Getting inked is the trend of the time and our Bollywood celebs have always been trendsetters for us. Take a look the various types of Tattoos our celebs got and take your pick! Here’s our list of Bollywood Celebs and their Awesome Tattoos.
1. Sushmita Sen
The bold and beautiful Sush has a total of seven tattoos. She has ‘I AM’ inked on her left wrist. The one on her right arm reads ‘Temptation’ and she also sports a tattoo on the left wrist which says ‘Soli deo glory’ meaning ‘Glory to God alone’ in Latin. The best one is on her forearm with the phrase ‘Aut Viam Inveniam Aut Faciam’ which means ‘I shall either find a way or make one.’
2. Saif Ali Khan
Saif Ali Khan‘s famous ‘Kareena’ tattoo on his arm was the Nawab’s own way of expressing his love towards Bebo. He got his tattoo way back in 2008.
3. Raveena Tandon
Raveena Tandon was among the earliest Bollywood actresses to get a tattoo. She earlier had a Scorpio tattoo then got another one on her back.
4. Akshay Kumar
Akshay Kumar has his son’s name ‘Aarav’ inked on his back. The first letter of the tattoo also has a halo. He also has wife Twinkle Khanna’s name his left above his heart and Nitara features on his left shoulder.
5. Shilpa Shetty
Shilpa Shetty has got the sacred symbol ‘Swastika’ inked on her left wrist. She joined the long list of inked celebs recently in August 2015.
6. Hrithik Roshan
Hrithik Roshan and ex-wife Sussanne have identical tattoos which represent eternal love (sadly it didn’t last). Hrithik also has a tattoo with Sussanne’s name on his wrist.
7. Priyanka Chopra
Priyanka Chopra was very close to her late father, and has a tattoo on her wrist that says ‘Daddy’s Li’l Girl’.
8. Ajay Devgun
Ajay has a big tattoo of Shiva inked on the left side of the chest, with his daughter Nysa’s name in it. He also has a tattoo of the Ashtavinayak symbol on his neck. He also plans to ink his son Yug’s name on his body.
9. Arjun Rampal
Being the doting dad that he is, Arjun Rampal portrayed his love and affection for his daughters by inking their names on each of his hands.
10. Esha Deol
Esha has two beautiful tattoos on her back. The one on her upper right shoulder, are lines from the Gayatri mantra. The other one on her left shoulder, is a beautiful design of Om.
11. Sanjay Dutt
Sanjay Dutt is the king of the tattoos in Bollywood. The most significant one is his parent’s name Nargis in Urdu and Sunil in Devanagari. On his left forearm he has inked his wife Maanayata’s original name ‘Dilnashin’, a lion tattoo on his right forearm with the words ‘Simba Rules’; on his right arm two samurai soldiers and ‘Om Namah Shivaya’ written in Sanskrit and a dragon breathing fire, on his left shoulder blade a Tibetan Shloka, on his right shoulder blade there is a Shivling– a symbol for Lord Shiva and on his neck a Tibetan Om, his birth sign Leo and a red-inked tattoo of the numerical one which stands for the Sun God and is a lucky number for him. That’s a long list!!
12. Deepika Padukone
The ‘RK’ neck tattoo is no secret but did you know Deepika has also beautified her left ankle by getting a pretty anklet kind of tattoo with her initials at the end of it.
13. Arjun Kapoor
Arjun Kapoor loves his mother immensely and he has ‘Ma’ in Devanagari inked on his wrist. There’s also a number 8 inked with it. Apparently, the number is the sum of the digits of his birth date(26).
14. Sonakshi Sinha
Sonakshi Sinha gifted herself a cute star tattoo on her collarbone for her 27th birthday. Her guiding star!
15. Imran Khan
Although Imran Khan has been inked twice before (on his neck and arm), he recently got a third tattoo on his chest. The design features footprints of his daughter, Imara. Isn’t that sweet?