Prachand’s son Prakash Dahal wrote in his Facebook profile that Manisha’s brother Siddhartha told Prachanda to take over the government and save Nepal. He reportedly told that nobody except Prachanda can handle the current crisis. (Photo credits: Prakash Dahal)
The marriage ceremony between Manisha Koirala and Samrat Dahal was held successfully at Gokarna Resort today, June 19, 2010. Families of the two and their close friends including some Bollywood personalities participated in the ceremony. The previous post features the regular updates on the marriage.
Falling in and out of love seems like a regular exercise for commitment-phobic Manisha Koirala in her initial days of movies career. But, in the later stages when she wanted to settle down she couldn’t find anybody willing to commit, until Samrat Dahal came in picture. Starting with the first Bollywood movie, Manisha has been linked with a very wide range of males in Bollywood. Some, that went a little further than rumor, are listed below.
Vivek Mushran: Her co-star in her debut film Saudagar, Manisha dated Vivek during her initial days in the industry.
UPDATE: more photos added.
First photos of Bollywood actress and grand daughter of Girija Prasas Koirala, Manisha Koirala, with her fiance Samrat Dahal during their engagement (swayamvar) ceremony in Gokarna Jungle Resort, Kathmandu on Friday, June 18, 2010.
This post follows Manisha Koirala’s marriage with Samrat Dahal: starting from the Swyamvar ceremony on June 19 to the wedding reception party on June 21, 2010. Some updates are linked to the posts containing photo galleries and details of the events.
The celebrity wedding ceremony is to start today at Gokarna Forest Resort in Kathmandu with Swyambar ceremony. The actual marriage will take place tomorrow (June 19, 2010) at the same resort. The reception however is going to be a grand ball in Hotel Soaltee Crowne Plaza in Kathmandu.
We wish Manisha Koirala and Samrat Dahal a happy marriage life
, in advance. We wish you two a marriage filled with love and joy…
A recent update on the June 19 marriage ceremony of Manisha Korala with Samrat Dahal is released on the venue of the marriage ceremony. According to the program, the Swyamber ceremony will be held on June 18 at Gokarna Resort, kathmandu. The marriage ceremony will also be held at the same location the following day.
Designers Sabyasachi Mukherji and Anna Singh will design the outfits for the pre-wedding ceremonies. Manisha will wear a red sari with diamond-and-gold work on her big day. Samrat, the groom, will wear traditional Nepali wear picked out by his US-based sister.
The family source told that the marriage ceremony is being held out of their home because of the recent death of her grandfather Girija Prasad Koirala.
Samrat will take Manisha as his wife to his home at Maharajganj, Kathmadu on the evening of June 19. The marriage party will be held in Soltae Hotel on the evening of June 20. Apart from the family members and relatives of Manisha and Samrat some Bollywood personnel will also attend the marriage party. Details on the attendance is not released yet.
Manisha recently finished shooting for Dipendra Khanal’s Nepali film titled Dharma. The film marks the return of the actress to the Nepali film industry nearly two decades after she left for Bollywood. Before she returned to prepare for marriage, she was in Cochin, South India, shooting for a Telugu film.
The date and the venue of the marriage of Manisha Koriala and Samrat Dahal is fixed for June 18 (Ashad 4, 2067 in Nepali date) in Gokarna. According to Manisha’s father, Prakash Koirala, the date was fixed by the family priest Ramchandra Ghimire.
Prakash told that although the marriage preparation is in full swing, Manisha is still in Madras in a Hindi movie shooting. He wished she were in Kathmandu to prepare for the wedding. Prakash was talking to the representatives of Naya Patrika daily.
In a latest interview, Manisha Koirala has told that the marriage date is not fixed yet. She however told that the marriage will occur on the undecided date of the first week of Nepali month Ashad, 2067. She also told that the engagement ceremony will also be held in the month of Ashad.
In a question about how the marriage ceremony will be held, Manisha told that she will marry in Nepali style, wearing Nepali dress and Nepali ornaments.
Manisha Koirala, a 40-year-old Bollywood super-star has finally decided to get married. Last month she told that she is planning to marry a Nepali and stay in Nepal. The lucky Nepali, Samrat Dahal, has recently returned from US after completing his study in alternative energy.
Samrat is son of Surendra Dahal, the owner of Leather Wings, a shoes company. Samrat is currently working in Nepal Credit and Commerce (NCC) Bank, Kathmandu.
According to The Himalayan Times, the marriage decision was made on Monday, April 5. According to the traditional ceremony, Swyambar will be done on Ashad 3 (June 17, 2010), Mehandi on Ashad 4, and marriage will be done on Ashad 5 (June 19 , 2010) (Nagariknews published the date as Ashad 19 i.e. July 3). The official announcement is yet to be made, hence there are conflicting dates in different news.
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