In pictures: Karwa Chauth in Bollywood

Updated: Oct 08, 2017, 16:08
  • In pictures: Karwa Chauth in Bollywood
    Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge: Possibly the most famous Karwa Chauth in Bollywood, here both Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol fast for each other, and break it after SRK manages to sneak out of the main ceremony to attend to Kajol, who came out earlier after complaining of dizziness
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  • In pictures: Karwa Chauth in Bollywood
    Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam: Aishwarya Rai is forced by her family to marry Ajay Devgn in this film. Even during her Karwa Chauth she wants to see her love Salman Khan’s face, but she has to face Ajay
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  • In pictures: Karwa Chauth in Bollywood
    Baghban: In this touching tale of an old couple, Hema Malini is shown keeping a 'vrat' for Amitabh Bachchan
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    Yes Boss: Here, Juhi Chawla fasts for Shah Rukh Khan even though they aren't husband-wife in the movie. The lead characters are forced by circumstances to act as married partners, but Juhi sticks to the tradition to keep Shah Rukh's mother happy
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    Biwi No.1: This was a rather bizarre Karwa Chauth. Salman Khan is married to Karisma Kapoor, but is with his lover Sushmita Sen when it's time to break the fast
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    Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham: A typical Karan Johar film, like everything else, Karwa Chauth was also celebrated lavishly here
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  • In pictures: Karwa Chauth in Bollywood
    Ishq Vishk: Amrita Rao and Shahid Kapoor are not married, but the former still wants to keep a 'vrat'€™ for him. Kapoor obliges, albeit half-heartedly
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Portraying tradition is an essential aspect of Hindi movies. On the occasion of Karwa Chauth, here's a look at the portrayal of the festival in Bollywood over the years

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