Guru Purnima 2020: Amitabh Bachchan, Anupam Kher and others extend greetings
5 July, 2020 | newsx bureau
Many Bollywood stars took to social media on Sunday to extend their greetings on the auspicious occasion of Guru Purnima. These include Amitabh Bachchan, Anupam Kher, Urmila Matondkar and others.
Bollywood stars on Sunday extended their greetings on the auspicious occasion of Guru Purnima. The 77-year-old star, Amitabh Bachchan shared a post on Twitter on the occasion. Along with the post, the actor posted a picture that shows the feet of a teacher (guru) being showered with flowers. He wrote, “Greetings on Guru Purnima .. and may the blessings of our elders our teachers, ever remain with us.”
The senior Bachchan also shared a post singing the praise of teachers as he quoted the renowned Hindi poet Kabir Das, “Teen lok nav khand mein guru se bada na koi, Karta kare naa kar sake, guru kare so hoye.” (one who leads from darkness to light is called teacher (guru).
Extending wishes on Guru Purnima, veteran star Anupam Kher took to Twitter and wrote, “On the auspicious occasion of Guru Purnima, I salute all my teachers and teachers. His blessings, his love, his scolding and sometimes his beatings made me what I am today. And on this occasion, my blessings and love to all the students of @actorprepares.”
T 3583 – Greetings on Guru Purnima .. and may the blessings of our elders our teachers, ever remain with us .. ? pic.twitter.com/xIibKjSu1J
— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) July 4, 2020
गुरु पूर्णिमा के पावन अवसर पर मैं अपने सभी गुरुओं को और अध्यापकों को नत मस्तक प्रणाम करता हूँ। उनके आशीर्वाद ने, उनके प्यार ने, उनकी डांट ने और कभी कभी उनकी मार ने उन्होंने मुझे वो बनाया जो मैं आज हूँ।और इसी अवसर पर @actorprepares के सभी स्टूडेंट्स को मेरा आशीर्वाद और प्यार।??
— Anupam Kher (@AnupamPKher) July 5, 2020
While we are on the path of constant growth,many teachers guide us.But truly great phase in evolution is when our Own Soul becomes our greatest Guru ?? May your souls never fail to enlighten your path. #GuruPurnima2020 #गुरुपूर्णिमा pic.twitter.com/1DahnQgUyu
— Urmila Matondkar (@UrmilaMatondkar) July 5, 2020
Actor Urmila Matondkar shared the picture of Swami Vivekananda and extended her wishes on Guru Purnima. She tweeted, “While we are on the path of constant growth, many teachers guide us. But truly great phase in evolution is when our own soul becomes our greatest Guru. May your souls never fail to enlighten your path.”
Guru Purnima is marked on the full-moon day of the Hindu month Ashadha and is celebrated by the Hindus, Jains and the Buddhists to honour one’s ‘gurus’ or teachers who guide us through our lives towards the path of enlightenment.
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