Tragic love couples of Bollywood

The tinsel town of Bollywood churns out its own real life stories that are no less mesmerizing than the reel life stories it creates on the big screen. The blossoming of love between the Bollywood celebrities has always attracted the attention of the nation. Not all of them had the good fortune of a happy ending. A few of the high profile break ups in the past and recent times are legendary and never fail to catch the imagination by fire.

John Abraham and Bipasha
John Abraham and Bipasha Basu




The grapevine was abuzz about the relation between the new comers John Abraham and Bipasha Basu during the shooting of the movie Jism. Their relationship matured over the time. Even Bipasha Basu publically acknowledged their relation. It seemed they were made for each other and it was only a matter of time before the wedding bells rang. However in a shocking turn of events, the couple announced their break up after being in relation for more than a decade. It seems Bipasha wished to settle down with marriage and John was not ready to commit. This led to the breakup of what could be the perfect Bollywood couple.

Aishwarya Rai and Salman Khan
Aishwarya and Salman

Salman Khan fell head over heels in love with the glamorous miss world Aishwarya Rai during the shooting of ‘Hum Dil de chuke Sanam’. It was a whirlwind love affair that caught the fancy of the nation. However, this was too good to last and soon the couple broke up. Aishwarya alleged Salman Khan’s abusive behavior for the break up. Aishwarya is happily married now and blessed with a girl child while the flamboyant Salman Khan is yet to find a life partner for himself.

Rajesh Khanna and Dimple
Rajesh Khanna and Dimple

Dimple Kapadia had a dream debut with the super hit film Bobby. The film not only made her a glamour girl of the nation but also helped her to win the attention of the number one hero of Bollywood at that time, Rajesh Khanna. Dimple soon got married to Rajesh Khanna and left the tinsel town to settle down in her married life. However, things didn’t work out and the couple soon parted ways.

Amitabh Bachchan and Rekha
Amitabh and Rekha

This is a legendary love affair that still catches the fancy of the nation. Amitabh is a proud grandpa and father in law now days and surrounded by his family. But, Rekha is a lonely figure that treads alone.