Hum jahan khade ho jaate hain, line wahi se shuru hoti hain…
True indeed, because since the mid 70’s Amitabh Bachchan is ruling Bollywood and his charisma has never diminished. Even today the actor holds an amazing popularity among millions around the globe. Today Amitabh Bachchan, the superstar of the Millennium turns 72; Raaga.Com wishes him birthday greeting and pray for his long and healthy life.
Amitabh Bachchan is perhaps one of the few actors in Bollywood who treats his fans with reverence and takes them very seriously. In fact very Sunday he comes out in his Pratiksha bungalow and waves loving to his fans who gather outside his bungalow to have a glipse of their favorite star.
Readers may know that when Amitabh Bachchan was seriously injured during the shooting of COOLIE, doctors had hard time rescuing him. Doctors operated Bachchan many times, even with the emergency splenectomy, Mr Bachchan remained close to death. The nation mourned, fans thronged temples, masjids, churchs and gurudwaras offering to sacrifice limbs in exchange for their hero's recovery. His fans, irrespective of cast and creed prayed for Bachchan’s life.
And finally on August 2, Amitabh Bachchan responded, when in a last minute attempt doctor’s injected adrenaline straight into Mr Bachchan's heart. Suddenly one of the toes of Bachchan swiftly moved and Bachchan who was in coma for over a month showed signs of life.
Soon after recovery the first thing that Amitabh Bachchan did was that he thanked his fans for giving him a second life.
Since then Amitabh Bachchan has been always affectionate to his fans and time and again confessed that his life is debt of his fans. With his blog and his connection on social sites like Facebook, Twitter and Tumblr, Amitabh Bachchan constantly shares his joys and sorrows. He has more than 30 million people following him across social media.
Hence on his 72nd birthday Amitabh Bachchan has taken a step ahead of reaching to his fans. In a unique initiative Bachchan has decided to connect online with his millions of fans by micro-blogging site Twitter and Fluence, India's leading Celebrity Digital media network which connects celebrities with their fans and brands through their digital presence.
Briefing media Bachchan said, "Every year on my birthday I am overwhelmed by love and affection that I receive from my fans, from across the world. This year with the help of Twitter and Fluence, I have found this unique way to reciprocate the love, even though the message is communicated through a digital medium for me it is as personal as wishing each individual myself,"
What’s more much to the imagination of uncountable fans across the globe, Bachchan has something very interesting for his fans as a mark to show his gratitude. Bachchan Tweeted, “Party Toh Banti Hai ! Send birthday wishes with #AB72Wishes and get an exclusive signed digital poster!!”