The Greeks have nothing on ‘The Big Fat Indian Wedding’ and for good reason. From opulent celebrations that last nearly a week to the extravagance of the bridal trousseau, nothing is too much for an Indian wedding.

Opulence (No Holds Barred)

Opulence (No Holds Barred)

Here we take a look at some of the most extravagant Indian weddings that ever were.

Vanisha Mittal & Amit Bhatia

Vanisha Mittal & Amit Bhatia

Vanisha Mittal & Amit Bhatia

 

Their wedding kicked off with an engagement ceremony in the Palace of Versailles followed by the wedding at the17th century Chateau Vaux le Vicomtebut, but the piéce-de-résistance was a performance by pop star Kylie Minogue amidst fireworks at the Eiffel Tower.

Estimated cost for a week long shindig in France? Rs. 476,89,20,000 ($78 Million) 

Sushanto Roy & Richa and Seemanto Roy & Chandini

Sushanto Roy & Richa and Seemanto Roy & Chandini

Sushanto Roy & Richa and Seemanto Roy & Chandini 

Sons of the ex Sahara chief, got married in opulence incomparable. With the who’s who from the world of entertainment and politics in attendance. The week long celebration took place in Lucknow and they took it one-step further with over 101 different cuisines being served and performances by the Shiamak Davar group along side performances by the British Symphony Orchestra.

Estimated cost for the extravagance in Lucknow? Rs. 552,00,00,000 ( $90 Million)

Pankaj Malani & Avnie Patel

Pankaj Malani & Avnie Patel

Pankaj Malani & Avnie Patel

The wedding that took Las Vegas by storm. It’s very rare when Las Vegas is stopped in its tracks but this wedding managed to do that.

Taking place in a city that’s no stranger to opulence Pankaj and Avnie’s wedding set a new benchmark. From private jets for guests to a bejeweled elephant for the baraat (that reportedly cost $10,000) a no holds barred celebration.

What’s more? Here’s their wedding film that took the social media world by storm a few weeks ago.

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