Superstar Rajinikanth is being celebrating in a grand manner today.
Rajinikanth is at Bangalore to spend the day with his friends, the sources say.
Rajinikanth made his debut as actor with Aboorva Ragangal and acted in several films in 1980s which brought stardom to him. His Kochadaiiyan is gearing up for release soon.
Bursting of crackers, distribution of sweets, offering special prayers in temples for the well being of the actor and mass feeding of the poor marked his birthday celebrations in the city and other districts.
Several of the roads in Chennai City was dotted with posters of the actor.
Leaders of various political parties greeted the actor on the occasion.