For many stars, the brand new regular is inexperienced. Many Bollywood celebrities used the lockdown interval to ditch a non-vegetarian food regimen and go vegan. While some have taken to the behavior owing to local weather consciousness, for others it’s an try to cut back the carbon footprint. Still others really feel it’s a step in direction of wholesome dwelling.
Here’s a a listing of celebrities who turned vegetarian throughout lockdown.
Bollywood actress and environmentalist Bhumi Pednekar turned a vegetarian throughout lockdown, and he or she is loving it.
“I was never heavy on a non-vegetarian diet but I took a call during lockdown. It was actually something that happened organically. It’s been six months and I’m good, guilt free and I feel physically strong as well,” she mentioned, including: “For many years I wanted to go vegetarian but breaking habits are the toughest thing to do. My journey with Climate Warrior taught me a lot of things and I just didn’t feel like eating meat anymore.”
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In July, the actress and health fanatic revealed that she has accepted vegetarianism fully, saying the change appeared inconceivable to her initially.
“Over the years, I’ve realised that cultivating livestock for food, has not only destroyed forests but also been the largest sources of carbon dioxide, methane, and nitrous-oxide emissions. These are majorly responsible for the climate change our planet is experiencing,” she wrote on social media. The actress additionally mentioned that it’s “the best change for our health and the health of the planet”.
Earlier this month, Riteish shared that he has given up non-vegetarian meals, black espresso and aerated drinks for a trigger.
“I have given up non-vegetarian food, black coffee and aerated drinks. I want to keep my body healthy. And eventually, when the time comes for donating my organs, people should say, ‘Jaate jaate healthy organs chhod kar gaya’ (he left healthy organs),” mentioned Riteish.
Amid the lockdown, Genelia Deshmukh delved into how her perspective of taking a look at issues modified after she turned vegetarian a few years in the past.
“Turning vegetarian was a choice I took a couple of years ago… I honestly thought it was going to be really really tough, but I was determined to make it work… On my journey, I realised the beauty of plants, the various colours I see through them and eventually the nutrients I get through them, but most importantly I feel less cruel to animals…” the actress mentioned.
It was revealed in April that the actor has given up non-vegetarian meals.
The celebrities add to the record of vegetarian Bollywood stars, which already consists of Akshay Kumar, Shahid Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Alia Bhatt, Anushka Sharma, Shraddha Kapoor, Malaika Arora, and Vidyut Jammwal amongst others.
From the world of Hollywood, comic Ricky Gervais revealed that he acquired via the lockdown with plenty of vegan meaty consolation meals, and at one event claimed “eating things you shouldn’t” causes pandemics just like the coronavirus outbreak.
Singer-songwriter and actor Lenny Kravitz additionally revealed that he has turn out to be vegan and grows most of his personal meals, whereas rapper Snoop Dogg shared that he’s taking assist of his vegan and vegetarian relations to assist him eat extra plant-based meals.