Dussehra or Vijaya Dashami, marks the culmination of the 10-day long Navratri festival, in which Goddess Durga is worshipped. It is also believed to be the day when Lord Ram defeated Ravana, and is celebrated as a festival of the victory of good over evil.
Here's what the stars tweeted:
Rishi Kapoor: Good will always prevail over evil. Happy Dussehra to all.
Sridevi: Wishing everyone a very Happy Dusshera. May this day bring victory, happiness and peace to all. Happy Dussehra
Akshay Kumar: May all your problems burn along with the effigy of Ravana and may you get success in everything you do. Happy Dussehra
Bhumi Pednekar: Wishing all you beautiful people a very Happy Dussehra. May the good in your life take over all the evil. Light, love and happiness
Anil Kapoor: May the victory of good over evil inspire you towards having your own victories! Happy Dussehra VijayaDashami
Boman Irani: Wishing one and all a very happy Dussehra. May good always prevail over evil! Love, peace and happiness on this auspicious day.
Nimrat Kaur: Wishing everyone a very Happy Dussehra. May the quest to recognise and conquer evil within and around us never fade away.
Tamannaah Bhatia: Get rid of the evils to make way for good energy and positivity. Wishing everyone a Happy Dussehra
Ritesh Sidhwani: This day marks the triumph of good over evil. Happy Dussehra everyone, stay blessed
Vivek Oberoi: May this Dussehra burn all your worries with Ravana and bring you and your family loads of happiness! A very Happy Dussehra to all of you.
Mohit Chauhan: Happy Dussehra friends. Pledge to clean up your surroundings and save our rivers this Vijaydashmi
Abhishek Bachchan: Happy Dusshera to all of you. May good in you always prevail.
Dia Mirza: My prayer this Dusshera -- All Durga celebrations become earth friendly. Shakti for all. Evil of apathy conquered. Ma Durga bless us.
Preity Zinta: Happy Dusshera folks. May all our negative thoughts, actions and fears burn away with Ravana in the fire. Lots of love always