Bollywood A-Listers Celebrate Ganesha Chaturthi

The festival celebration of Ganesh Chaturthi is a 10-day festival which began on August 22 and will end on September 1 with the immersion ceremony known as visarjan. The festival is celebrated across the globe by millions and several Bollywood celebrities also wished their fans on the special occasion of Ganesha Chaturthi. Here’s how the Bollywood fraternity celebrated the festival on Saturday, 22 August.

Hema Malini tweeted,

The Raj Kundra family have gone all out to ensure they have a fitting welcome for Ganeshji on the occasion of Ganesha Chaturthi.

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Shilpa Shetty has also been shooting for a “Ganesh Chaturthi-special” amid a “new normal” that requires everybody to take extra precautions of wearing face-masks and gloves. 

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“Getting back to work #NewNormal. The best way to make peace with any situation is to gradually adapt to the changes. So, after a five-month hiatus, I shot for something special, an act for Ganesh Chaturthi as a humble dedication to all our frontline warriors,” Shilpa wrote on Instagram.

Here’s a glimpse of their Ganesh puja hawan which she shared on Instagram.

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Karan Johar,

Veteran Bollywood star, Amitabh Bachchan shared photos of his previous visit to the famed Lalbaug Chat Raja.

Bollywood superstar Salman Khan joined his sister Arpita Khan Sharma and brother-in-law Aayush Sharma for the celebrations of Lord Ganesh on Ganesh Chaturthi 2020.  Every year, Salman’s family celebrates Ganesh Chaturthi with much fanfare. However, this time the celebrations were low-key due to coronavirus restrictions. Salman Khan performed Vighnaharta aarti with the whole family on the occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi and, the video has now given viral across social media platforms.

Producer Atul Agnihotri shared a video of Salman Khan performing puja along with father Salim Khan, mother Salma Khan, brothers Sohail Khan, and Arbaaz Khan and sister Arpita Khan Sharma.

Have a dekko,

Ankita Lokhande, who has been in the headlines for demanding a CBI probe in Sushant Singh Rajput’s death, is waiting to meet her “ganpatibappa.”

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“I’m waiting to meet my ganpatibappa this year ❤️ganpati Bappa laukar ya 😍 #throwback 2019 ganpatibappa,” the actress wrote. 

Varun Dhawan prays to Lord Ganesha

Sonali Bendre is hoping for a new beginning for everyone. Along with a picture of herself with a Ganpati, she wrote: “This year more than ever, with the arrival of Bappa, I hope for new beginnings for everyone! 

I’m going to miss all the visits from friends & family at home for Bappa’s Darshan. But, I know we’ll find a way to adapt to the current situation yet still retain the true essence of Ganesh Chaturthi. #HappyGaneshChaturthi गणेश चतुर्थी च्या हार्दिक शुभेच्छा, गणपती बाप्पा मोरया.”

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Sharing a picture of Lord Ganesha, Amitabh Bachchan wrote, “In the peace and tranquility of the circumstances that circumstances built about us in these trial days , there is the belief in prayer , in the belief of the Supreme , in the trust and faith of that unseen force .. unseen , yet in faith believed of its existent FORCE. Tomorrow a day begins for the beginning of the days ahead .. just .. a reckoning of what it will deliver .. acceptance or delayed rejection .. a trial of body and mind .. and to assess the way on.” 

Priyanka Chopra tweeted,

Ganesh Chaturthi at the Taimur Ali Khan home

“Ganpati celebrations might be a little different this year… But Tim made sure the festival was on point by making a beautiful lego Ganeshji for us. Wishing you all a very happy Ganesh Chaturthi. Praying for peace, everyone’s health and safety,” Bebo shared on Instagram along with pictures of Taimur praying to Ganpati Bappa.

Samantha Akkineni wishes fans on Ganesh Chaturthi

Samantha Akkineni wished everyone on Ganesh Chaturthi and tweeted, “Happy Vinayaka Chavithi /Chaturthi everyone ❤️. May he remove all the obstacles from your life and shower you with blessings 🙏”

Ajay Devgn tweeted,

Abhishek Bachchan shared this message on Instagram,

Wishing you all a very Happy Ganesh Chaturthi. May Lord Ganesha bless you all with happiness and success.

Akshay Kumar wished his fans,

Mika Singh tweeted,

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