Baisakhi 2017: Bollywood celebs throng Twitter for wishes!

The harvest festival of Baisakhi is here and the celebratory spirit can be felt in the atmosphere. Baisakhi or Vaisakhi also marks the Sikh New Year and happens to celebrate the formation of Khalsa Panth of warriors under Guru Gobind Singh in 1699. The spirit of spring harvest festival is celebrated across the country.

By Ritika Handoo | Updated: Apr 13, 2017, 16:32 PM IST
Baisakhi 2017: Bollywood celebs throng Twitter for wishes!

New Delhi: The harvest festival of Baisakhi is here and the celebratory spirit can be felt in the atmosphere. Baisakhi or Vaisakhi also marks the Sikh New Year and happens to celebrate the formation of Khalsa Panth of warriors under Guru Gobind Singh in 1699. The spirit of spring harvest festival is celebrated across the country.

Also, it marks the sacredness of rivers in Hindu culture. Sikhs celebrate Baisakhi in many ways such as Gurudwaras are fully decorated and bhajan, kirtans are organised. On this day, Hindus bathe in sacred rivers such as Ganges, Jhelum and Kaveri, visit temples, and enjoy with friends and family. The harvest festival is known by different names in various regions.

So, our Bollywood celebs too decided to wish their fans.

Check out the 'Baisakhi' tweets here: