Just how did Bollywood welcome the New Year?
What were their first thoughts and wishes of the year?
We peek into their social media feeds, and bring you the answer.
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Malaika Arora wishes beau Arjun Kapoor with a kiss and writes, ‘Sun, star, light, happiness…….2020’
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Bhumi Pednekar captures her mood for the year in this picture and writes, ‘Cause life is all about beautiful moments and the last decade gave me so many. It gave me life experiences that have made me stronger. It took away a lot of people I love and that vacuum can never be filled. But it also gave me an opportunity to chase my dream and it gave me all of you,my family that keeps showering me with such love. It gave me people that have been nothing less than angels in my life and I can’t thank you enough for supporting and loving me like your own. Am living my dream in every way possible. Am full of gratitude and feel blessed to have my loved ones happy and healthy. The next decade is only going to be better. To a better world and a happier you #2019 #2020 #gratitude #happynewyear #happy2020.’
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‘The light is coming,’ says Alia Bhatt.
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Shilpa Shetty posts a picture with husband Raj Kundra and son Viaan and writes, ‘Happy NEW YEAR to each one of you my InstaFam, from my family to yours… Have a cracking 2020… Warm wishes from cold London. Wishing all your dreams manifest, you have love, great health, happiness and loads of success. Think positive and all WILL manifest With Gratitude SSK.’
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Kareena Kapoor, Saif Ali Khan and their son Taimur ring in the New Year in Gstaad, Switzerland.
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Karisma Kapoor, also in Gstaad, wishes her fans to ‘Shine like a Happy 2020.’
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Soha Ali Khan posts a picture on the beach with husband Kunal Kemmu and daughter Innaya.
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Sara Ali Khan, who is holidaying in Maldives with her brother Ibrahim, wishes, ‘Wishing everyone a joyous, peaceful, auspicious and amazing New Year.’
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Sanya Malhotra wishes, ‘Hope your 2020 is as perfect as my winged liner Happy New Year.’
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Kajol captures her moods and writes, ‘Facing off with 2020. Wishing everyone a fabulous new year.’
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Milind Soman and his wife Ankita Konwar welcome the New Year in Japan and he writes, ‘Akemashita omedetou gozaimas the 6th edition of the Last Long Run on 30th and 31st December brought us from Tokyo to Mt Fuji and this is what we woke up to today. Wish you all peace. Take care of your health. Let love guide you in everything. Happy 2020!’
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Jacqueline Fernandez had her first lunch of 2020 with Varun Dhawan, his girlfriend Natasha and a few other friends.
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What a year it’s been for Amy Jackson and her little baby, Andreas!
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Tiger Shroff checks out his resolutions.
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Rajkummar Rao posts a picture with girlfriend Patralekha and writes, ‘Happy new year to all you wonderful people. @patralekhaa. Love and peace.’
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Neha Dhupia, Angad Bedi and their daughter Mehr pose for a picture, as Neha writes, ‘The twenties never looked better … #happy2020’
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Kriti Sanon wishes her fans: ‘They say its just a calendar.. But we all know something changes.. Happy 2020 everyone!! Let there be love, light, hope, freedom, passion, compassion, patience and happiness this decade.. Love yourself #ForAllYourFaces’
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Arjun Rampal’s partner Gabriella Demetriades posts a picture of them and writes, ‘Just happiness @rampal72 happy new you everyone.’
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Kajal Aggarwal’s wishes her fans too.