Dhanush as of late stood out as truly newsworthy as he declared separation from his wife Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth, after the completion of their 18 years of marriage. Reports citing the reasons behind the star breakup are making rounds on social media. The grapevine is that Dhanush did refuse to meet  Rajinikanth, who is his’ ex-father-in-law. According to the reports, Rajinikanth had attempted to settle the issue, after realizing that his daughter Aishwaryaa‘s marriage with Dhanush was on the rocks, notwithstanding, Dhanush tried not to meet Rajinikanth and avoided going home as he would have rather not disregard the Thalaivar.

According to the reports, Dhanush and Aishwaryaa won’t separate lawfully and will be co-parenting their children Yatra and Linga.
On Monday, Dhanush shared a note that read, “18 years of togetherness as friends, couple as parents and well-wishers to each other. The journey has been of growth, understanding, adjusting, and adapting. Today we stand at a place where our paths separate. Aishwaryaa and I have decided to part ways as a couple and take time to understand us as individuals for the better. Please do Respect our decision and give us the needed privacy to deal with this. Om Nama Shivaya! Spread love, D”

In the meantime, fans and a few superstars have been sharing their shock at Dhanush and Aishwaryaa’s separation as both of them have always set relationship goals during their 18 years of togetherness. Dhanush and Aishwaryaa have been drifting apart in recent years due to their individual life choices. While the actor has been signing on multiple projects, which resulted in the couple hardly spending quality time together, Aishwaryaa, too, had begun to find solace in spirituality