Telly Couples In Inter-Faith Marriages, Dipika Kakar-Shoaib Ibrahim To Shaheer Sheikh-Ruchika Kapoor

Take a look at these gorgeous lovebirds of the television world, who found their soulmates across religious barriers and had inter-faith marriages.


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Telly Couples In Inter-Faith Marriages, Dipika Kakar-Shoaib Ibrahim To Shaheer Sheikh-Ruchika Kapoor

Love has no language or barriers and it cannot be controlled. Just like flowing water, its outpour cannot be stopped, and before one knows it, they are inevitably struck by the cupid’s arrow. Well, when speaking about love, relationships and marriages, the showbiz world comes across our mind as the first thought, as it has marked several inspirational fairy tale love stories become reality. Moreover, in the modern age, we see so many celeb couples break stereotypical societal barriers and take the plunge into love without restraint. Having this thought in mind, let us take a look at some of the couples of Indian television, who proved love can conquer even the hardest barriers of religion and faith.

#1. Dipika Kakar and Shoaib Ibrahim


Dipika and Shoaib are among the cutest couples in the telly world. Their love story blossomed on the sets of the serial, Sasural Simar Ka, where their on-screen chemistry gradually transformed into a real love story. Thereafter, on February 22, 2018, the couple got married following Islamic rituals. Moreover, Dipika Kakar also changed her name to Faiza, as she converted to Islam for the same. In June 2023, the couple welcomed their first child, Ruhaan.

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#2. Devoleena Bhattacharjee and Shanwaz Shaikh


Devoleena Bhattacharjee is infamously recognised in the television world as ‘Gopi Bahu’, courtesy of her character by the same name in the hit soap opera, Saath Nibhana Saathiya. After safeguarding the position of the most desirable diva in the telly world for quite some time, it was on December 14, 2022, that the diva tied the knot with her gym trainer, Shanwaz Shaikh. The couple opted for a court registered wedding, followed by a simple reception bash attended by their close friends and families.

#3. Aamna Sharif and Amit Kapoor


Aamna Sharif is one of the most loved faces in the television world. She has been a part of the field for many years and has worked in iconic shows like Kahiin To Hoga, Kasauti Zindagi Kay, Kkavyanjali among so many others. On December 27, 2013, the talented diva tied the knot with her longtime beau and distributor-turned-producer, Amit Kapoor. They welcomed their son, Arain in 2015.

#4. Suyyash Rai and Kishwer Merchant


Suyyash Rai and Kishwer Merchant met for the first time on the sets of the show, Pyaar Ki Yeh Ek Kahaani, that sealed the foundation of their happily ever after. Despite differences in religion and a massive age gap, the duo fell in love with one another unconditionally, and after dating one another for a few years, got married on December 16, 2016. Their nuptials was a simple court marriage, followed by a sangeet and mehendi bash. The couple got promoted as parents with the arrival of their son, Nirvair in 2021.

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#5. Aashka Goradia and Brent Goble


Model and actress, Aashka Goradia is a notable face in the television industry. The diva was a part of shows like Bhabhi, Kayamat, Kkusum, Laagi Tujhse Lagan among so many others. In 2015, she started dating American businessman, Brent Goble and the duo got married on December 1, 2017, in a Christian white wedding, followed by a traditional Hindu wedding. They welcomed their first child, a boy in October 2023.

#6. Sreejita De and Michael Blohm-Pape


Sreejita De rose to fame with her stint in the hit serial, Uttaran. Thereafter, she won accolades for her stint in the reality show, Bigg Boss 16. For the unversed, Sreejita had been a part of the television space since a young age and has carved her own niche. The actress was in a long-time distance relationship with her beau, Micheal Blohm-Pape, before the duo finally tied the knot on July 1, 2023, in a Christian white wedding. The couple will be hosting their Indian wedding in Goa at the beginning of 2024.

#7. Vivian Dsena and Nouran Aly


Vivian Dsena has been unanimously hailed as the handsome hunk of television, courtesy to his handsome looks and terrific personality. After making his thumping debut with the show, Pyaar Ki Yeh Ek Kahaani, he created history with his show, Shakti-Astitva Ke Ehsaas Ki. For the unversed, Vivian was previously married to actress, Vahbiz Dorabjee. However, they got divorced in 2021. Fast forward to 2022, in a startling interview, the actor admitted getting married for a second time to his Egyptian girlfriend, Nouran Aly, who is a journalist by profession. Moreover, the actor even happily announced embracing fatherhood with the birth of his daughter, Layan.

#8. Shaheer Sheikh and Ruchika Kapoor


Shaheer Sheikh is known to be the most-loved actor in the television industry, as he has proved his versatility through his acting prowess. Moreover, he also enjoys a special female fan following, courtesy to his handsome looks and amazing physique. Back on November 27, 2020, Shaheer gave his fans a sweet surprise by announcing that he wasn’t single any more and introduced his wife, Ruchika Kapoor to the world. The duo got married in the former’s hometown in a simple court marriage. The couple got blessed with their daughter, Anaya in 2021. For the unversed, Ruchika Kapoor is associated with Ektaa Kapoor's Balaji Telefilms.

What do you think about these amazing couples who proved that love knows no boundaries?

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