New Delhi | Jagran Lifestyle Desk: After enjoying the auspicious nine-day festival Sharad Navratri and Dussehra, people are all ready to celebrate Karwa Chauth, which is highly popular among the married Indian women who keep fast for the well being of their husbands and break the fast only after the moonrise. Nowadays, many husbands also fast for their wives. The auspicious festival of Karwa Chauth will be observed on November 4, this year. It is one of the most anticipated festivals for Indian married women. On this day, they observe a day-long 'nirjala upvaas' for the long life of their husbands and dressed-up in the vibrant colours, makeup, jewellery and 16 saaj sringaar.

For the auspicious day, here is a list of Bollywood movies and songs that will be perfect to wish Happy Karwa Chauth to your best halves.


Bole Chudiyan from the film Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham- This larger than life Bollywood song from Karan Johar’s film based on the festival of Karwa Chauth is the best song to add to your playlist on this auspicious day.

Chand Chhupa Badal Mein from the film Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam-  The iconic pair of Salman and Aishwarya in this song exudes love in its purest form. This is yet another song that can narrate your plight waiting for the moon to rise.

Ghara Aja Pardesi from the film Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge - The evergreen chemistry between the most romantic couple of Bollywood Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol will surely turn your mood into a romantic one.


Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham

Karan Johar one of the most iconic family drama Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham is a full entertainment package. This film is all about relationships, values and family traditions. Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham's grand Karwa Chauth celebration is just unforgettable. The film featured Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Hrithik Roshan, Kajol and Kareena Kapoor in the pivotal roles.


When it comes to family drama or love story, Amitabh Bachchan starrer Baghban tops. And especially when we recall Karwa Chauth scenes from the film Baghban has the best. In that scene, the old couple, who parted ways because of their children, tries to break the fast on the phone call. But, the wife realize that there is no food on her husband's plate.


Ravi Chopra directorial left everyone in tears with an extravagant drama and love. The film featured Rani Mukerji, Salman Khan, Amitabh Bachchan and Hema Malini in the lead roles. In the film, Millie (Mukerji's) fasts for Karwa Chauth so as to be wife to Avi (Salman Khan) for the next seven births.

Posted By: Srishti Goel