In the dazzling world of Indian entertainment, where movies sparkle, and sports heroes shine, something meaningful is happening—celebrities are going green!
Imagine your favorite stars not just on the big screen but also on a mission to embrace a plant-powered lifestyle. Forget about all the fancy stuff; we’re talking about stars choosing compassion over cruelty.
It’s not just about scripts and stardom; it’s about compassion, health, and a dash of eco-friendly glam. Join us as we explore how these celebrities are making their mark in lights and greens!
Let’s take a closer look at 10 Indian celebs who are not just famous for their roles but also make a cool choice by living the vegan life.
10 Indian Vegan Celebrities
1. Virat Kohli
The Indian cricket team captain adopted veganism in October 2018. His game has improved tremendously since his shift, as he says, “I have never felt better”. Adding to this, Kohli said, “If we can have a lower dependence on meat, without shortchanging our taste buds, there is potential for a planet-changing impact.
2. Akshay Kumar
Bollywood actor, producer, martial artist, and fitness fanatic Akshay Kumar is well-known for his dedication to physical well-being. That he’s declared himself to be vegan comes as no surprise. He prefers eating food that is healthy, nutrient-dense, and low in salt and spice.
3. Sonam Kapoor
The 2018 People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India Person of the Year was Bollywood actress Sonam Kapoor. The diva not only supports animal welfare but also excludes animal pelts from her handbag collection for her clothing line Rheson.
4. Kangana Ranaut
One of Bollywood’s most celebrated actresses, Kangana Ranaut, became a vegan in 2013. Before this, she was a non-vegetarian.”Switching to a vegan diet has been a game-changer for me. I feel more energetic, and it aligns with my belief in kindness to all creatures.” – Kangana Ranaut.
5. Aamir Khan
Following his wife’s footsteps, Bollywood’s Mr. Perfectionist changed his food habits. Aamir decided to go vegan in 2015. He decided after his wife showed him a video about the common diseases caused by consuming animal products and how a diet change can prevent them.
6. Neha Dhupia
The former Miss India pledged to protect the environment and animals by adopting veganism. Neha chose to eat only plant-based foods and even assisted PETA in launching the V-Card, the first vegan discount savings card in India.
7. Richa Chadha
Richa Chadha, a model turned actress, was vegetarian from the beginning and went vegan in 2014. She even collaborated with PETA on a campaign to encourage people to eat vegan.
8. Mallika Sherawat
This Bollywood actress chose to follow a vegan diet much before the food habit became famous in India. She has been adhering to this diet to stay in shape since she was named PETA’s Hottest Vegan in 2011.
9. Esha Gupta
She went green in 2015. In addition to being vegan, Esha Gupta is a fervent supporter of PETA. Esha actively promotes the benefits of veganism, emphasizing its positive impact on well-being and the environment.
10. Sonakshi Sinha
The Bollywood actor Sonakshi Sinha became a vegan to support environmental sustainability and animal welfare. In 2017, she went vegan, highlighting her dedication to sustainability and cruelty-free living.
As these Indian celebrities shine in their respective fields, they also illuminate the path towards a vegan lifestyle. They are not just stars; they influence and inspire millions. These celebrities show us that eating plant-based is not just a trend; it’s a kind way to live, which their fans can also adopt.
Let’s get inspired by these stars and cheer for our vegan champs! 🌱