It is often said that a perfect marriage is a pact between two imperfect individuals who refuse to give up on each other. This is exactly the mantra of India’s top ten power couples! Let’s take a look at their successful marriage fables.
Sachin & Anjali Tendulkar
While Anjali already had a fruitful medical career, Sachin had just begun to settle down as a cricketer. Although Sachin might be extremely fond of hitting the boundaries, his love knew none as he choose to overlook the fact that he is five years younger to the woman he chose to spend his whole life with. Marriage with the God of Cricket hasn’t always been a paradise for Anjali Tendulkar, but the respect for each other professions and the friendship in their relationship makes their marriage a truly inspirational one.
Navjot Singh & Navjot Kaur Sidhu
The marriage of Navjot Singh and Navjot Kaur Sidhu is another amalgamation between a doctor and a cricketer. He admits that it was the classic case of love at first sight for him which later resulted in their successful marriage. Though their lives went through rough patches, owing to Sidhu’s court case and conviction, the marriage has always stood rock solid, motivating many lives today.
Shah Rukh & Gauri Khan
Bollywood’s answer to west’s Hillary and Bill Clinton, Shah Rukh and Gauri Khan definitely know to keep the tabloids running with pictures of their happy married life! The couple has seen struggles and stardom, highs and lows, and yet, remain one of the most encouraging couples of all times.
Anil & Tina Ambani
A relationship that blossomed over long distance, zero communication, and a complete no-no from the groom’s side, can barely go kaput when sealed in marriage. That is the story of Anil and Tina Ambani- he, a royal heir to a prodigious empire, she a famous film actress. After much of convincing, several dates, and after a gap of almost four years, they both ended up getting married and find a spot among India’s top married couples.
Harbhajan Singh & Geeta Basra
When cricket met Bollywood, and how! The young couple have motivated many a lives and shown that true love prevails over difficult times and career lows. One of the most beautiful marriages in the country, this power couple are blessed with a daughter whom they fondly call, Hinaya.
Riteish Deshmukh & Genelia D’Souza
Reel to real, this couple has given major relationship goals to one and all! While bollywood has seen enough relationships going down the drain, Riteish and Genelia took their love to marriage! Hand in hand with each other always, the couple is an inspiration for many young couples today.
Paresh Rawal & Swaroop Sampat
Former Miss India winner Swaroop Sampat, and one of the most celebrated actors in the country, Paresh Rawal’s marriage has proved to be one of the strongest merger’s you’ll see. This couple met during their theatrical careers and, fell in love to be married in a temple under a huge tree.
R. Narayana Murthy & Sudha Murthy
When their friend Prasanna played cupid, N. R. Narayana Murthy and Sudha Murthy barely knew that they would end up getting into a strong married life. Nor did Sudha Murthy know that she was marrying the future IT pioneer. From rags to riches, this couple has definitely inspired a lot of lives and shown the power of faith and love.
Chetan & Anusha Bhagat
Imagine your spouse telling you that they want to quit their comfortable, handsomely paying job to become an author! Well, that’s exactly what Chetan told Anusha and as we know today, she supported her partner to fulfill his dream. College sweethearts and today, proud parents of two boys, this couple has showed the world how marriage works!
Virender Sehwag & Aarti
A Public Relations professional Aarti and the publicly loved cricketer Sehwag, have a successful albeit a quite marriage. Blessed with two sons, the couple has been happily married for more than a decade now, making it to India’s top efficacious couples.