Being one of the most important events in Maharashtra’s festival calendar, Ganesh Chaturthi has found a significant space in life of Bollywood actors too. For more than a decade now, Dabangg actor Salman Khan has been celebrating Ganesh Chaturthi with great religious fervor at his home in Galaxy Apartments. This year, Salmaan Khan chose to carry on the tradition at his sister Alvira’s house, since his house is under renovation.
“It’s that time of the year again when Ganpati Bappa is visiting us, looking forward to it. Can’t wait !,” tweeted Arpita.
According to sources, Salman Khan was planning to host Ganesh Utsav at his Panvel farm house, but due to renovation work he had to change the place and celebrate the festival at sister Arpita’s house.
The 10-day festival, which began yesterday and will continue till Sep 20. Salman Khan’s friends and relatives also came over to offer prayers on the auspicious day.
Besides him, Bollywood stars like Amrita Rao, Hrithik Roshan, Govinda, Akshay Kumar, Jitendra, Bappi Lahiri, Shilpa Shetty, Nana Patekar, Vivek Oberoi, Sonu Sood and Shreyas Talpade are known to celebrate Ganesh festival at their residence.