21 September, 2015
Begum of Pataudi, Kareena Kapoor Khan celebrated her birthday today at the Pataudi palace with husband Saif Ali Khan and close friends
After the Nawab of Pataudi, Saif Ali Khan celebrated his birthday last month with close friends and family, it is the Begum of the Pataudi palace who ringed in her 35th birthday today. Kareena Kapoor Khan, who recently completed the Delhi schedule of her upcoming film Ki and Ka, was in for a surprise. Apparently, Saif, along with Kareena’s close friends and sister have organised a two day royal birthday bash at the Pataudi palace.
Living up to their names, Saif made sure his begum receives a royal treatment on her special day. “Saif had planned all this about three months back. He made sure that the palace was done up and restored to the art deco of the 1930s for the two-day royal party,” source said.
The guest list for the grand celebration included not only family and close friends, but also friends from the close circle from abroad. “Apart from Bebo’s besties Amrita Arora, Malaika Arora Khan and sister Karisma Kapoor, her friends from Newyork and London have also flown in for the special birthday bash,” source added.
The magnificent celebration called for a royal treat as well. Speaking about the arrangement of food, source said, “The food has been catered from Thailand, Sushi brought in from Bangkok and Awadhi cuisine from Puneet Sikand, the best caterers from Delhi, who are also the caters for the Gandhis.”
Karisma Kapoor and Amrita Arora have been posting pictures of the awesome time they are spending together. Taking to the picture sharing website, Karisma wrote, ‘Birthday Girl to be! #pataudi #palacelife #begum’sbirthday.’
As a part of pre-birthday celebrations, all of them had a casual lunch in the garden of the palace. After this, dressed in black outfits, the beauties posed for the photographs during the cake-cutting ceremony in the evening. The party went on till the mid-night.