New Delhi | Jagarn Entertainment Desk: As the country is geared to celebrate Dusehrra by burning the effigies of Ravana, several B-Town celebrities also took to social media to extend their wishes to fans on this occasion.

Akshay Kumar wished his fans happy Dusshera with hope that the festival will bring a lot of prosperity and joy. ''#HappyDussehra everyone. Hope this festive season brings lots of prosperity and joy to all of you," he wrote on Twitter.

Hema Malini shared the reason behind the festival. In a tweet post, she wrote, "Today is Vijayadashami which celebrates the triumph of good over evil after 9 days of war. The goddess Durga is celebrated for her victory over Mahishasur. Another celebration is from the Ramayan where Lord Ram kills Ravan after a fierce battle-triumph of truth over lies & immorality."

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Anupam Kher also took to social media and wished his followers. "Greetings to you all on the auspicious occasion of #VijayDashmi," he wrote along with two pictures. 

Arshad Warsi wished his fans with a powerful picture that reads, "Let's kill the Ravan within."

Filmmaker Karan Johar wished his followers and said it is the glorious triumph of goodness and humanities over evil. "#HappyDussehra to one and all! Love, light and the glorious triumph of goodness and humanity over all forms of evil..." he wrote.

Taapsee Pannu who will next feature in 'Saand Ki Aankh' said, "Every end marks an opportunity to begin something new, culminating the colourful Navratras with the culmination of the evil tonight...Happy Dussehra !!!! Keep the celebrations on!!! #HappyDussehra

Posted By: James Kuanal