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Top 25 Bollywood Instagram Posts In 2023

Last updated on: December 15, 2023 15:10 IST

Most people love attention, but celebrities live for it.

With social media becoming a powerful tool to engage and increase one's fan following, movie stars are happy to share precious moments of their lives captured on camera.

Weddings, holidays, award functions, throwbacks, festivals, family time or fooling around, 2023 saw a variety of posts beaming in joy.

Of which these 25 Instagram moments of Bollywood stars are Sukanya Verma's favourites.


Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge

Photograph: Kind courtesy Kiara Advani and Sidharth Malhotra/Instagram

Lines between reel and real life blurred as Shershaah stars Sidharth Malhotra and Kiara Advani made their romance official in a fairy tale wedding against Jaisalmer's majestic Suryagarh palace.

The pretty couple's folded hands pose gave us a major Raj and Simran déjà vu.Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, indeed.


Belle of the ball

Photograph: Kind courtesy Alia Bhatt/Instagram

Gucci endorsement, Hollywood gig, the Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahaani star spread her wings on an international scale this year.

Alia Bhatt's big debut at the Met Gala -- the annual New York City fundraiser known to bring out the wildest style impulses of fashionistas all over -- was a classy affair where she grabbed eyeballs dressed in a pearl embellished princess gown designed by Prabal Gurung.



Saif's sons in all sizes

Photograph: Kind courtesy Kareena Kapoor/Instagram

How adorable is this picture of Saif Ali Khan's boys -- Ibrahim, Taimur and Jeh -- twinning in black and white kurta pyjamas at their dad's home on Rakhi day?


Celebration with Bebo's boys

Photograph: Kind courtesy Kareena Kapoor/Instagram

Be it her work, work out, raising her kids, celebrations with family, hanging out with her girl gang, Kareena Kapoor Khan's Instagram is full of candid glimpses into her life.

But it's the relatable chaos and beautiful mess where her boys turn Diwali into Holi that we love the most.


A to Zee of nostalgia

Photograph: Kind courtesy Zeenat Aman/Instagram

Hands down, the best thing to happen to Instagram this year.

Whether she's fondly remembering a co-star, sharing an anecdote of the crazy old days as Bollywood's hottest leading lady or reminiscing about people and memories outside the spotlight, Zeenat Aman's eloquence, wit and wisdom has garnered its separate fan-following.

A 1977 throwback from Zurich while filming Aashiq Hoon Baharon Ka: The original cool girl.


And the Oscar goes to...

Photograph: Kind courtesy Deepika Padukone/Instagram

Watching a beaming, breathtaking Deepika Padukone introduce the Original Song nomination for Naatu Naatu from RRR was a proud moment for India.

Deepika's behind-the-scenes summary, seconds before she goes LIVE, is an emotion we remember all too well.


And it was all yellow...

Photograph: Kind courtesy Parineeti Chopra/Instagram

Parineeti Chopra's destination wedding to Aam Aadmi Party Rajya Sabha MP Raghav Chadha in Udaipur is all things sparkly and smiles. Over the course of its many, many ceremonies from sangeet to chooda, Pari is pure joy to behold.

Here's to the happy bride.


Match made in heaven

Photograph: Kind courtesy Athiya Shetty and KL Rahul/Instagram

Everybody loves a wedding. Athiya Shetty's to cricketer K L Rahul was nothing short of a dream.


Sunny days are here again

Photograph: Kind courtesy Sunny Deol/Instagram

Scoring a super duper hit after 22 years left Sunny Deol emotional and jubilant wanting to savour every bit of the love coming his way.

The Gadar 2 star's happiness knows no bounds as he clicks a selfie with a large crowd of fans gathered to catch their hero in action.


Guddi through the looking glass

Photograph: Kind courtesy Navya Nanda/Instagram

Jaya Bachchan's pet peeve against paparazzi doesn't come in the way of granddaughter Navya Naveli Nanda cherishing her Naani's fiery individuality and 'powerhouse' ways right since her heydays.


Because she Can Can Cannes

Photograph: Kind courtesy Anushka Sharma/Instagram

When not cheering for husband Virat Kohli from VIP cricket stands, Anushka Sharma effortlessly dazzled on the Cannes red carpet in her super slick avatar.

Can you tell it's her first time?


Chhota Don

Photograph: Kind courtesy Ranveer Singh/Instagram

Whatever one's feelings may be about yet another Don reboot as Ranveer Singh takes over from Shah Rukh Khan in the Farhan Akhtar franchise, the actor's earnest desire to play the; mushkil hi nahi namumkin' to nab iconic character comes through in this adorable picture from his childhood.


Dancing Queens Reunite

Photograph: Kind courtesy Madhuri Dixit and Karisma Kapoor/Instagram

Dil To Pagal Hai ladies Madhuri Dixit and Karisma Kapoor shaking a leg on Dance of Envy, correction, friendship is just the kind of sisterhood we love to see on screen and off it.

How about a reunion in films too?


Tabu's little pet

Photograph: Kind courtesy Tabu/Instagram

In an atmosphere strained by hate and trolling, Tabu tightly hugging her little pooch Chinnu is one of the purest sights we saw all year.


Shall we dance?

Photograph: Kind courtesy Katrina Kaif/Instagram

Katrina Kaif and Vicky Kaushal's waltz to remember.



Hitchhiking with Big B

Photograph: Kind courtesy Amitabh Bachchan/Instagram

All work and no play makes Amitabh Bachchan a dull boy. But his little 'fooling around' episode on sets got social media all worked up as they reprimanded him for zooming around sans helmet.


Birthday beauty

Photograph: Kind courtesy Malaika Arora/Instagram

Malaika Arora doesn't age, but she does celebrate her birthdays in the most intimate ways against the most serene backdrops.


Once upon a time in Kedarnath

Photograph: Kind courtesy Sara Ali Khan/Instagram

Sara Ali Khan's throwback memory with Kedarnath co-star Sushant Singh Rajput in a chopper is how most of want to remember the late actor -- always soaring.


Cowboy Dharam

Photograph: Kind courtesy Dharmendra/Instagram

Far away from Bollywood's noisy circus, Dharmendra has found his inner peace in the lap of nature, nurturing his sprawling farm.


Sea, Sunset, Shahid, sigh...

Photograph: Kind courtesy Shahid Kapoor/Instagram

What they mean when they say a picture's worth a thousand words.


Team Anjali Forever

Photograph: Kind courtesy Kajol/Instagram

Kajol recreating the athleisure-loving tomboy of St Xavier's College in her loving tribute to Kuch Kuch Hota Hai's Anjali on its 25th anniversary is all kinds of special.



Photograph: Kind courtesy Bobby Deol/Instagram

Apne toh apne hote hain. The Deol brothers' bond is never in question, especially in a year that turned out extra special on all fronts.


Baba, Baby and Boomer

Photograph: Kind courtesy Anil Kapoor/Instagram

Anil Kapoor looking with doting eyes at beti Sonam and grandson Vayu is exactly the sort of love Ranbir Kapoor dreams of in Animal.


Daddy's day out

Photograph: Kind courtesy Alia Bhatt/Instagram

Thankfully, Ranbir Kapoor as a real-life papa has nothing to worry about. The actor enjoying some quality Raha time at home are just the kind of memories Alia likes to store in her phone album.


Three generations of Chopra power

Photograph: Kind courtesy Priyanka Chopra/Instagram

Give us pictures like Priyanka Chopra Jonas chilling out with mum Madhu and daughter Malti Marie over picture-perfect poses any day.