Holi is finally here! Many Hindu devotees often look forward to this special festival which brings immense joy as it marks the beginning of spring. It is called the festival of colors because it is celebrated on a large scale in which people spread out on top of each other and douse each other with water to enjoy the festival to the fullest. Sweets are a delight on this day and even some special drinks are part of the occasion.
As people prepare to greet each other at Holi, celebrities have already taken to social media to wish netizens this special day with love and happiness.
Kareena Kapoor Khan has shared an adorable photo with her son Jeh Ali Khan on Holi. The mother-son duo were seen building a sandcastle. In the caption, the actress wrote, “During the holidays we build sandcastles. Happy Holi!”
Shilpa Shetty shared a video of her children Viaan and Samisha wearing white outfits and celebrating the festival with flower petals.
She wrote, “May all your worries and sorrows fly away in the fire of Holika. It’s the season of new beginnings, a new harvest, a new moon and a new zeal for life… May you be awash in all the colors of happiness and love. Happy Holi to you and your loved ones!”
Katrina Kaif and Vicky Kaushal celebrated their first Holi after getting married. Katrina looked pretty stained gulaal and posing with her in-laws, Sham Kaushal and Veena Kaushal.
Amitabh Bachchan shared a cute photo on Insta with his wife Jaya Bachchan. We saw him put tikka on her forehead as she held a gulaal ki thali in his hands. “होली की अनेक अनेक शुभकामनाएँ।॥ (Happy Holi greetings),” he wrote.
R Madhavan posted a glowing photo of Holi and veteran actress Hema Malini, “Badi Holi or Dhulandi is celebrated today. It is marked by play with water and colors with each other in joy pure. Holi is celebrated with great pomp in Mathura – Vrindavan, Barsana and Nandgaon in UP. It’s time for fellowship, celebration and merriment! Come, let’s play Holi.”
Other celebrities like Akshay Kumar, Arjun Rampal, Kapil Sharma, Anupam Kher, Subhash Ghai and many more have been wishing their fans and sharing beautiful pictures for Holi. Anupam Kher wishes his fans in Hindi, which translates to “Many best wishes and greetings to all of you on the auspicious occasion of Holi. May the Lord fill your life with all colors of happiness!”
Manushi Chhillar, who will be making his Bollywood debut with Prithviraj alongside Akshay Kumar, has shared sweet photos with his family after celebrating in Holi colors.
Mouni Roy has shared a beautiful photo with her husband Suraj Nambiar as they celebrate their first Holi as a married couple. The duo wore white outfits and wore Holi colors.
Abhishek Bachchan wished his fans Happy Holi with a photo of himself in a white t-shirt smeared with gulaal.
Actress Paoli Dam posted photos of herself playing Holi and smeared them gulaal while wearing a white ethnic outfit.
The festival of Holi signifies triumph and celebrates good over evil. It also celebrates eternal and divine love. A night before Holi is known as Holika Dahan. People gather around a bonfire to perform religious rituals.
Here I wish everyone