After the wedding of Sheldon and Amybe Raj gets the opportunity to appear on a news show as an expert commentator on a meteor shower. On the show, Raj makes the mistake of taunting the acknowledged Neil deGrasse Tyson, making the performance an embarrassment. In one of the social media portals, Tyson even comments on it, which Raj is happy about, who then has a written battle of words with Tyson. This ends, however, when Tyson calls him and asks him to say the remarks to his face at the next signing.
When Raj finds out that Stuartin has found Denise’s partner, he realises that he feels alone and wants to settle down. He therefore contacts his father Dr. V. M. Koothrappali to arrange a marriage for him, which his father agrees to. Through the arrangement, Raj contacts Anuauf and uses a questionnaire to find out about their common interests and wishes before they go out together. The first date is so satisfying that he asks Howardbit to be his best man, but his friend expresses his scepticism about the arrangement. At first, Raj reacts insulted, but listens to Howard when he can’t imagine that as a romantic he would really be satisfied with an arranged marriage. Raj gets these doubts on his next date with Anu, who already wants to discuss financial details, and so he considers to end the whole thing. She then spontaneously proposes to him, which he accepts. The relationship between Raj and Anu continues well from now on, even though Penny and Bernadette inadvertently betray some of his embarrassments to Anu.
Raj gets into a dilemma with Howard when he is invited as a former astronaut by the director of the Griffith Observatory to appear in Raj’s lecture. Afraid that Howard might steal his thunder, Raj doesn’t want to do the performance, but he can’t admit the reasons for his refusal to Howard either, so he allows him to do the performance. During the performance the two men express their mutual respect and hug each other in front of the entire auditorium.
After Raj has participated with Anu in a Halloween celebration of Leonard and Penny, the relationship of the two intensifies and Anu suggests after an evening with the clique that they could get physically closer. The request overwhelms Raj, who seeks advice from his friends on the matter. However, this only helps him to a limited extent and because of nervousness his voice fails during the meeting, so that he withdraws to the bathroom and drinks alcohol. On his return Anu notices his changed behavior, which eventually leads him to confess his fears to her and tell her about his former problems when talking to women. Anu reacts sympathetically and the two spend the night talking before they experience their first time together the next day.
After helping Leonard research the sources for Sheldon and Amy’s essay, Raj installs her door camera for Anu. However, he uses it to find out who she’s meeting with so that he can see her ex-boyfriend visiting her. At first he doesn’t tell her about it and keeps his suspicions to himself, but while playing paintball with the clique he confronts her with his discovery. Shocked by his behaviour, an argument ensues, which reveals that Raj cannot trust her because they hardly know each other, so she ends the relationship and the arrangement. However, since she means a lot to Raj, he tries to apologize to her according to the movie “Actual Love”. At first, she doesn’t go for it and refuses to continue the arrangement, but Raj remains stubborn and wants to be the man who loves her every day for her. Therefore, she agrees to try her hand at a normal relationship with him.
Character description: Rajesh ‘Raj’ Koothrappali, Season 12B
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Their cancellation of the wedding results in them taking the parabolic flight that Howard actually organized for his bachelor party with their partners. Otherwise, Raj devotes this time to cutting up a meteorite together with Bertund trying to participate in a Wil Wheaton-organized “Dungeons & Dragons” game night with some celebrities. Together with his friends he behaves so pe