Bollywood superstars have their own shares of superstitions. Their obsessions sometimes bring senseless things on board. Whether you talk about Shehanshah of Bollywood Amitabh Bachchan or master piece of direction Farhan Akhtar, everybody has some superstition in their sleeves. Check out the superstitions of 7 Bollywood superstars to get a bite of entertainment.
Farhan Akhtar: ‘Sweety Sweety beauty beauty’
Superstition: Jargon ‘Sweety Sweety Beauty Beauty’ and ‘Koyal ki Pihu, Papihe ke pihu’
Our very own shining superstar and director Farhan Akhtar had his own share of superstitions during World Cup. He along with his friends went on singing “Sweety Sweety Beauty Beauty” whenever India was on the verge of pulling off a wicket against Sri Lanka. On the day of the final match, the superstitious jargon changed into strange and funny “Koyal ki Pihu, Papihe ke Pihu”.
Bobby Deol: Woody affair and Yellow color
Superstitions: Woody affair and Yellow color
Bobby Deol may did not get much success in his bag but earlier, he was pretty sure to keep a piece of wood in his bag. Also, he was a diehard follower of “Touch-wood” before doing anything important. But now he has dusted off his this superstition but being a great devotee to lord Vishnu, he prefers to wear outfits of yellow color on Thursdays.
Vidya Balan: Glowing with Red and Black
Superstition: Glowing with Red and Black
Sensitizing the silver screen with her deep cleavage and sensuous moves, hot Vidya Balan is not an exception in case of superstitions. She prefers to wear red color outfits (saree) in her movies after “The Dirty Picture”. She also goes blind when it comes to beautify her eyes with kajal. She uses only Hashmi brand which is imported all the way from Pakistan.
Diana Hayden: Going under Salt
Superstition: Going under Salt
Well, this strange superstition made its way to the former Miss World Diana Hayden. She has a long lasting habit of sprinkling salt over her left shoulder whenever she drops some. In her words, “I know it’s embarrassing but it’s difficult to get rid of such superstition”.
Akshay Kumar: Note is noteworthy
Superstition: Note is noteworthy
One of the biggest superstars, Akshay Kumar, got a Thai Bhat (Bangkok currency) as a tip from a customer in the restaurant where he was working as a cook. Since then, his luck changed or it’s just a co-incidence we all know but Akshay is so obsessed with this note that he never ever spends it anywhere. Now we can say the note is noteworthy.
Amitabh Bachchan: No evil eyes on the match
Superstition: No evil eyes on the match
Stardom brings some stupid things along like superstitions for sure. When India and Pakistan were battling for the win in World Cup semi-final, star of the millennium Amitabh Bachchan locked himself in the room sitting away from TV. Reason? He thought if he will watch the match, India will loose. While he was getting updated from Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Jaya Bachchan, he kept the evil eye effect away.
Shilpa Shetty: Cricket and Bracelet
Superstition: Cricket and Bracelet
Owner of Rajasthan Royals, Yoga guru, Big Brother winner and Apne star Shilpa Shetty realizes that her superstitions about cricket matches are senseless but still she is stuck with them. Whenever her team is on the ground to bat, she put on watches on her both wrist and sits with legs separated. When other teams are playing, she sits with crossed legs. Now the bracelet is her latest lucky charm.