Big B, Priyanka tweet ‘Happy Karva Chauth’

Celebrities never miss any occasions to wish their fans, whether it is Navratri, Diwali or Eid, our stars are always extended their best wishes and Karva Chauth is no exception. Stars like Amitabh Bachchan, Priyanka Chopra and many others took to social networking sites to wish their fans ‘Happy Karva Chauth’.

Karva Chauth is a festival celebrated by Hindu women for the safety and longevity of their husbands. They keep fasting from dawn to dusk and only break their fast after looking the moon.

The celebrities took to Twitter to wish everyone. Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bahchan, married to actress-politician Jaya Bhaduri, wrote, "And as we turn the night to morning wives turn on the morning light to fast and pray for their husbands.. It's Karva Chauth now!!"

'Mary Kom' star Priyanka Chopra, while calling the festival her favourite, said, "Happy Karvachauth to all the ladies observing...My favorite festival.Sacrificing for the one you love...Looking at your chaand...God bless."

Actress Divya Dutta also wished her fans a happy Karva Chauth. "Happy Karva chauth!! May the lord almighty accept your fast grant your hubby long healthy life, may we leave the world as suhaagans," wished 'Kick' director Sajid Nadiadwala. 

Celebrities like Chetan Bhagat, Jay Bhanushali and Hiten Tejwani have pledged their support to #FastForHer, a social initiative by online matrimony website, and have joined their wives.