India welcomed Lord Ganesa on Thursday, September 13 , devotees across the country are celebrating 'Ganesh Chaturthi'. The 10-days-long Hindu competition marks the birth day of Lord Ganesa. His idol is loved within the home and embellished pandals. Processions with active music and energetic dance also are organized to feature additional colors to the competition. Many Bollywood celebrities have conjointly become part of celebration and have welcomed 'Bappa' in their residence.
Here how Bollywood Celebrities are celebrating the Festival
• Anushka Sharma and Varun Dhawan
The “Sui Dhaaga” couple are busy promoting their movie these days, took the oppournity to seek the Blessings of Bappa. They celebrated the festival in an Eco-friendly way, as they worshipped Ganpati made of Dhaaga.
Actress Anushka Sharma shared a video of same on twitter, and wrote, “"Celebrating this auspicious occasion with a beautiful eco-friendly Bappa made with Dhaaga #GaneshChaturthi @Varun_dvn".
• Shilipa Shetty and Raj Kundra
Bollywood diva and fitness enthusiast Shilipa Shetty welcomed Ganpati Bappa to her humble abode along with her husband Raj Kundra. The paparazzi captured the couple carrying the Ganpati to their home as the crowd followed them.
• Arpita Khan Sharma
Khan family Ganapti Celebrations are famous all over B’town. Khan Sisters Alvira khan and Arpita Khan Sharma were captured carrying Ganapti Bappa idol to their residence.
Both Khan Sisters were spotted in traditional attire.
• Madhuri Dixit Nene
Bollywood’s Dhadak girl has participated in Ganpati Festival with full enthusiasm. Dixit posted a picture of herself praying to Lord Ganesha and wrote, “Modaks, family gatherings, dance, music... Everything about #GaneshChaturthi makes me happy, I wish this festive season brings you all countless blessings! #GanpatiBappaMorya ". Madhuri was seen in a beautiful kanchiwaram Saree on the festive occasion.
• Sonu Sood
Bollywood Macho Man Sonu Sood was also spotted carrying the Ganpati to his residence. The actor was seen welcoming Lord Ganesha with all rituals on Wednesday night.
• Sanjay Dutt
Bollywood star Sanjay Dutt also welcomed Lord Ganesha in his residence with wife Manyata Dutt and children. The family was spotted arriving at their residence with the Ganesha idol on Wednesday.
• Jeetendra and his son Tusshar Kapoor
Bollywood veteran Jeetendra was also spotted celebrating 'Ganesh Chaturthi' with son Tusshar Kapoor and grandson. The family was spotted welcoming Lord Ganesha performing rituals wearing traditional outfits.
The whole Bollywood is in a festive mood and celebrating Ganpati with full enthusiasm.
The special thing about Ganesha puja is that it brings the whole Bollywood together irrespective of their caste and religious beliefs. All the celebrities bring Ganpati Bappi to your home and seek blessings from the elephant headed god for a prosperous year ahead.
Ganpati Bappa Muraya
Happy Ganesha Puja