Amitabh Bachchan, Ajay Devgn and other celebs extend warm wishes on Shivaji Jayanti - Times of India

Today marks the birth anniversary of Maratha leader Chatrapati Shivaji and this day is celebrated as Shivaji Jayanti. To this, Bollywood celebrities were spotted taking turns on social media to send out wishes for their fans on the special occasion.

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan took to his Twitter handle to pen down a note in Marathi and wrote, “Chatrapatī śivājī mahārāja jayantīcyā hārdika śubhēcchā (Heartfelt wishes on the birth anniversary of Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj) … Feb 19th Birth Anniversary.”

T 3817 – छत्रपती शिवाजी महाराज जयंतीच्या हार्दिक शुभेच्छा Chatrapatī śivājī mahārāja jayantīcyā hārdika śubhēcchā… https://t.co/yCD5oUospd

— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) 1613671443000

Soon after this, Riteish Deshmukh shared some pictures and added in Marathi, “अखंड हिंदुस्थानचे आराध्य दैवत व स्फूर्ती स्थान छत्रपती शिवाजी राजे महाराजांना त्रिवार मानाचा मुजरा…. *शिवजयंतीच्या खास शुभेच्छा #ShivajiJayanti #ShivajiMaharajJayanti.”

अखंड हिंदुस्थानचे आराध्य दैवत व स्फूर्ती स्थान छत्रपती शिवाजी राजे महाराजांना त्रिवार मानाचा मुजरा…. *शिवजयंती… https://t.co/G232qdiIeT

— Riteish Deshmukh (@Riteishd) 1613708091000

Ajay Devgn quoted some popular lines from his film ‘Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior’ to mark the occasion. It read, “Har Maratha paagal hai swaraj ka, Shivaji raje ka, bhagve ka. Shivaji jayanti ki shubhkaamnayen. #ShivajiMaharaj.”

‘हर मराठा पागल है स्वराज का, शिवाजी राजे का, भगवे का’शिवाजी जयंती की शुभकानाएं#ShivajiMaharaj

— Ajay Devgn (@ajaydevgn) 1613714864000

Anil Kapoor tweeted “Have always been a great admirer & worshipped Shivaji Maharaj as a hero since childhood… A tribute to the great warrior on his birth anniversary!!#ChatrapatiShivajiMaharajJayanti.”

Have always been a great admirer & worshipped Shivaji Maharaj as a hero since childhood…A tribute to the great w… https://t.co/DE7o8Qq7NQ

— Anil Kapoor (@AnilKapoor) 1613718638000

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Tribute to Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj on his Birth Anniversary. #ShivajiJayantiआपको शत शत नमन. #JaiBhavani… https://t.co/rVTzDH5LPs

— Madhur Bhandarkar (@imbhandarkar) 1613709517000