Bollywood celebrities extended their wishes to Muslims on Eid-ul-Fitr.

(Web Desk) – Bollywood celebrities including Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan, Shahid Kapoor, Shabana Azmi, Anupam Kher, Farhan Akhtar, Rishi Kapoor, Varun Dhawan, Sonam Kapoor, Anushka Sharma among others, wished ‘Eid Mubarak’ to their fans and friends on social media.

Amitabh Bachchan posted an ‘Eid Mubarak’ picture on Twitter.

Veteran actor Shabana Azmi called Eid the official Gluttony day, reminding us of biryani and qorma.

Here’s Rishi Kapoor’s heartfelt wish:

Anil Kapoor wrote: 

Anupam Kher tweeted: 

Bipasha Basu revealed an interesting reason why she looks forward to Eid every year: 

 

Each year I look forward to Eid to enjoy the feast made by @ayazkhan701  s mom Eid Mubarak

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 In her message, Sonam Kapoor posted a verse from the Holy Quran:

Here’s what  Anushka Sharma said: 

Shah Rukh Khan posted a message for his fans on Twitter who gathered outside his residence to greet him:

Eid-ul-Fitr, the religious festival of Muslims, is celebrated on the first of Shawwal according to the Muslim Hijri calendar, marking the end of the holy fasting month of Ramazan.

The exact date of Eid depends on the lunar cycle, and it is traditionally celebrated for three days – although from country to country, the festival can last anywhere from one to four days.