Mumbai: Bollywood is not always filled with health conscious people, especially when it is festive time. Stars like Lara Dutta and Akshay Kumar happily gorged on their share of gajjaks and rewris as the entire Bollywood joined in Lohri celebrations wishing their Punjabi friends heartily. People warmly greeted each other and with most of the popular stars being on social media and other social networking sites especially Twitter which was floodes with updates and messages from stars wishing everybody a very Happy Lohri.
To begin with, it was Bollywood’s very own Shehenshah, Amitabh Bachchan, who reminiscently wrote about his mother Teji Bachchan singing Lohri songs, making rewris and gajjaks at home. He brought to his followers a sneak peak into his way of life. Belonging to close and well knit traditional family, the Bachchans are known their culture, tradition and family values.
Akshay Kumar updated on Twitter his Lohri Wishes. Since Akshay is a Punjabi, he expressed his desire to be inDelhito celebrate Lohri there. He perhaps likes the Lohri feel of the city better mostly the taste of the rewris there. He goes on to add, asking people to have his share of rewris. Akshay Kumar presented an extremely warm and excited picture of himself about the festival.
Tusshar Kapoor wishes on Twitter, “Happy Lohri to everyone!!! Here’s wishing the entire world of Twitter good health, wealth and happiness.”
Lara Dutta, who is expecting her first baby with husband, legendary Tennis Star, Mahesh Bhupati excitedly updated, “Happy Lohri! Reminds me of childhood, with the bonfires and revdi andgajjak!”
The gorgeous, original Punjab-an of Bollywood, Raveena Tandon tweeted in Punjabi, “Lohri ki lakh lakh vadhaiyan!!”
Actress Divya Dutta says, “De maayi Lohri, jeeve teri jodi! Happy Lohri people, its rewri gacchhak time!”
Tha Kapoor Family, however, kept a low profile this year. The gloom from the death of Shammi Kapoor has still loomed behind. Overall, Bollywood celebrated an excite Lohri altogether. A few stars were even spotted attending Lohri functions. Actress Shilpa Shetty, with her very obvious baby bump was seen at Kiran Bawa’s Lohri Part with her husband Raj Kundra. Also her fans will be delighted to know that Raj was going out of his way to ensure Shilpa is fine and comfortable. All the while Shilpa was seen sporting her forever beautiful smile which seemed somehow enhanced with all the baby happiness growing in her.
Bollygraph takes a cue at this juncture to wish all its readers a very warm and Happy Lohri. Enjoy on the delicacies! Have fun.