Madikeri: Sandalwood actors Bhuvan Ponnanna and Harishka Poonacha wedded in a traditional Kodava style at Virajpet Ammathi Kodava Samaj here on Thursday.
As both Harshika and Bhuvan are native of Kodagu, the whole wedding theme was also planned as a tribute to their roots. They followed every ritual like Gange Pooje, Bendoota and other traditions wearing Kodava attire.
The guests were treated to true Kodava delicacies that included both vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes. Some of the dishes that were on the menu were mutton biryani, mutton fry, chicken fry, pork curry, Vegetable Pulav, puttu and Kodava sweets.
Prominent personalities including former chief ministers B S Yediyurappa, Basavaraj Bommai, Sandalwood celebrities like Golden Star Ganesh, Upendra, Priyanka, Sudharani and others attended the wedding.
Both Bhuvan and Harshika have made their mark in the glamour industry. While Bhuvan had participated in Bigg Boss, Harhika has acted in several movies. The couple are now busy in the process of developing a movie, together.