Peace, prosperity and happiness are what Bollywood stars like Amitabh Bachchan, Anupam Kher and Manoj Bajpayee have wished for their friends, family and fans this time on Makar Sankranti, the traditional festival celebrated on January 14 every year with much fanfare in India.
A string of celebrities from the Hindi film fraternity and TV industry took to Twitter to share their wishes. Here's what they had to say:
Amitabh Bachchan: T 1738 -HAPPY MAKARSANKRANTI !!! to all .. and what better way to celebrate than to be in Ahmedabad and be KITE FLYING ..
Anupam Kher: Happy Makarsankranti.:)
Manoj Bajpayee: Happy makar sankranti, lohri and pongal.
Arjun Rampal: Happy Makatsankranti, to all. Missed flying kites this year. Will for sure next year. Happy Pongal to all the farmers in TN. #DiverseIndia
Rana Daggubati: Happy Sankranthi guys!!
Sidharth Shukla: Happy MakarSankrant to all :)
Divya Dutta: Hmmm wonder how many fly kites in Mumbai!!!! Happy makarsankranti tweeple!!! Hava grt day! Fly high!
Kailash Kher: Happy Makar Sakranti To All, GangaSnan Reminds TinyMe with My Fathers Visit At #KankhalHaridwar #Bliss #Nostalgic
Gautam Rode: Happy Makar Sankranti doston :) #MakarSankranti
Kiku Sharda: #HappyMakarSankranti #kiteflying Let the celebrations beginnnnnn !!!!!!
Sangram Singh: Mere Sabhi DeshWasiyo ko #MakarSankranti ki Hardik Subhkamnaye. God bless all
Pallavi Sharda: Happy Sankranti everyone! This time last year we were in Gondal watching kites from our #Hawaizaada set.. Was so beautiful. 15 days to go!