"I want to spend time with family."
Pictures of Aamir Khan performing puja along with his ex-wife and filmmaker Kiran Rao at the newly inaugurated Aamir Khan Production office have gone viral.
The pictures were shared on Instagram by Laal Singh Chaddha director Advait Chandan.
In the pictures, Aamir Khan is seen holding a Kalash (a metal pot) topped with a coconut and offering prayers.
The Bollywood actor donned a sweatshirt and a pair of jeans.
A cloth is also seen around his shoulders and a Nehru cap is on his head.
Kiran Rao was seen wearing an oversized denim shirt and leggings as the two performed aarti following the Kalash puja.
Advait Chandan shared the post along with the hashtag #AamirKhanProductions.
The staff at Aamir Khan Productions were seen smiling away as they participated in the puja at their new office.
Aamir Khan’s son Junaid also made a rare appearance at the ceremony and was captured in a candid mood.
The Bollywood actor’s niece and actress Zayn Marie Khan commented on Advait’s post:
“These photos are so lovely, Advait.”
She also shared a few pictures on her Instagram Story and wrote: “Oh I really missed this AKP Day.”
Filmmaker Sunil Pandey who was Aamir’s assistant director on Lagaan shared the pictures and wrote:
“Yay!!! we have a new office #aamirkhanproductions.”
Aamir Khan recently announced that he is taking a break from films.
Earlier, Aamir Khan told reporters that he would return to acting after a year. He added that he would be spending time with his family.
During the red carpet of Salaam Venky’s premiere, the PK actor said: “I am not doing anything.
“I have been working for a long time, so now I want to spend time with family.
“Work is underway on the Paani foundation, and there are other things as well. I will come back to acting after a year.”
In 2021, Aamir Khan and Kiran Rao ended their 15-year-long marriage.
However, they continue to collaborate on films together and participate in Paani Foundation’s activities together.
The duo also continues to co-parent their 11-year-old son Azad Rao Khan.
Meanwhile, Aamir also has a small role in the film in Salaam Venky. The film stars Kajol and Vishal Jethwa in the lead roles.
After the film premiere, Kajol posted a picture with Aamir Khan and Vishal Jethwa.