06/03/2015 8:11 AM IST | Updated 15/07/2016 8:25 AM IST

Bollywood Wishes India A Happy Holi

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NEW DELHI, INDIA - MARCH 5: Bollywood actress and BJP MP from Mathura, Hema Malini takes part in the Holi celebration programme at CGA ground near Karkardooma Court on March 5, 2015 in New Delhi, India. (Photo by Sushil Kumar/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)

Bollywood celebrities led by megastar Amitabh Bachchan and melody queen Lata Mangeshkar took to twitter to wish fans a happy and colourful Holi.

"Holi ki anek anek shubhkamanayein, sneh, aadar (Holi greetings to all)," Bachchan posted.

"Namaskar. I wish you all a very happy holi. I hope that all your grief, sadness and worries depart from your life and may your life be filled with the the colours of joy. I pray to God that all your wishes come true," Mangeshkar tweeted.

Priyanka Chopra, who is currently in the US preparing for her upcoming stint on US TV series 'Quantico', said she is missing home.

"Something about #Holi .. The smell of the gujiya with fresh ghee at home... Rangolis, pichkaris, colours!!! I miss home today.. Miss the city," the actress tweeted.

Boman Irani tweeted, "Happy Holi to one and all!"

Actress Esha Gupta asked her fans to save water this Holi, saying, "Holi is a celebration of good over evil and love, save water, there isn't enough for some to even drink, have a colourful Holi."

"Holi coming up! How I love all the festivals of India! We Indians don't waste time in mourning for life..Celebrate thank God and enjoy life," actress Raveena Tandon said.