Celebrities went all out to showcase love for their siblings on social media on the ocassion of Raksha Bandhan.
Raksha Bandhan special: Sibling revelry on social media
Mumbai - 18 Aug 2016 15:38 IST
Updated : 17:58 IST
The fascinating thing about Indian festivals is the opportunity to showcase familial bonds, among other things. Celebrities make it a point to post pictures of themselves enjoying the festivities on social media. On Raksha Bandhan, a day that celebrates the bond between siblings, some noted pairs took to social media to share intimate moments shared with loved ones.
Salman and his sisters Alvira and Arpita
The Bajrangi Bhaijaan actor and sister Alvira showed up at the younger sister Arpita Khan Sharma's residence.
The youngest Khan siblings
Sajid Khan is a child at heart, but it is Farah’s triplets who steal the show on Raksha Bandhan.
Happy RAKSHA BANDHAN! My son ties Raakhi to his sisters too..coz they protect him equally.. A lil more sometimes ðÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂ pic.twitter.com/AY0lKDHhPz— Farah Khan (@TheFarahKhan) August 18, 2016
Ekta and Tusshar Kapoor
Tusshar posted a video of himself flying to Auckland, but not before getting his rakhi tied by elder sister, Ekta.
Shraddha and Siddhant Kapoor
Little sister Shraddha shared this joyful picture with elder brother Siddhant.
They are set apart by distance, but Shweta Nanda shared this thoughtful memory on Instagram which Abhishek tweeted.
And I got you right back Shwetdi. Love you. Happy Rakhi. https://t.co/yZaIvgeMGs— Abhishek Bachchan (@juniorbachchan) August 18, 2016
Soha and Saif Ali Khan
Though known to be very private, the Nawab Pataudi plays a doting brother on this occasion.
Lata and Hridaynath Mangeshkar
The Nightingale of India shared this archival picture with her brother Hridaynath and also tagged a video of her classic track ‘Bhaiiya Mere’
Krishna and Tiger Shroff
Gen-next star Tiger Shroff became nostalgic as he posted pictures with sister Krishna. Tiger called Krishna and himself as 'the best siblings on earth'. Check out Jackie Shroff holding his two young ones.
Priyanka and Siddharth Chopra
The Quantico actress underlined how her brother is her best friend
Anushka and Karnesh Sharma
The Sultan actress chose to reminisce about her fights over the remote control with brother Karnesh