Top Bollywood Celebrities and their Hobbies

Top Bollywood Celebrities and their Hobbies

  • Bharat Sharma
  • 28/09/2017

We often wonder what our favorite Bollywood celebrities do in their leisure time, don't we? Agreed, many of you must be thinking that Bollywood celebs are already so busy with shooting and travelling, why would they need to do anything extra? 

Although true, yet as humans we all have a need to keep ourselves engaged and occupied creatively and stay sharp, alert and relaxed in life.Thus, hobbies come into picture as activities that help one to make the most of their free time as well as find their own medium for creative expression

When it comes to Bollywood celebrities, it's no exception! Our favorite filmy stars are not only good at acting but also at their unique hobbies.

Want to know more about your favorite Bollywood celebrities and their hobbies? Read On!

Akshay Kumar: Mixed Martial Arts

Who doesn't know that Akshay Kumar is a champion in Martial Arts, Kung Fu and Aikido? Before making it big in Bollwood, the philanthropist actor was trained in Taekwondo and he still continues to be a role model for millions who want to practice this art and stay in great shape, physically and mentally. 

When it comes to fitness, the Khiladi knows no bounds and likes to hone his martial skills in his leisure time to stay agile and active as ever. Now you know the secret behind his amazing physique and eternal charm, don't you?

Related: Top 5 Martial Arts Schools and Classes in Delhi NCR


Aamir Khan: Music

What do you think Mr. Perfectionist does in his spare time? Well, no prize for guessing, he loves to play Chess. Another interesting thing he does in his leisure time is drumming. Surprising, isn't it? After seeing the chocolaty hero playing guitar in the famous song 'Papa Kehte Hain', who'd know that Aamir has a thing for drumming! 

Seems like Aamir can not only surprise people with his acting skills but can also teach a thing or two about his hobbies! In fact,  the Bollywood actor in fact showed off his drumming skills during the promotional event for Peepli Live.

Related: Top 10 Music Schools in Delhi

Alia Bhatt: Painting

The latest and one of the youngest heartthrobs of millions of fans worldwide, the cute and cheeky Alia Bhatt loves to pursue her hobby of charcoal painting in her spare time. The talented actress has not only great acting skills to her credit but also boasts of an inspiring knowledge about colours, painting materials and crafts! 

Alia is known to paint in her free time which helps her relax, de-stress and express herself creatively. What about you? When are you learning something new?

Salman Khan - Painting

Don't judge a book by its cover, they say! While at first glance it might look like Salman Khan has no love bigger than the love of cinema or fitness, little did we know that he also has a hobby for painting in his life! The 'Bhai' of Bollywood is popular for gifting amazing hand-made paintings to his near and dear ones on special occasion and he also has a dedicated collection of all his artwork over the years.

Seems like Salman has an artistic side which is all about colours, brushes and compositions which help him stay creative, feel good and also do his bit for philanthropic causes in life. 

Related: Top 10 Art and Craft Classes in Delhi

Hrithik Roshan: Photography

The 'Dhoom' heartthrob has stolen millions of fans with his acting and looks on the camera but did you know that he also has a thing for the camera behind the scenes? Yes, Hrithik Roshan enjoy photography as a hobby in his free time and is considered as an avid photographer in his circle. 

Talk about some being photogenic as well as photographic at the same time - that's Mr. Roshan for you!

Related: 7 Must Follow Photography Blogs for every Photographer

Diya Mirza : Pottery

The former Miss Asia Pacific, Dia Mirza has pottery as her hobby in life. What started as a preparation for her role in a movie 'Alibaug' soon developed into an interesting activity for Dia Mirza. 

In fact, that's just the tip of the iceberg as Dia has confessed that she also has numerous other interests and hobbies which she likes to pursue during her free time including a love for Indian classical dance as well. Way to go with your hobbies, Dia!

Also Read: Your Guide to the Best Pottery Classes and Courses in Delhi 

Deepika Padukone: Badminton

The daughter of ace badminton player Prakash Padukone, the beautiful Deepika Padukone is no less of a skilled badminton player in her own regard! An actress who has impressed critics and fans alike with her acting prowess and mesmerizing presence on-screen, Deepika has openly shared her love for sports, especially badminton. 

Did you know that she has played badminton at national level and would've been a professional player today if modelling didn't happen! Talk about a great transition from the badminton court to Bollywood, Deepika!

Abhay Deol: Interior Designing

Given his innate inclination towards character driven acting, Abhay Deol has a unique hobby for interior design and wood carving. As selective as he is when it comes to choosing his films, it is known that Abhay possesses a keen interest towards art and interiors and has even taken up a professional course in wood carving in New York. 

Sources have stated that the actor is taking his passion for interiors to the next level and is now busy building his very own eco-home in Goa. Now, that's a good way to enjoy your hobby and contribute to the environment, Abhay!

Shahrukh Khan - Gadgets

Just like his stardom, the 'King Khan' has an unsurmountable love for technology and gadgets. A self-proclaimed tech geek, SRK likes to enjoy his free time with his kids playing video games and trying out the latest gadgets while away from a shoot or the silver screen. 

From cars to cool tech pieces, SRK has an envious collection of gadgets that anyone would love to own. His passion for technology is not hidden from the world and we hope the Badshah of Bollywood continue his love affair with everything tech!

Kangana Ranaut - Cooking

The 'Queen' of millions of hearts, Kangana Ranaut likes to enjoy her leisure time with cooking for herself and we've heard that she has also cooked some amazing delicacies for her co-stars and shooting staff while on set! 

A self-proclaimed foodie, Kangana has a culinary hobby which she says was developed from her childhood days. Luckily, her cooking chops are as good as her acting skills and we aren't complaining a single bit!

Related: Here's Why Baking is a Happy Hobby for your Soul

Vidya Balan: Poetry

The sensational and glamorous Vidya Balan is an amazing actress but did you know that she is also a thoughtful poetess? Vidya shares a keen interest for poetry and likes to pursue her hobby in leisure time. According to her, she had developed an inclination towards poetry from an early age and still loves to write poetry when not on the set or on a shoot. 

Additionally, the multi-talented Vidya Balan is also a good mimic and likes to impersonate famous personalities for entertaining!


What's your Hobby?

No matter what hobby does your favorite Bollywood celebrity pursues, it's time you should pick up a hobby or a creative skill too.  Wondering about the benefits of having a hobby? Some will make you smarter, some will make you healthier but one thing's for sure - they'll all definitely make you 'better'! 

it's all about discovering the joy of learning something new in life and making the most of our leisure time.

If you feel inspired to join a hobby class near you, start your search with MillionCenters.com - an online platform to discover the best hobby classes and learning centers near you!

So, what are you waiting for? Search, Explore, Connect and start learning today!

 

Image Sources:

1. Akshay Kumar

2. Aamir Khan

3. Salman Khan

4. Hrithik Roshan

5. Dia Mirza

6. Deepika Padukone

7. Abhay Deol

8. Shah Rukh Khan

9. Kangana Ranaut

10. Vidya Balan

 



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