Published On: Tue, Dec 29th, 2015

Amir, Anushka has adopted vegan lifestyle



Many people run away on the name of vegetarian food because a lot of people like to eat meat even with vegetables. But if they listen to the experience of Bollywood superstars Aamir Khan and Anushka Sharma they would change their mind.

The two leading stars from hit movie PK, who were voted as the year’s hottest vegetarians on the People for Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA)’s Indian website,, talked regarding the life-changing advantages of a vegetarian and vegan diet.

27-year-old Anushka, who debuted with superstar Shah Rukh Khan stated regarding the overall impact of one’s diet. She stated it as, “It is very important what you eat, as that is what you are,” she further added. “So it’s very important to make sure you’re eating enough vegetables and drinking enough water, which I’ve always done.”

Veteran actor and Bollywood Mr. perfectionist Aamir khan, nevertheless, has become a vegetarian and turned to a vegan lifestyle after his wife Kiran Rao illustrated him a video regarding healthy eating.

Indian film actor, director and producer stated that “At the end of it, I was convinced that vegans are way ahead of non-vegetarians and even vegetarians,”

The vegan lifestyle includes avoiding from employing any products and by-products, for example, eggs, dairy products, honey, leather, fur, silk, wool, cosmetics, and soaps derived from animal products.

PETA India director Sachin Bangera stated that both actors Anushka and Aamir were ideal instances of ‘fit vegetarians’ and ‘they’re inspiring millions of their fans to try plant-based foods.’


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Sidra Muntaha

- Sidra Tul Muntaha is a journalist (MA-Mass Communication and M.Phil in Mass Communication) based in Lahore. She is working as an editor at fashion, style and entertainment in the section of the Kooza. She writes fashion and entertainment articles for The Kooza News.