Tattoos are a badass instrument of self-expression. Getting inked is about reclaiming your body, and designing your own identity, just the way you want to. Tattoos have always been in vogue amongst the youth but they become even bigger and better trend if Bollywood stars get inked too.
There are no second thoughts that their tattoos look amazingly hot but how can we miss out on the reasons behind getting them done.
If you’re confused as to what to get tattooed, let these celebs inspire you with their coolest ink and the stories behind them.
1- Priyanka Chopra
PeeCee has got an adorable tattoo inked on her side wrist which says ‘Daddy’s lil girl’ which she dedicates to her late father. The tattoo was essentially made to show the lovely bond she shared with her father.
2- Alia Bhatt
The young and beautiful actress has got the word ‘Pataaka’ tattooed on her back which means firecracker in the Hindi language. This one looks quite quirky and a fun option for representation of youthfulness and energy. We think it’s pretty legit.
3- Ranbir Kapoor
Ranbir’s tattoo says ‘Aawara’ on his right wrist as a tribute to his grandfather Raj Kapoor for the classic 1951 movie Aawara. It is awesome that he respects his grandparents so much! *aww*
4- Deepika Padukone
Deepika earlier had a tattoo on her back that read “RK” while she was in a relationship with Ranbir Kapoor. DP has now modified the tattoo after their breakup.
5- Akshay Kumar
Akshay inked the name of his first child ‘Aarav’ on his back, soon after he was born in the year 2001. The tattoo is the cutest thing we have seen in a while a daddy do for his son.
6- Ajay Devgn
Devgn is a devout follower of Lord Shiva, and has a tattoo on his chest as a tribute which was quite visible in Singham and Golmaal.
7- Kangana Ranaut
The reel life queen has some of the most glorious tattoos on her body such as a threatening winged sword on the back of her neck which was followed up by the tattoo of a lovely angel design. The tattoos are a true representation of her grace and intellect in her real life!
8- Sushmita Sen
Sushmita has a lovely tattoo that reads ‘ I shall either find a way or make my own’ in Latin and we are not surprised with her chic choices for body art as well. She is the true definition of a diva!
9- Shruti Hassan
Kamal Haasan’s daughter has got her name tattooed on her back, but in Tamil. And it looks hella cool.
10- Saif Ali Khan
Saif has got a tattoo of his wife’s name on his left forearm which reads ‘Kareena’ in Hindi. Saif got this tattoo shortly after he started dating the love of his life, Kareena Kapoor.
11- Arjun Kapoor
Arjun has a sweet and minimalistic tattoo on his right wrist saying ‘Maa’ which he dedicated to his late mother. The letter 8 depicts eternity in the tattoo. Moms are TRUE love!
12- Bani J
The popular MTV VJ is quite in love with tattoos and she has not one but many tattoos inked on her arms that looks crazy af! Just look at that monster of a tattoo that covers most of her right arm. Daaaaamn.
13- Sonakshi Sinha
Sona aka the cutie of B-town has got a tiny little star tattooed on her collarbone which represents the guiding star and she feels it is going to stay with the actress forever. Sonakshi gave this to herself as a gift on her 27th birthday.
14- Imran Khan
Imran Khan is complete a tattoo buff from the Bollywood industry and he has got multiple artful tattoos made on his body. One is that on his right arm and the other on the back of his neck which is a powerful disc-shaped design. However, the cutest one is on his chest which are his daughter Imara’s footprints.
15- Sooraj Pancholi
Sooraj Pancholi who made his debut opposite Athiya Shetty has a tattoo of his name on his back which he often flaunts. He had got the tattoo done when he was 14.