Riteish Deshmukh featured in Star Pravah's video Thank God, Bappa, in which he explains how Bappa is great because he is not like us mortals. The Marathi song is unlike any other song for the festival but it sure has a poignant message
Set against the background of the Ganesh Chaturthi festival in Mumbai, the short clip also offers snippets of Nargis Fakhri, who plays the role of a DJ in the movie
"The streets are filled with the voice of human commemoration. The lively banter of speech and hilarity, of the presence of the entire family all together, perhaps this once in an entire year, of gifts and happiness," said Mr Bachchan
"I have very fond memories of the festival right from childhood. This is one festival when the entire family comes together. This year Saabir sir has been very sweet and accommodating to let me come back to Mumbai for two-three days from our Kerala shoot," said Shraddha Kapoor
On the last day of Ganesh Chaturthi, members of the Kapoor family - Ranbir Kapoor, Rishi Kapoor, Randhir Kapoor and Rajiv Kapoor were seen with hundreds of fans leading RK Studio's Ganesh Visarjan procession from RK Studios Chembur. Though the Kapoor men walked for over a kilometre with the Ganesh idol and the huge crowd, it seemed like their fans couldn't get enough of them.
While Jaya Bachchan was seen performing the Ganesh aarti at the Ganesh Pandal at Shree Mankeshwar Mandir, Byculla, Sonali Bendre, and her family were spotted bidding farewell to their Ganesh idol. Sonali Bendre interacted with the media and said though itâs already been five years she continues the tradition of bringing home the Ganesha idol for her son.
Actress Shraddha Kapoor took time off from work to celebrate Ganesh Chaturthi with her family in Mumbai. She even shared a picture of her family on Instagram. Her next release is the Haseena Parkar biopic, which also stars her brother Siddhanth Kapoor.
Salman Khan's sister Arpita, brother-in-law Aayush Sharma and brother Sohail Khan were spotted during Ganesh Visarjan outside the Bandra home. Salman missed out on Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations this year as he is shooting for Ali Abbas Zafar's Tiger Zinda Hai in Abu Dhabi.