Chennai: Popular southern celebrities Mahesh Babu, Trisha Krishnan and Taapsee Pannu among others on Saturday extended their heartfelt wishes to the newly-weds — actor Naga Chaitanya and Samantha Ruth Prabhu.
The couple got married in a destination wedding in Goa on Friday.
Chaitanya and Samantha, who have worked together in films such as “Ye Maaya Chesave” and “Autonagar Surya”, decided to make it official after a courtship of nearly two years.
Superstar Mahesh Babu tweeted: “Congratulations to the lovely couple Chaitanya and Samantha. Wishing you both a life filled with love, light and happiness.”
Actress Lakshmi Manchu tweeted: “Wishing you a lifetime of bliss and beautiful babies. God bless you in this union. There is magic in your story.”
Trisha thanked Chaitanya and Samantha “for reinstating my faith in fairy tales”. She wished the couple the best.
Shruti Haasan wrote: “Here’s wishing Chaitanya and Samantha a lifetime of happiness and love! God bless.”
Taapsee congratulated Samantha and wrote: “Here’s to the beginning of a new beautiful chapter of life. I pray and wish it’s as cheerful as your smile.”
Wishing Naga Chaitanya, Taapsee tweeted: “And Chaitanya your happiness in pictures says it all! Congratulations to you. Make beautiful memories, many more than what you both already have.”
On Friday, Chaitanya and Samantha had a Hindu wedding ceremony. On Saturday, they’ll say “I Do” at a Christian ceremony.
Samantha dazzled in a powder blue lehenga, with pink and blue floral embroidery for the mehendi ceremony. Her outfit was paired with platinum jewellery, including a maang tikka. The groom wore a cream salwar.
For the wedding ceremony, Samantha wore a special sari that was owned by Chaitanya’s grandmother; D. Rajeswari, wife of popular producer D. Ramanaidu. Designer Kresha Bajaj added her touch to the sari.
Chaitanya was seen wearing a white-and-white silk dhoti and kurta.