So finally Bollywood’s most eligible bachelor Shahid Kapoor will be tying knot next month with his fiancée Mira Rajput. As quoted earlier, Shahid stood true to his words that he won’t be marrying any actress from the tinsel town. No wonder, the Delhi based Mira has ‘no’ connection with the glamour world.
Here we share some of the interesting facts about this mysterious girl in Shahid’s life who could easily steal his heart –
Still in College, Mira is a Third Year Student
23 year old Mira is a third-year student in Delhi University’s Lady Shri Ram College. She is pursuing her grads in English (Hons). Reportedly, Mira has done an intern with the United Nations and she even went to Singapore in an exchange program. A South Delhi resident, she studied in Vasant Valley High School and achieved 10th rank in DU’s CATE. Looks like Shahid’s would be is an ideal girl with both, beauty and brains.
Shahid Kapoor Is Not Her First Relationship
As soon as the news broke out that Shahid got engaged to Mira, her past relationship with another guy too came under the galore of the media. It seems that Mira was dating Aditya Lal, her schoolmate in Vasant Valley. The two were madly in love and was often spotted in the nearby mall together. However, after dating each other for a period of 2 years, they mutually called it quits and decided to go separate ways.
A graduate from Loughborough University, Aditya works with the Coco Cola Company. Apparently, there are pics of Shahid’s ex-girlfriend Kareena Kapoor (she is the brand ambassador of Limca) with Aditya in a promotional event. Who knew years later they would have some common connection.
Mira Met Shahid Kapoor through a Religious Group
It is an arranged marriage for Shahid and Mira. The two met through a religious group Radha Soami Satsang Beas. Both the fathers and family of Shahid and Mira are followers of this group. According to the reports, Shahid’s dad Pankaj Kapur used to regularly visit Mira’s house to talk about the wedding. It is said the duo got engaged on January 14, 2015. However, either of the party was asked to keep mum about the entire event.
Mira Is More Than a Decade Younger to Shahid Kapoor
While, the exact age difference is not known, given the fact that Mira is young and is in her third year of graduation, it is quite apparent that the age difference between the two is more than a decade. While, lot of the people seems to be raising their eyebrows on the age difference between Mira and Shahid, it seems that these people are missing the point of compatibility and love. Makes me remember the age old adage – Jab Miya Bibi ho Raazi….
Mira Received a 23 Lakh Ring from Shahid as a Gift
Now that Shahid and Mira are all set to take their wedding vows, news is that Shahid has gifted his bride to be a 23 Lakh custom made solitaire ring in his roka ceremony which took place on May 16 at Mira’s Chattarpur residence in Delhi. According to the news, Shahid had ordered the ring keeping Mira’s taste in mind from a Delhi based Jeweler.
Mira Is Making Frequent Trips to Mumbai to Renovate Shahid’s Juhu House
Last Year Shahid purchased a pad in Juhu facing the Juhu beach. Buzz is that the house is under renovation and Mira has become an interior designer to design her future home. She frequently flies down from Delhi to Mumbai to keep a check on the home décor. This elegant home is situated at the ground floor of Praneta Apartment and has at least 1000 sq ft area of the private beach area.
Mira Rajput and Shahid Kapoor Is All Set To Tie The Knot in June.
June 10 is the D-Day. It is a destination wedding in Greece though there are speculations that the place could be Bali or even Istanbul. It is confirmed that the two will marry in June because Shahid has kept himself free from all his professional commitments in this month.
By: Deepti Verma