Bollywood Diwali Parties 2022: Roundup and A Look Ahead

The world of Bollywood is engulfed in the festive season and with Diwali around the corner, we present you some of the topmost bashes to look forward to.

Updated on Oct 23, 2022   |  04:15 AM IST  |  357.9K
All images by Pinkvilla; Manish Malhotra's party image from his Instagram story.
Bollywood celebrates Diwali! (Collage by Pinkvilla)

Popularly known as the festival of lights, Diwali is popularly celebrated by Indians across the globe. The festival highlights the importance of light over darkness and aims to spread positivity in the lives of people. Historically speaking, on this day, Lord Rama, Goddess Sita, and Lord Lakshman returned back to Ayodhya after staying in exile for 14 years. To mark this special day, several people celebrate Diwali with joy and fervour. 

Ahead of this auspicious day, Bollywood celebrities have been spotted celebrating the week-long festivities prior to the arrival of the festival. This clearly shows the joy and enthusiasm of high-profile Bollywood celebs towards Diwali. Let us have a look at the major events that took place this week and what events we need to look forward to. 

October 17

On October 17, Bollywood actor Ayushmann Khurrana and his filmmaker wife Tahira Kashyap threw a pre-Diwali party in Mumbai wherein we saw several high-profile celebrities in attendance including filmmaker Karan Johar, designer Manish Malhotra, Ananya Panday, Kriti Sanon, Rakul Preet Singh, Richa Chadha, and Ali Fazal. This party officially marked the beginning of 2022’s Diwali bashes in B-Town. 

Ayushmann Khurrana with his wife Tahira Kashyap

October 19

On October 19, film producer Ramesh Taurani and Bollywood actress Kriti Sanon held 2 separate star-studded Diwali bashes at their respective locations. At both parties, we spotted several high profiles celebs in attendance. Prior to throwing the party, Taurani had told the Hindustan Times, “For the past two years we were missing all this. This time, I am happy to be throwing one.” 

At Ramesh Taurani’s bash, we saw several celebs in attendance including Katrina Kaif, Vicky Kaushal, Ekta Kapoor, David Dhawan, and Aditya Roy Kapoor to name a few. Kriti Sanon’s party also made headlines in B-Town as we saw Karan Johar, Varun Dhawan, Natasha Dalal, Neha Dhupia, Angad Bedi, and others in attendance. 


Producer Ramesh Taurani and his wife

Kriti Sanon

October 20

On this day, popular fashion designer Manish Malhotra and Bollywood actress Taapsee Pannu held two separate Diwali bashes. Both of these parties saw several stars in attendance. 

At Manish Malhotra’s bash, it looked like the entire Bollywood industry gathered under the same roof. Yes, you read it right! You name it and you saw him or her or his close friend or relative in attendance, We spotted Karan Johar, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan, Sidharth Malhotra, Kiara Advani, Kajol, Madhuri Dixit, Karisma Kapoor and several others at the gathering, The star kids at Manish Malhotra’s bash stole the limelight as we saw Shanaya Kapoor, Suhana Khan, Ananya Panday, Janhvi Kapoor, Khushi Kapoor, Sara Ali Khan and several others in attendance. 

At Taapsee Pannu’s bash, we saw actors Rakul Preet Singh and her boyfriend Jackky Bhagnani, Riteish Deshmukh and his wife Genelia, and others at the bash.

Manish Malhotra's Instagram handle

Taapsee Pannu at her Diwali bash

October 21 

On this day, Bollywood actress Bhumi Pednekar threw a pre-Diwali bash wherein we spotted several high-profile celebrities arriving at the venue including Rajkummar Rao, Patralekhaa, Rakul Preet Singh, and Jackky Bhagnani to name a few, The limelight of the grand party was stolen by the star kids as we spotted Aryan Khan, Suhana Khan, Ajay Devgn’s daughter Nysa Devgan among others in attendance. 


Bhumi Pednekar at her Diwali party

October 22

On Saturday evening, popular producers Ekta Kapoor and Anand Pandit are holding two separate Diwali bashes. At both these parties, several high-profile celebrities have been spotted in attendance. 

At Anand Pandit’s party, we saw actors Amitabh Bachchan, Ajay Devgn, Kajol, Kriti Sanon, and several others arriving in style at the party venue. 

At Ekta Kapoor’s bash, we clicked veteran actors Jitendra and Rakesh Roshan in one frame. High-profile celebs Arpita Khan Sharma, Ashvini Yardi, Ananya Panday, Alaya F, Disha Patani, and several others were spotted in attendance as well.

Producer Anand Pandit with actor Sidharth Malhotra

Ekta Kapoor at her Diwali Party

A Look Ahead 

If sources close to the Hindustan Times are to be believed, Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty will be holding her Diwali bash on October 23 while new parents in B-Town, Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja will be holding a Diwali party on October 24. 

This week, unlike other weeks, has indeed been the newsiest week of the year in the world of Bollywood, due to such parties. We wish our readers a very Happy and Safe Diwali!

Also Read: EXCLUSIVE: No party at SRK, Bachchans; Vicky-Katrina, Ranbir-Salman to grace Ramesh Taurani's Diwali 2022 bash

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Oct 24, 2022
Ekta Kapoor always looks dirty and unwashed.
Oct 23, 2022
Bollywood fashion--- show one side of the beast and belly button. wear a ultra gaudy Anarkali Lehnga.