Bollywood stars share Janmashtami messages on social media
Today marks the birthday of the Hindu deity Lord Krishna
Notable Bollywood stars have shared their Janmashtami wishes to fans on social media. Janmashtami marks the celebration of the Hindu god Lord Krishna and is celebrated widely in the Hindu faith.
Amitabh Bachchan posted a picture of Lord Krishna to his Twitter caption with “Warmest greetings on the auspicious occasion of Janmashtami” written in Hindi.
T 3623 - जन्माष्टमी के पावन अवसर पे हार्दिक शुभकामनाएँ pic.twitter.com/rd6udU7GSX— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) August 10, 2020
Anupam Kher posted a colourful picture of Krishan on his Instagram followed by “Happy Janmashtami !! May Lord Krishna bless us all” along with some praying emojis.
Kangana Renaut posted a scenic image of Krishna where he is standing in the forest next to a deer and a peacock. She wrote “Krishna is the only fashionista incarnation of God ha ha he loved decorating himself with peacock feathers, flowers and yellow silk, he played flute and danced like a celestial being, what to say about Krishna he is not God he is a doorway to madness”. She also used the hashtag ##janmashtami2020.
Krishna is the only fashionista incarnation of God ha ha he loved decorating himslef with peacock feathers, flowers and yellow silk, he played flute and danced like a celestial being, what to say about Krishna he is not God he is a doorway to madness-KR #janmashtami2020 pic.twitter.com/19koMHrEJ0— Team Kangana Ranaut (@KanganaTeam) August 11, 2020
Sidharth Malhotra posted an adorable childhood picture of himself dressed as Krishna. The image shows him with Krishna’s headgear and flute. He captioned the image with “Have fun family memories of Delhi related to this festival, however this year let’s all celebrate responsibly. Wishing for love, peace & harmony, #HappyJanmashtami to all
P.S- Clearly my favourite Janmashtami picture”.
Shilpa Shetty posted a short video to Instagram showing her celebrating Janmashtami at the temple with her family. She wrote a few verses of the Hare Krishna chant followed by “May Lord Krishna take away all our worries, give us the strength to face each day with courage, and bless each one of us with happiness, love, & peace on the holy occasion of Krishna Janmashtami”.
Janmashtami is usually celebrated with music, dance and decorations followed by dedicated prayers to Lord Krishna.