Updated on: Friday, November 19, 2021, 05:55 PM IST

Gurupurab 2021: Amitabh Bachchan, Akshay Kumar and other B-Town celebs extend wishes

Gurupurab, also known as Guru Nanak Jayanti, is the birth anniversary of the founder of Sikhism, Guru Nanak Dev.

Mumbai: On the occasion of the 552nd birth anniversary of the founder of Sikhism, Guru Nanak Dev, several Bollywood celebrities extended Guru Nanak Jayanti or Gurupurab wishes on social media.

Amitabh Bachchan took to his Twitter handle and shared a picture of Guru Nanak Dev along with the message, "T 4099 - Guru Nanak Jayanti...may His blessings be upon us all..."

Akshay Kumar took to his Instagram Story and penned down Gurupurab wishes. "Aap sab nu shri guru nanak dev ji de prakash parb di lakh lakh vadhaiyaan. Let's pray for everyone's prosperity. Happy Gurupurab," he wrote.


Abhishek Bachchan shared a short graphic video featuring artwork of the Golden Temple on his Instagram Story. Further, the message read, "May the blessings of Waheguru be with you now and forever. Happy Gurpurab to one and all."


Aayush Sharma shared a teaser to his upcomping film 'Antim' with Gurupurab wishes. He wrote, "Spread love and brotherhood. That is the message of Gurunanak Dev ji. Here’s wishing a Happy Gurupurab to you."

Richa Chadha shared a picture on her Instagram Story in which the Golden Temple can be seen reflected on the sarovar (water body). Further, she wrote, "Nanak Naam Chhardi Kala, Tere bhane sarbat da bhala."


Rakul Preet Singh also posted a picture of Guru Nanak Dev on her Instagram Story along with the message, "Happy Gurpurab".

Randeep Hooda posted a short story of the teachings of Guru Nanak Dev on his Instagram Story. Along with it, he wrote, "Nanak naam chardi kala, Tere bhanne sarbat da bhala...#GuruNanakJayanti."

Several other celebrities including Anil Kapoor, Yami Gautam, Taapsee Pannu and more extended their greetings for Gurupurab 2021 through their respective social media handles.

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Published on: Friday, November 19, 2021, 05:55 PM IST