The occasion? Sanjay Khan's birthday!
Sanjay Khan welcomed his 78th birthday on January 3 at his residence. His family, and his friends from the industry, were part of the celebration.
On the occasion, he announced his second book, Assalamalaikum Watan. His first book, titled The Best Mistakes Of My Life, released a few months earlier.
Assalamalaikum Watan has nine chapters. It commences with a brief history of India, highlighting some major contributions of the civilisation. It also stresses on strengthening the Muslims of India and empowering them to take part in the nation-building process.
Sanjay Khan with his wife, Zarine, and his youngest son, Zayed.
Sanjay Khan cuts the cake.
His eldest daughter, Farah Khan.
His second daughter, Simone Arora.
His third daughter Sussanne's ex-husband, Hrithik Roshan.
His brother, Akbar Khan.
Kiran Juneja with her husband, Ramesh Sippy.
Maya Alagh with husband Sunil.
Bina Aziz and her son, Adnan.
Anju with her husband, Anu Malik.
Renu Namboodiri with her husband, Madhur Bhandarkar.
Manisha and her husband, Dabboo Ratnani.
Lucky Morani with husband Mohammed Morani.
Swapna with husband Subrata Roy.
Photographs: Pradeep Bandekar