Where all the Bollywood stars were busy celebrating Diwali in Mumbai, Sonali Bendre was seen celebrating the festival of lights with her son Ranveer and husband Goldie Behl in New York, where she is being treated for cancer. The celebrated Diwali in a simple yet heart-touching manner. The Sarfarosh actress shared pictures of her Diwali celebrations on Twitter on Thursday. Sonali captioned, “Diwali in New York happens much later than in Mumbai… Hence the late wish! It was quite an unconventional one… We didn’t have Indian clothes, we had a small puja… But it was all heart. Happy Diwali everyone! May this year bring you good health, wealth and prosperity!
Sonali didn’t wear Indian clothes as she mentioned in her post. She was seen in a white sweater worshipping the goddess Lakshmi. The family of three offered gulaab jamun and dry fruits to the God. And Sonali liting the candles is the most beautiful thing you’ll see today.
Take a look at some of the heart-melting photos that Sonali posted:
Sonali left everyone in shock when she announced on social media that she has been diagnosed with cancer and is undergoing the treatment in New York. Anupam Kher, Priyanka Chopra had met Sonali and shared pictures on social media. Sonali even met veteran actors Rishi Kapoor and Neetu Kapoor a few days ago.
Recently, Sonali also participated in Priyanka Chopra’s bridal shower which was held in New York. The actress looked hale and hearty in the red dress.