Just how did Bollywood start their new year?
From attending parties to celebrating birthdays, they've been quite busy.
Vidya Balan celebrated her birthday on January 1 with family and the media.
Here she is with her niece Ira, nephew Ruhaan and father PR Balan.
Farhan Akhtar attends Ritesh Sidhwani's party on New Year's Eve.
Shibani Dandekar accompanies Farhan.
Vijay Verma, seen in Ritesh-Farhan's production, Gully Boy, also gets invited.
Anil Thadani and his wife Raveena Tandon.
Arpita Khan and Aayush Sharma, who welcomed daughter Ayat on December 27, were discharged from the hospital. Their son, Ahil, is seen here too.
Ananya Panday and Suhana Khan get clicked outside their pal Shanaya Kapoor's residence.
Photographs: Pradeep Bandekar