Revisiting the wedding day of some inspiring and successful Indian women! #HappyWomensDay
We would have started off with a beautiful anecdote or a quote about women – their confidence, their success and their never-say-die spirit. But, we thought of bringing real life examples to you instead.
On this occasion of International Women’s Day, let’s revisit the Big Day of some successful, popular and beautiful women and their pictures of getting hitched, only to prove that for a successful woman, marriage is neither a barrier or a stepping stone to success, it is in fact a beautiful and unforgettable moment that she cherishes forever!
We’ve handpicked wedding pictures of some truly inspiring personalities, hailing from different walks of life:
Sania Mirza, a tennis player has been a former World No.1 in the doubles discipline and has also bagged six grand slams in her tennis career. She has been a true role model for all those who believed women couldn’t excel in International tennis.
2. Saina Nehwal
An inspiration for young badminton players and a youth icon, Saina Nehwal is a former World No.1 Badminton player with 24 international titles in her kitty.
3. Mary Kom
A popular Indian Olympic boxer, Mary Kom, who has a biopic to her name fought all odds and emerged as a successful international boxer. Kudos to her spirit, her effort and her hard work.
4. Indra Nooyi
Serving as Board of Director of Amazon, Indra Nooyi has always been a part of the top 100 Most Powerful Women. She has proved herself time and again and is a source of inspiration for young girls and women who want to make a place for themselves in any field they wish to.
5. Nita Ambani
We all know she is the chairperson and founder of Reliance Industries. An influencer and a business leader, Nita Ambani was one of the first members of the International Olympic Committee.
6. Geeta Phogat
A freestyle wrestler and a gold medalist at the Commonwealth games 2010, Geeta and her family have a Blockbuster movie, Dangal, inspired by their story.
Hailing from a small town, despite having humble beginnings, Geeta’s spirit couldn’t be crushed!!
7. Shabana Azmi
A well-known Bollywood actor, Shabana Azmi has been working for the welfare of children and women’s rights, along with fighting stigma against AIDS. She has also been associated with the NGO Mijwan Welfare Society, founded by her father, Kaifi Azmi, who also established many charitable institutes.
Wishing you all a very Happy Women’s Day!