Hema Malini to his ‘once upon a time contemporaries, like Shatrughan Sinha, Jitendra, Rishi kapoor and others, made this beautiful moment worth waiting for. Some unexpected arrivals of the superstars, like Dilip Kumar with his wife Saira Bano, and Shah Rukh Khan with his wife Gauri was quite heartening for the Bachhan family and all.  The South Indian ‘Tadka’ with the appearance of superstar, Rajinikanth, Cheeranjeevi and others, added spice and delight and took the spirits higher. The Policians, like Anil Ambani, Mulayam Singh and so on, made the security meter high and tight. The zest, the affection, the glamour, the drama and the euphoria ended up this fete as an unforgettable reminiscence for the entire nation. And, we too greet lots and lots of heartiest wishes to Big B!