Superstar Amitabh Bachchan on Sunday extended his warm wishes to his fans on the auspicious occasion of Navratri.
In his blog he wrote, “there might be limitations over the celebration of Durga Puja in the country amid the coronavirus pandemic but the spirit has not died down.” He added in the blog how festivities starting with the nine-day Navratri festival, which began on Saturday, is being celebrated under the shadow of COVID-19.
“And they say the festive season has begun .. the Navratri the Durga Pooja and soon the festive Diwali and Dussehra .. and the limitations of the celebration loom large among us all .. But the spirit of prayer and wellness and the reason for the festivity has never changed or stepped down .. it remains steadfast, unchanged and devout in its presence,” 78 year old actor wrote.
Bacchan also reinforced through his blog that he prays that the bond between people becomes stronger during these times.
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सर्व मंगल मांगल्ये शिवे सर्वार्थ साधिके। शरण्ये त्र्यम्बके गौरी नारायणी नमोस्तुते। 🙏🙏🙏 आज नवरात्रि के पावन अवसर पर आपको और आपके परिवार को अनेक अनेक शुभकामनाएँ । देवी माँ अपनी कृपा आप सब पर बनायें रखे । आपको सुख, शांति, समृद्धि, स्वास्थ, सफलता, और प्रेम सदा मिलता रहे यही मेरी देवी के चरणो मै प्रार्थना ।। 🙏🙏🙏🌹🌹🌹 आपका दिन मंगलमय हो । अपना ख़याल रखिएगा ।।
On his instagram account he shared greetings along with Sanskrit Shlokas. Through the caption on Instagram, he also wished his fans “happiness, peace, prosperity, health, success and love”.