About Raj Kundra and Shilpa Shetty
Raj Kundra is a British–Indian businessman, he was ranked as the 198th richest British Asian by Success.Raj Kundra’s father was a Punjabi who migrated from Bathinda and became a bus conductor in London before running a small business. His mother worked as a shop assistant.Kundra was born and raised in London.At the age of 18, Kundra relocated to Dubai and later Nepal and started a business selling pashmina shawls to fashion retailers in Britain and made his first millions.In 2007, he moved to Dubai and set up Essential General Trading LLC, a company dealing in precious metals, construction, mining and renewable energy projects. He was also at that time involved in the financing and production of Bollywood films.
Shilpa Shetty (born Ashwini Shetty; 8 June 1975)is an Indian actress, film producer, dancer, author, businesswoman and former model who predominantly appeared in Hindi-language films. Shetty was born in Mangalore, Karnataka in a Tulu speaking Bunt family.Her mother Sunanda and late father Surendra Shetty were both manufacturers of tamper-proof water caps in the pharmaceutical industry.Shetty was educated at St. Anthony’s Girls High School, Chembur and at Podar College in Matunga. A trained Bharatanatyam dancer, she was the captain of the volleyball team at her school.In 1991, after completing her tenth-grade examinations, Shetty began her career as a model with a Limca television commercial and subsequently featured in several other commercials and advertisements, following which she began receiving offers for film roles. Shetty continued to pursue her career as a model until she became an actress.
Raj Kundra and Shilpa Shetty love story
Shilpa Shetty and Raj Kundra had started off as business acquaintances and that had started their perfect fairytale. The two had initially met for a business meeting where Raj was helping her out for the promotion of her perfume brand, S2. When tabloids were busy speculating a spark between the two, Raj had denied it all by saying, “We are just friends. I have a business relationship with Shilpa regarding her perfume.”Shilpa had talked about her first meeting with Raj Kundra, and had said, “I met Raj in London through a common friend to discuss a business deal. I was swoon by his smile, charm, and persona.” After meeting Raj, Shilpa had discussed him with her friend and was disappointed as her friend had told her about his marriage. Shilpa had said, “After he left, I asked my friend about him. He told me that he is already married and I was left disheartened. But, at that time, we did not know that Raj is going through a divorce. Four months later, Raj had once offered me to stay at his batch pad, since I was travelling to London frequently. I was surprised to know about his bachelor pad, and later he revealed that he is going through a divorce.” In an interview He had said, “It was love at first sight. From the moment I saw her, I knew I’d love her to be my life partner. She’s got an angelic side to her. Her homely side grew on me as I got to know her. She’s a great housewife. She’s a supermom! She’s the wind beneath my wings and I try to be her support system. We are each other’s strengths.”As the time had passed, Shilpa and Raj were seen spending more time together. Raj Kundra had proposed to her with ‘just 5-carat’ ring. Revealing how Raj had planned the proposal,After all the drama surrounding Raj Kundra’s ex-wife, and other speculations and controversies such as Shilpa getting pregnant before marriage, the much-in-love couple, Shilpa and Raj had finally decided to tie the knot.
Raj Kundra and Shilpa Shetty marriage
Shilpa Shetty and Raj Kundra had tied the knot on November 22, 2009.It was a grand ‘Big Fat Indian Wedding’ in a true sense. The wedding and pre-wedding bash had taken place at Shilpa’s close friend’s farmhouse in Khandala. The couple had their engagement almost a month before their wedding at Raj’s Juhu bungalow. The wedding had taken place according to the Mangalorean traditions. The guest list for the wedding ceremony was restricted to family members only.Shilpa Shetty and Raj Kundra’s reception had taken place on November 24, 2009, at the Grand Hyatt Mumbai, and the who’s who of the B-town had marked their presence.
Raj Kundra and Shilpa Shetty childrens
Shilpa Shetty Kundra and Raj Kundra had gotten blessed with their first child, whom they have named, Viaan Raj Kundra on May 21, 2012. After suffering a few miscarriages, Shilpa and Raj had opted for surrogacy to welcome a baby girl into their lives. The couple was blessed with a daughter on February 15, 2020, whom they have named Samisha Shetty Kundra into their life,