Mumbai:18/8/18: Priyanka Chopra and American singer Nick Jonas officially announced their engagement after a pooja ceremony held at the actor’s residence here, ending months of speculation about their relationship. Both Priyanka and her beau declared their love for each other on their Instagram pages after the ceremony.
Priyanka shared a photo from the ceremony where she is seen embracing Nick. “Taken.. With all my heart and soul..” she captioned the photo on Instagram.
Jonas, 25 also shared the same photo on Instagram and called Priyanka “Future Mrs. Jonas. My heart. My love.”
However, the couple, who were strictly private about their relationship, have not announced a date for their wedding. The priest, who conducted the pooja at Priyanka’s residence, said it was for peace and their well-being.
“The puja started a little over 10.30 and it lasted for about four hours. We performed Grah Shanti, Ganesh Puja, Aarti and havan. It was done for their peace and well being. They both looked very nice together. We just wish them a long and happy life.
“Nick is a very humble person. He just followed the rituals. Priyanka used to explain things to him,” Kamal Kumar Mishra said.
In the first photos from the ceremony, Priyanka and Nick were seen in traditional Indian attires. A photo from the ceremony showed the couple standing in front of background bearing their first initials.
Priyanka opted for a yellow Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla salwar suit, Nick donned a ivory kurta churidar for the occasion.
The designer duo also posted a picture from the ceremony.