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Christmas spirit grips Bollywood!

Last updated on: December 22, 2010 14:50 IST

Christmas spirit grips Bollywood!

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The Twitter world is quite a busy one, and Bollywood contributes a great deal to it. Here's looking at the best  star tweets of the day.

As Christmas gets closer, everyone appears to be excited about the holidays. After all, there are all those gifts to look forward to!

Lara Dutta tweeted, 'Early morning start! 3 meetings already done! Trying to finish wrk to go home to my parents for X'mas!! Wonderful feeling! Home & Family!'

Minissha Lamba is wondering about her Christmas wishes. 'Good morning tweeple.. Was thinkin of a wish this Christmas n was wondering what was urs :)?'

Emraan Hashmi, on the other hand is killing two birds with one stone! He tweeted, 'It's christmas time.. Celebrating X-Mas with 'Aaj Tak'.. After all, DIL TOH BACCHA HAI JI :) '

Neha Dhupia tweeted of her plans, 'At the airport, Off to colombia!Many flights before I get to the other side but m super excited bout my holiday. Seasons greetings to all ! My plane has nt even taken off and I am already home sick... Sometimes I can be such an emotional fool!'


Image: Minissha Lamba
Photographs: Subi Samuel/The Man magazine
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Crying over onions!

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With the prices of onions skyrocketing to as much as Rs 100 per kg, the aam-janta is terrorised and Bollywood is not far behind!

Dia Mirza tweeted, 'BTW onions causing tears even before we peel them now :('

Director Farah Khan couldn't believe the news as she tweeted, 'Unbelievable!!onions r 100 bucks a kg!'

And Gul Panag questioned it rightly so, "And what good is a UNSC permanent seat when we can't feed our hungry, ensure safety for women? Or even a fair price for onions :p'

Konkana Sen Sharma, on the other hand, loved Pritish Nandy's tweet and retweeted it with laughs: 'Lol RT @PritishNandy: With onions touching Rs 100 a kig and garlic Rs 400, kissing in Mumbai becomes an easier, friendlier, nicer experience,' she tweeted.


Image: Gul Panag

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Family ties

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Amitabh Bachchan remembers his mother Teji Bachchan on her death anniversary today: 'Today my Mother's death anniversary ... in prayer thought and silence ... and in myriad memories of the best Mother in the world !!'

Abhishek Bachchan echoed the same sentiments: 'Spent the morning thinking of my grandmother. Miss her very much. Today is her 3rd death anniversary. The worlds greatest bedtime storyteller. Grandparents are the greatest teachers of life. Have been very lucky to have known all 4 of my grandparents. Wish I could roll back time and be with all of them again.'

Also celebrating much love and friendship is Preity Zinta who tweeted, 'Just landed in Goa with Srk & Surily 4 Hrithik & Sussanne's 10th anniv. Awww ! Good friends & happy faces is chicken soup 4 the soul! Ting! Wow ! Time does fly! I remember being thick as thieves 13 yrs ago both of us had not started acting & both of them had just started dating !'

On the other hand, Farah Khan is dealing with goodbyes and melodrama. 'So hectic 2day..feel so guilty when diva asks me"ay mumma tu kidal jaa raha hain?5 times a day.long brk with my angels after release!prmise.On way 2 delhi. melodramatic goodbyes frm the kids so all cming in pyjamas 2 airport 2 drop mumma! '

While Bipasha Basu is going to miss her crew of Singularity and the Gold Coast. 'Oh my god,I have to say bye to my cast n crew of Singularity soon! 2 more days thts it! Will miss all:(', she tweeted with this picture.


Image: Abhishek and Amithabh Bachchan
Photographs: Manav Manglani/Reuters
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What stars love

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The interesting Sonam Kapoor tweets, 'Every time I read the gift of the magi, I cry. Its so poignant.'

More into music, Sameera Reddy can't get enough of Michael Jackson. She tweeted, 'listening to Michael Jackson's latest release MICHAEL.. he is so amazing.. even after his death.. he moves us! what a great album!' 

Kunal Kapoor, on the other hand, bats for India. He tweets, 'Back to my fav place, Chimes aviation, for a week of flying planes and jumping of them.. Aaahh bliss!! The interiors of India have such a great energy!! Beats being anywhere else in the world :)'

And Sonakshi Sinha shares her jet set experiences as she says, 'The adventures of Sonakshi and @rucha2110 go on! reached the airport at 10:45pm to make an 11:15 flight! clear case of - bhaaag arjun bhaag!'

Ritesh Deshmukh promises to gives us a peek into Salman Khan's paintings soon. He tweets, 'It was amazing to C @BeingSalmanKhan spell magic with charcoal on a blank paper-will post d pictures of his artwork as soon as they r framed.'


Image: Sonakshi Sinha
Photographs: Courtesy Edelman India
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Bollywood's fitness mantra

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More celebrities are jumping into the yoga bandwagon.

'Just finished hot yoga..feel refreshed after a mnth...gettin prepared for the nauka dubi photoshoot tom..sis n me,' Raima Sen tweeted.

Ex-Miss India Gul Panag also swears by yoga, 'Dreading the thought of a long killer day. Specially after a 2 day hiatus. Hoping yoga class helps. Morning.'

 


Image: Raima Sen

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