Sonam Kapoor's Mehendi ceremony has Janhvi Kapoor, Karan Johar, Rani Mukerji in attendance

It's the biggest wedding of the season. The Kapoor family kickstarted the celebration of Sonam Kapoor's wedding on Sunday with an informal Mehendi ceremony which had the entire Kapoor family in attendance along with filmmakers Karan Johar, David Dhawan, and actress Rani Mukerji.

The bride and the groom

Celebrations began on Sunday at the Kapoor household with an informal Mehendi ceremony. Bride Sonam Kapoor and groom Anand Ahuja matched their outfits for the first of their pre-wedding functions

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The bride's sisters

Sonam's cousins Janhvi Kapoor and Shanaya Kapoor were spotted arriving at Anil Kapoor's residence. Photo by Yogen Shah

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Karan Johar, Rani Mukerji, Anil Kapoor

Karan Johar wore a designer kurta for the event. He later posted a photo with Rani Mukerji and the father of the bride Anil Kapoor. Photo by Yogen Shah

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Childhood friends

Actor Siddhant Kapoor, Shakti Kapoor's son, posted this photo with his childhood friend Sonam.

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Full house

Sanjay and Maheep Kapoor pose with Karan Johar, Shanaya, Anshula, Janhvi and Khushi Kapoor.

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The bridesmaids

Sisters of the bride, Shanaya, Khushi, Janhvi and Anshula Kapoor pose for a photo amid celebrations.

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The groom

The groom-to-be, Anand Ahuja spotted arriving at Anil Kapoor's residence. Anand and Sonam are set to tie the knot on 8th May. Photo by Yogen Shah

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Rani Mukerji

Rani Mukerji shows off her mehndi as she leaves Anil Kapoor's residence. Photo by Yogen Shah

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Brothers-in-arms

Harshvardhan and Arjun Kapoor pose for the media outside Anil Kapoor's residence.Photo by Yogen Shah

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Friends at Anil Kapoor's house.

Filmmakers David Dhawan and Satish Kaushik and lyricist Javed Akhtar spotted at Anil Kapoor's residence. Photo by Yogen Shah

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