Beyoncé has jetted in to India to perform at th.e wedding celebrations of Isha Ambani, the daughter of India's richest man.

The lavish nuptials between Ambani and Anand Piramal, the son of another Indian billionaire, kicked off in the Indian state of Rajasthan this week.

On Sunday night, Beyoncé took to the stage for the sangeet, an evening of music and dance that usually precedes the wedding.

The chart-topping popstar took to Instagram to post a series of photos of her intricately detailed outfits for the event.

Short clips of Beyoncé's performance at the pre-wedding celebrations were shared on Twitter.

The A-list guest-list for the wedding also included Bollywood superstar Priyanka Chopra and her husband Nick Jonas, Arianna Huffington and former US First Lady Hillary Clinton.

Bride-to-be Ambani was a bridesmaid at Chopra and Jonas' wedding last weekend.

The actual wedding ceremony between Ambani and Piramal, which has been dubbed "the big, fat Indian wedding", is due to take place in Mumbai on Wednesday but the festivities kicked off at the weekend.

27-year-old Ambani is the daughter of business tycoon Mukesh Ambani, who is ranked by Forbes as India's richest man and is estimated to have a personal fortune of $47 billion.