As the Parsi community across India and around the world celebrates Navroz–the Parsi New Year–that falls after Pateti, a 10-day penance period, Bollywood took to Twitter to wish the Parsi community.
Akshay Kumar, who was recently seen in Rustom as a Parsi character, took to Twitter to wish the community. He wrote: "I’ve always had great regard for Parsis & Rustom Pavri’s character only helped increase it.Navroz Mubarak everyone".
Along with the tweet, the Khiladi Kumar also shared a picture of himself dressed in a Parsi attire.
Actor Boman Irani also wrote: "69,000 of us worldwide don’t feel like an endangered species with so much love coming in.NavrozeMubarak #parsinewyear."
Actor Bipasha Basu wished the community, specially Boman Irani. She wrote: "Happy Navroz to all Love to you @bomanirani and family
Actor Anupam Kher also tweeted: Navroz Mubarak to all my Parsi friends. Love, peace & happiness always. .:)"
Dhak Dhak girl Madhuri Dixit Nene also took to Twitter to wish the Twitterattis: "Navroz Mubarak to all celebrating it… Wishing you a very Happy, healthy & prosperous year ahead."
Melody Queen Lata Mangeshkar too tweeted: "Namaskar. Aap sab ko Navroz Mubarak," while actor/director Farhan Akhtar wished: "Navroz Mubarak to all me Parsi family and friends".