Top Bollywood celebrities who turned vegetarian by choice | Times of India

May 4, 2022

BY: Rishabh Raj

Bollywood and Vegetarianism

When it comes to fitness and looks, many fitness trainers emphasize the importance of eating meat. But, there are Bollywood celebrities who have given up meat and are still in shape and inspire many to be fit and radiant. Take a look at these 8 celebrities who turned vegetarian by choice.


​Shraddha Kapoor

A few years back Shraddha Kapoor turned vegetarian and in 2020, PETA named her the ‘hottest’ vegetarian too. As per her statement she was inspired by PETA’s cookbook and turned vegetarian.


​Shahid Kapoor

He turned vegetarian over a decade ago after reading the book ‘Life Is Fair by Brian Hines’ gifted to him by his father, Pankaj Kapoor.



​Amitabh Bachchan

Keeping his health in view, Amitabh gave up meat, rice, drinks, and smoking and he has been named the ‘hottest’ vegetarian by PETA thrice.


​Kangana Ranaut

As per reports, keeping her spiritual journey in view, she turned vegetarian and even vegan and has been titled ‘hottest’ vegetarian by PETA too.


​Aamir Khan

Aamir’s ex-wife Kiran Rao, helped him turn vegetarian and the actor is now a vegan too.


​Bhumi Pednekar

During the 1st lockdown of COVID-19, Bhumi turned vegetarian and announced the change on Instagram. She wrote, “My journey with Climate Warrior taught me a lot. It made me more compassionate towards other species and made me more humble.”


​Anushka Sharma

The actress turned vegetarian because of her dog Dude. As per reports, her dog doesn’t like the smell of meat and non-vegetarian dishes, hence she left meat and is a happy vegetarian now.


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