After 51 years of being happily married, Dilip Kumar and Saira Banu’s love for each other continues to grow. The two have been each other’s pillar of strength all these years and even when Dilip saab continues to be in and out of hospital because of poor health, his wife has always been by his side.

But now it was time for celebration as October 11 also marked 51st wedding anniversary for the star couple. With close friends and family in attendance, Dilip saab and Saira hosted a bash at their Pali Hill residence. The same house which had been stuck in legal case and keys were handed to them only a few months ago. Saira Banu shared her happiness with fans on Dilip Kumar’s Twitter handle and wrote, ” Thank you Almighty God for making our journey beautiful with joy and peace.”

Dilip Kumar and Saira Banu got married in 1966 and do not have any children. After featuring together in film like Gopi and Bairaag, Dilip saab married his co-star, 22 years younger to him and as they say the couple lived happily ever after.