Mumbai, Sep 14: On the auspicious occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi, the chants of ‘Ganpati Bappa Morya’ filled the entire atmosphere. The 10-day long festival is being celebrated with much fervour across the different parts of the nation specially in Maharashtra.
And just like other devotees, our movie stars also got into the festive mood as many of them welcomed lord Ganesha at their residence while others visited famous Ganesh pandals to seek blessings of the almighty.
But Ganesh Chaturthi at Salman Khan’s residence has always been attraction to many.
Salman’s sister Arpita with hubby Aayush Sharma hosted the Ganpati Utsav this year and almost everyone from the Khan family attended the festivity.
From the head of the family Salim Khan-Salma Khan, Helen, Sohail, Arbaaz to Salman Khan, Katrina Kaif, Alvira and Atul Agnihotri—all visited Arpita Khan Sharma’s house for Ganpati celebrations.
Atul Agnihotri who is family to Salman took to Twitter and shared the Ganpati Aarti video:
In the video, we can see the entire family right from Salman Khan, Sohail, Arbaaz, mother Salma, sister Alvira and Arpita, Aayush Sharma along with little Ahil were present during the holy aarti. Interestingly, we can also see ‘Bharat’ actress Katrina Kaif too doing the aarti.
Also, several fan clubs shared another video on social media.
The celebrities were decked up to their best and sought Bappa’s blessings.
On Thursday, several of our Bollywood celebrities welcomed Bappa home amid full festive fervour.
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Also known as Vinayaka Chaturthi, the auspicious day marks the birth of Hindu God Ganesha and starts with the ‘sthapana’ of the Lord in the house, ending with ‘visarjan’ on the tenth day.
Devotees clean up their houses and install idols of Lord Ganesha and worship him with flowers and delicious sweets.
The celebrations of Ganesh Chaturthi started on Thursday (September 13) and the visarjan will take place on September 23.
Here’s wishing you all a very Happy Ganesh Chaturthi 2018! Ganpati Bappa Morya !!