Bollywood celebrities wish fans ‘Happy Onam’ including Amitabh Bachchan

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, veteran actress Hema Malini, filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar among others have wished their admirers a “happy and wonderful” Onam.

Bollywood wishes fans 'Happy Onam'

The festival is celebrated to honour King Mahabali, who according to legend ruled the state once, under whom the people were equal, prosperous and happy.

Bachchan, 72, took to the micro-blogging site to wish his fans on the joyous occasion.

T 1976 – A very happy Onam to all .. festival predominantly celebrated with gusto in Kerala and Malayalis ..

“Dream Girl” Malini also tweeted

Wish u all a wonderful Onam! Have a great day!

English Vinglish actress Sridevi Boney Kapoor also wished her fans.

Wishing all of you a very Happy Onam. May this day bring prosperity, happiness and peace in your lives.

Farhan Akhtar, who co-stars with Bachchan in the upcoming film Wazir also took to Twitter.

Wish you all a happy Onam.

National-award winning director, Madhur Bhandarkar also tweeted.

May the color and lights of Onam fill your home with happiness and joy. Have the most beautiful Onam.

“Kolaveri Di” star Dhanush followed along.

Happy onam

Tamil film actor Suriya, who was seen in the Hindi movie Rakta Charitra posted a truly Malayali wish.

Happy Onam to all my dearest Kerala friends!! Wishing you n all at home Thiruonam Ashamshakal..!! All happiness..!!