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Shahid Kapoor:

It was a book gifted to him by his father, Pankaj Kapoor, titled Life is Fair by Brian Hines, that changed his life forever. After reading it while on a flight, Shahid Kapoor decided to give up meat and even inspired his then girlfriend, Kareena Kapoor, to turn vegetarian. In 2011, Kapoor was named PETA’s Asia’s Sexiest Vegetarian Man and in 2016, was PETA India’s sexiest vegetarian celebrity, along with Sonam Kapoor. Image credit: By Bollywood Hungama, CC BY 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=66168793

10 Bollywood actors who have adopted a vegetarian/vegan diet

Indian skipper, Virat Kohli, recently spoke about how turning a vegetarian has made him feel much lighter and that he has “never felt better in life.” While the choice of diet is purely a personal one, many Bollywood celebrities have opted to turn vegetarian and vegan to lead healthier lives, and also to do their bit for planet Earth. We take a look at ten vegetarian Bollywood celebrities.