6 Muslim Bollywood Stars Celebrating Ganesh Chaturthi Proves That Faith Is Bigger Than Religion

6:59 pm 13 Sep, 2018


Ganesh Chaturthi is a very popular Hindu festival with some people also referring to it as Vinayaka Chaturthi or Chavithi. The festival marks the occasion of Lord Ganesha’s birth and the celebrations begin 10 days before the actual day. India is a diverse nation in terms of religion but that doesn’t deter us from being a part of the celebrations of different faiths.  That is why there are many commoners, as well as, Muslim celebs who celebrate Ganesh Chaturthi with a lot of zeal. And this shows that human connections transcend religions and other barriers of the society.

On the occasion of this auspicious day, we bring you a list of 6 Muslim celebs who celebrate Ganesh Chaturthi. These images are true evidence that faith and love are much above religion.


1. Salman Khan


Did you know that Salman Khan makes sure he never misses Ganesh Chaturthi celebration? The only time he was not home for the celebrations was while shooting for Tubelight in 2016. Even this year, despite a busy schedule for Bharat, the actor managed to get back tot he city for the celebrations.



2. Arbaaz Khan


The next one on the list is Arbaaz Khan. The director-producer also partakes in the festivities every year. He is someone who loves celebrating this festival.



3. Sohail Khan


Looks like the whole of Salim Khan clan makes sure to be a part of Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations. Even Sohail is known to enthusiastically participate in the celebrations.




4. Katrina Kaif


The actress of part Muslim and part Christian origin also does not have any qualms about participating in the festivities. Check out the pic of the actress participating in the festival at the famous Lal Bagh Ganpati pandal in Mumbai.



5. Soha Ali Khan


Seems like even actress Soha Ali Khan is a believer of Lord Ganesh. The actress makes sure to visit the Ganpati pandals in Mumbai. Here is the actress at the Andhericha Raja pandal in Mumbai.



6. Shah Rukh Khan


The King Khan of Bollywood brings Ganpati home every year too. He and the whole of his family celebrate the festival with gusto. Check out the shot of the actor bringing Ganpati home.



Doesn’t this make you hope that everyone takes inspiration from these Muslim celebs who celebrate Ganesh Chaturthi? After all, festivals are to be enjoyed with love and in unison. Don’t you think so?