Desi sweets on B-Town’s mind for Lohri Festival

Lohri Festival
Mumbai: For once, Bollywood celebrities like Akshay Kumar and Lara Dutta did not think about health foods and remembered sweets like rewris and gajak on the Lohri festival Friday.

The celebrities, including megastar Amitabh Bachchan, took to Twitter to wish their friends, families and fans a "Happy Lohri". Here’s what they wrote:

Amitabh Bachchan: Happy Lohri to all…My Mother remembered on this festival…used to sing ditties..’Lohri da takka de, rab tennu bachcha de…’

Akshay Kumar: Happy Lohri ji! Being Punjabi, I wish I was in Delhi to celebrate this festival. Maybe next time. Mere walo rewadiyan khaan lena tussi (Please eat my share of rewris).

Tusshar Kapoor: Happy Lohri to everyone!!! Here’s wishing the entire world of Twitter good health, wealth and happiness.

Lara Dutta: Happy Lohri! Reminds me of childhood, with the bonfires and revdi and gajjak!

Raveena Tandon: Lohri ki lakh lakh vadhaiyan!!

Gul Panag: Happy Lohri!

Sophie Choudry: Lohri di lakh lakh vadiyan! Me in Pune for a gig! Been ages since I’ve been here! Should be a good if not great night!

Farhan Akhtar: Wish you all a happy Lohri.

Aadesh Shrivastava: Happy Lohri to all of you, my Punjabi friends. Miss rewadi.

Divya Dutta: De maayi Lohri, jeeve teri jodi! Happy Lohri people, its rewri gacchhak time!