Veteran actor Anupam Kher said he was proud to be the chosen for illuminating the United Nations headquarters, ahead of International Day of Yoga.
The 62-year-old actor took to Twitter to announce the news and expressed gratitude to India's ambassador to US, Syed Akbaruddin, for the privilege.
"Great honour to illuminate the #UnitedNation building, NY in preparation of #InternationalDayofYoga. Thank you @AkbaruddinIndia Sir. @UN," wrote Kher, alongside a 23- second-long video of the ceremony.
The 'M S Dhoni: The Untold Story' actor, who is in the US for the premiere of his film 'The Big Sick', also shared a series of pictures from the event
On the work front, Kher's next release is 'Toilet: Ek Prem Katha' and will be seen as former Indian PM Dr Manmohan Singh in the film 'The Accidental Prime Minister' based on the 2014 book penned by Sanjaya Baru.