Here’s how B-Town celebrated Raksha Bandhan on Sunday

On Sunday the festival of Raksha bandhan was on full swing and social media was filled with Brothers and Sisters sharing their love for each other. Our Bollywood celebs were not behind in expressing their love towards their siblings. The festival was celebrated with great enthusiasm by celebrities like Priyanka Chopra, Saif Ali Khan, Arjun Kapoor, Kartik Aryan, Aamir Khan, Alia Bhatt, Shraddha Kapoor and many more on Sunday.

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan reached out to his 'extended family' to share a message urging people to celebrate love, respect, peace and harmony, a string of other celebrities took to social media to share some of their memorable moments with their siblings. Photographs and messages from the film stars were splashed across Instagram and Twitter.

Priyanka, who recently got engaged to American singer Nick Jonas, posted a photograph with her brother Siddharth, and wrote: "I've got an army of brothers, and this one (Siddharth) happens to be the leader of the pack (by default). Happy Raksha Bandhan! It's one of my favourite festivals where the sister ties a sacred thread around the brother's wrist for protection, symbolic of the beautiful bond between siblings. I can't imagine life without having my brothers in my corner... Love you guys!"



Sara Ali Khan, who recently made her Instagram debut also shared many pictures celebrating Raksha Bandhan with her brother Ibrahim Ali Khan, she wrote, “Happy Raksha Bandhan to all brothers and sisters! @iakpataudi I promise to always look out for you and be there for you (even when you don’t want me around) and I hope you continue to boss me around and bully me till you get your way (partly because your way is probably smarter than mine) but mainly because I know you’ll always have my back #happyrakhi #rakshabandhan#bestbrother #dogbrother#alwaysandforever”

????? ???? #strongertogether

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The Kapoor clan who celebrated festival together, Arjun Kapoor posted a picture with his cousins, “I have specifically chosen this one because I look the best in this one !!!

Wishing everyone a very Happy Raksha Bandhan. Love a.

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Saif Ali Khan’s son Ibrahim Ali Khan shared the most adorable picture with Sister Sara, Taimur and Inaaya celebrating Raksha bandhan, “????? ???? #strongertogether”

Mr. Perfectionist Aamir Khan celebrated the festival with his sisters: “Wishing everyone a very Happy Raksha Bandhan. Love a.”

To all my sisters love you all . #sisters

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Kajol wrote: \"Happy Raksha Bandhan everyone! And let's all protect the important things in life as well... Humanity, compassion, value for life and self respect.\"

Actor Sunny Deol flaunted rakhis on his wrist, and wrote; \"Happy Raksha Bandhan. Respect them, protect them always.\"

Sonam Kapoor shared a special photograph with her army of brothers, and wrote: \"To my brothers, a very very happy Rakhee... I'm so thankful to have all of you in my life... Love you all a lot! And sorry I'm not there today to tie you rakhi... Your favourite sister, Sonam.\"

Deepika's Rakhi message was for her younger sister Anisha, whom she lovingly calls 'Smallie'. The \"Padmaavat\" star shared their childhood picture, and wrote: \"Like always... I promise to love you, protect you and bug you... forever! I love you Smallie.\"

Actress Aditi Rao Hydari also shared some photographs with her brothers, and wrote: \"From being my props in pictures to always having my back... Thank you broskis! Happy Raksha Bandhan. P.S. I will continue to bully you for as long as I live!\"

Kartik was in Gwalior for the festival, which celebrates the brother-sister bond. He was nostalgic. \"Really miss our bachpan (childhood). Celebrated Raksha Bandhan after such a long time with my sister and my family and in my city. Love you Kittu a lot. You are the apple of our eye. And we are so proud of you,\" the \"Pyaar Ka Punchnama\" actor wrote and posted a set of happy family pictures.