By Hindustan Times
Bollywood celebs took to Twitter to pay their condolences to legendary filmmaker Yash Chopra who passed away on Sunday evening.
Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar): I'm in shock and numb, can't believe the news, the man who immortalised love, Mr. Yash Chopra is no more.
May his soul rest in peace. My deepest condolences to the family.
Madhuri Dixit-Nene (@MadhuriDixit1): Just got the news that Yashji passed on. He was one of the giants of cinema. My deepest condolences to his family. We will all miss him.
Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan): T 906 - Yash Chopra passes away .. Just now a hour ago ..
Shilpa Shetty (@TheShilpaShetty): Just heard the tragic news of Yash uncle passing away. The epitome of Romance a great man...will miss him dearly. R.I.P Yash Uncle
Manoj Bajpayee (@BajpayeeManoj): Yash ji is no more with us in this world.numbed to hear this just when i arrive in mumbai.what a loss!may you rest in peace yash ji.
Sophie Choudry (@Sophie_Choudry): In absolute shock to hear about Yashji! The King of Romance,he made us all fall in love with the magic of movies. May his soul RIP. Prayers
Soha Ali Khan (@sakpataudi): Shocked and saddened by the death of yash ji. My heart goes out to his family - he touched so many lives both personally and through cinema.
Shruti Haasan (@shrutihaasan): RIP yashji thankyou for the magic
Mandira Bedi (@mandybedi): Very sad to hear about Yashji. He was such an affectionate and kind person.. So big hearted and forever smiling. RIP, the King of Romance. ?
Gul Panag (@GulPanag): Yash Chopra ;( #legend
Ameesha Patel (@ameesha_patel): I just can't believ that the king of romance yash chopra just passed away..shocking n immensely painful news
Ayushmann Khurrana (@ayushmannk): RIP Yash ji. The real heartbeat of Indian cinema halts this day. Thank you sir for filling the romantic void on the celluloid. #immortal
Ayesha Takia Azmi (@Ayeshatakia): RIP Yash Chopra ji.
Sushmita Sen (@thesushmitasen): Mr. Yash Chopra..a legend of love and love stories passes away :( my condo
Vishal Dadlani (@V1SH4L): Yash Chopra saab was a living legend in the truest sense of the word, and yet, such a cool guy! Was an honour to have met you, Sir. RIP.
Boman Irani (@bomanirani): If you asked him for a favor, he would be the one following it up. Then when you thanked him, he would fend it off with a joke..everytime!!!
Neil Nitin Mukesh (@NeilNMukesh): My first director :( remember the way he pampered me as a child in VIJAY. Worked for him. I love him truly. An inspiration FOREVER ! :( :(
Sonam Kapoor (@sonamakapoor): Rip yashji. #jabtakhaijaan
Preity zinta (@realpreityzinta): Yash Uncle we will miss you. May god give peace to your soul . R. I. P http://yfrog.com/odc60pgej
Ram Gopal Varma (@RGVzoomin): Jab tak tha yash tab tak tha cinema
Ranveer singh (@iRanveersingh): Omg omg.this is unbelieveable.R.I.P yash ji
Rahul Khanna (@R_Khanna): Even though my interactions with Yashji were few, he was always so warm & kind. My deepest condolences to Mrs. Chopra, Adi & @UdayChopra.
Huma Qureshi (@humasqureshi): The stories. The movies. The romance. RIP Yash Chopra. U shall always be remembered, always loved.
Dia Mirza (@deespeak): Deeply saddened...a stalwart film maker...champion of causes for the industry...kind heart...great soul...RIP Yashji
Sonu Nigam (@sonuniigaam): Do pal ruka khwaabon ka kaarvaan, aur phir chal diye, tum kahaan hum kahaan!! Nothing more to say.
Minissha Lamba (@Minissha_Lamba): RIP Yashji... Hindi cinema gave me meaning thru ur golden Classics... Thank you for all d beautiful cinematic moments u have given the world
Anupam Kher (@AnupamPkher): My mornings will never be the same. My learnings of life will never be the same. LOVE never be the same. And cinema will NEVER be the Same.
Kabir Khan (@kabirkhankk): One of the happiest moments of my life was when my first film began with 'Yash Chopra presents' I will always cherish my moments with Yashji
Salim Merchant (@salim_merchant): 2012 seems like the end of the legends. Dev saab, shammi ji, mehdi hasan, jagjit singh, rajesh khanna, ashok mehta and now yash chopra
Arjun Rampal (@rampalarjun): Landed in Mumbai to shocking news. RIP Yashji, the saddest day in the industry.
Asha Bhosle (@ashabhosle): Just as I was getting over the grief of my daughter, my brother Yash Chopra Bhaisaab has left me. Sad year.
Anurag Basu (@basuanurag): #Yash chopra-Human relations will never be the same on indian screen..the way he potrayed,nobody did ,nobody could..suppose nobody ever will
Dilip Kumar (@TheDilipKumar): Shattering, hard to accept. Yash was more than a friend, a brother. I am numb and have no words to express my grief. Shattering, hard to accept. Yash was a brother and more than a friend. I am numb and have no words to express my grief
Sridevi Boney Kapoor (@SrideviBKapoor): Deeply saddened by the shocking news of Yashji passing away, he was full of warmth & affection whenever we met, he will be missed forever. '
Tisca Chopra (@tisca_chopra): What a giant of a man &what a genius of a talent.Didn't know that wishing you on yr b'day wld be the last time I'd hear you..RIP Yash Uncle