Wishing Rajinikanth a happy birthday
Rajini celebrates 60th birthday
Superstar Rajinikanth celebrates his 60th birthday today and he will be spending the day with his family. Rajiniís birthday is no less than a festival for his fans the world over.
It is reported that his family and close friends have organized a Shashitabadapoorthi puja (60th birthday celebrations) at the famous Tirukkadiyur temple near Tiruchi. However, it should come to no oneís surprise that Rajiniís fans will be lining up for special poojas and welfare activities for their favourite idol.
Shivaji Rao Gaekwad was on December 12, 1949 and had very humble beginnings. He served as a ticket collector in a local shuttle bus in Bangalore when he was discovered by the legendary K. Balachander who renamed him Rajinikanth.
The year has been exceptional for Rajini. Breaking all box office records Endhiran has emerged as the biggest hit ever. There have also been two new additions to his family. Daughter Aishwarya Rajinikanth, who is married to actor Dhanush gave birth to a baby boy and his other daughter Soundarya Rajinikanth got married to industrialist Ashwin Kumar.
In the Himalayas. In his off-screen persona Rajini leads a very simple life.
Endhiran The Robot was the biggest hit of the year.
Rajini reconnecting with good friend Amitabh Bachchan at the Endhiran screening held in Mumbai.
Aamir and Rajini - Mutual admiration
Making new friends.