With a large number of divorces and breakups in Bollywood, there are stories of happy couples too that have not only been dating for a long time but also have married each other and have been available for each other through the thin and thick of life.
Some of such happiest couples of Bollywood have acted as an inspiration and helped them believe that true love exists. All you need to do is find the right person for yourself.
Some of the happiest couples of Bollywood:
Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bhaduri Bachchan
Amitabh Bachchan had first seen Jaya Bhaduri on the cover of a magazine and fell in love with her eyes and Jaya had seen him the first time at a Pune Film Festival. Their first meeting was at the sets of Guddi when they were both quite excited to work opposite each other.
Jaya had fallen for Amitabh even before he had earned name and fame in the industry, but Amitabh realized his love for Jaya at the sets of the movie Ek Nazar.
Their marriage was the result of a very interesting incident. It was decided by them and their friends that they will go for a trip to London if Zanjeer goes hit and it did. But it was opposed by Big B’s parents to go out with a girl until and unless they are married. And Booom!! He decided to marry her in June 1973.
They are among the most famous couples who have been together even after many rumored link ups of Amitabh. The couple is one of the most successful and happiest couples of Bollywood and displays that a marriage can only work if you love, trust and respect each other, no matter what.
Jaya quit her acting career to focus on her family even though she was among the topmost actresses of that time. The couple was blessed with two kids namely Abhishek Bachchan and Shweta Bachchan and are now grandparents to Aradhya, first kid of Abhishek and Aishwarya.
Dilip Kumar and Saira Banu
Dilip Kumar, one of the best actors of Indian cinema, known as the Tragedy King married 22 years younger Saira Banu in October 1966, when he was 44 and Saira, was 22 years old.
This love story is exactly like a fairy tale when the prince and the princes have a happy ending no matter however impossible it may seem. Dilip Kumar was the childhood crush of Saira Banu and when Dilip Kumar proposed her, it was a dream come true.
Everyone believed that the marriage will not work due to the huge difference in their age, but this couple proved everyone wrong and made it work.
There were rumors that Dilip Kumar got married to another woman named Asma, but nothing could shake the bond that Saira and Dilip shared with each other.
This couple proves that age is just a number when you are in love. Even after huge age difference they have been together for more than fifty years and are still getting strong. They have proved to be the happiest couples of Bollywood.
Shahrukh Khan and Gauri Khan
Met at a friend’s party in Delhi in the year 1984 and have been in love since then. Their relationship had begun a long time back when Shahrukh was nowhere near stardom. Shahrukh Khan was very possessive boyfriend which made Gauri a little irritated and she decided to leave him, but both of them soon realized that they stand nowhere without each other and decided to get back together.
Their love story started at an early age and is still getting stronger and stronger each day. After many disputes and oppositions from Gauri’s parents as they were Hindus and Shahrukh a Muslim, they still got married. They were tied in the marriage knot in the year 1991 and have seen each other grow together.
Shahrukh Khan knew how to keep his private life private and has never let any rumor into his house that could lead to a breakup or divorce. The couple has three kids namely Aryan, Suhana and AbRam.
Gauri Khan, who is a film producer and an interior designer has been a good wife, mother and a great home-maker.
Rishi Kapoor and Neetu Singh
Rishi Kapoor and Neetu Singh have been married since 1980 and have proved that marriages are meant for a lifetime. They know now that they are made for each other and they are gonna be together forever.
The commitment phobic and the playboy, Rishi Kapoor had been in many relationships and Neetu was just a best friend for him who supported him and helped him while his bad times.
Rishi realized his love when he had to stay away from Neetu while filming for Barood in Paris. When he returned from Paris, he proposed Neetu and she(already in love with him) could not refuse. They dated each other for around five years before getting into a marriage and proved that love marriages can work well if you have trust and love.
Rishi Kapoor, the commitment freak, was turned into a committed husband by Neetu Singh and is one of the happiest couples of Bollywood. they have two kids, Riddhima Kapoor and Ranbir Kapoor.
Akshay Kumar and Twinkle Khanna
This couple met during a shoot for Filmfare Magazine in Mumbai and Akshay have been in love with this beautiful lady since then. Akshay Kumar, our famous Khiladi, and this beautiful lady fell in love with each other during the shooting of the movie International Khiladi.
Even though Twinkle Khanna could not earn as much fame as Akshay Kumar in the film industry, she not only changed him from being a lover boy to a committed boyfriend but also married him in January 2001.
Their marriage took place after Twinkle Khanna’s movie Mela proved to be a flop. She had actually promised Akshay that she would marry him if the movie doesn’t do good at box office.
The couple has been married for more than sixteen years now and has two kids, a son named Aarav and a daughter Nitara.
Twinkle Khanna quit her acting career and is now a columnist, author, film producer and an interior designer, while Akshay Kumar is among the superstars of Bollywood ruling the industry. This couple displays what a happy couple looks like.
Ajay Devgan and Kajol Mukherjee
This couple was called ‘Unlikely Pair’ by everyone because of their personality differences. Kajol, who has the most charming personality and a chatterbox, and Ajay, totally an introvert are total opposites of each other but have been married for around eighteen years proving the fact that opposites attract each other. Regardless of their differences, this couple is among the list of the happiest couples of Bollywood.
Kajol was on the top actresses list when she married Ajay and left acting to concentrate on her married life, while Ajay is one of the most versatile and loved actor of Bollywood.
The couple got married to each other in 1999 after dating for four years and are still committed to each other. They have two kids, Nysa and Yug.
Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor
Kareena Kapoor is the second wife of Saif Ali Khan, after the divorce with his first wife, Amrita Singh. They fell in love with each other during the shooting of Tashan in 2007 and started dating after that. This couple is popularly known as Saifeena dated each other for five years before getting tied in marriage in October 2012.
They were born in different cultures and followed different religions and overcame these differences to get married. Kareena was not forced to convert herself to Islam which proves the love of Saif for Kareena. Even after their differences in cultures, religion, age, type of bringing etc, they are now one of the happiest couples of Bollywood.
Saif and Kareena have an age difference of eleven years, yet respect and understand each other well which is the secret to their successful marriage.The couple was blessed with a son in December 2016 and named him Taimur Ali Khan.
These are some of Bollywood celebs that have been in a successful marriage and have been a token of true love.