Pakistan turns 69 today, and we start this new year with hope for better times to come.

Here's what our celebs were feeling:

Shafqat Amanat Ali was excited for his big performance:

Ali Gul Pir, on the hand, was on a high from performing last night:

Hamza Ali Abbasi made public his promise to Pakistan:

Faysal Qureshi was really pumped up:

Mawra Hocane was also full of positivity:

Adnan Siddiqui suited up for the occasion:

Annie Khalid was hopeful and said a prayer:

Meesha Shafi urged for harmony and tolerance:

Rabia Butt wrote a letter to the motherland:

Shoaib Malik was also optimistic:

Resham had a special message:

Ahmed Ali Butt made his greetings a family affair:

#pakistan #14thaugust #pakistanzindabad @fatima_khanpk @walnutpk

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Some just had greetings to share:

Happy independence day... my love... my Pakistan... #PakistanZindabad

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We wish our readers a joyous Independence Day!