Tattoos are gaining popularity among people of all ages steadily. From making a style statement, to having a significant message and at times even for nostalgic value, people have their own reasons behind getting inked. Many of our Bollywood celebs too have their own tattoos and their own reasons behind getting inked.
We’ve compiled a list of some of the most amazing tattoos in Bollywood-
Kangana Ranaut: The Tanu Weds Manu Returns actress Kangana Ranaut is known for her unique style statements and her rebellious attitude. Her tattoo, similar to her personality is also beautifully unique. The tattoo is on her nape has wings, a sword and a crown. The tattoo design symbolizes freedom and power. Looks like the curly-haired beauty has a very royal taste, doesn’t it?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 for this particular tattoo is simply unique and it features footprints of his daughter, Imara. The actor got inked during a family holiday in Goa in January 2015.Akshay Kumar: Akshay Kumar is a family man. So, when the ‘Khiladi’ of Bollywood got his son Aarav’s name inked on his back, we were not very surprised. The first letter of the tattoo also has a halo. Isn’t it a very adorable way to showcase the love for his son with a twist of art?Deepika Padukone: Piku actress Deepika’s ‘RK’ tattoo dedicate dto her ex flame Ranbir Kapoor is no secret. In fact, the leggy lass had to suffer through much media scrutiny thanks to that tattoo. However, she got it altered later post their break-up. But did you know that Deepika also has a beautiful tattoo on her ankle? Interestingly, this tattoo has her initials ‘DP’ at an end.Hrithik Roshan: Bang Bang actor Hrithik Roshan has ex-wife Sussanne’s name inked on his wrist. Though the couple has parted ways now, the two had also got identical star tattoos on their wrists when they were together. After their split, Sussanne had her tattoo redesigned by adding the words, ‘Follow your sunshine’ inked just before the star. Hrithik, however kept both his tattoos unaltered.Alia Bhatt: The Shaandaar actress Alia Bhatt is known for her frank and fun-loving attitude. After all, she is one of the leading stars in the new pack of Bollywood stars! The ‘Pataka Guddi’ of Bollywood got herself inked right below her nape. The tattoo has ‘Pataka’ written in Devnagri script. Isn’t it an apt tattoo considering how much of a firework she actually is?Sanjay Dutt: Bollywood’s Munna Bhai Sanjay Dutt has several tattoos all over his body making him the king of tattoos too! He has a Tibetan Om with his zodiac sign Leo. On his right arm, is a tattoo of two Samurais and another tattoo in Japanese which means ‘Honour’. There is another snake tattoo on his right arm. Besides, Sanju has his parents’ and wife Manayata’s original name, Dilnashin, also inked on his body.Sonakshi Sinha: Dabangg actress Sonakshi Sinha got a cute star tattoo inked on her collar bone and joined the gang of inked actors in Bollywood. The actress got herself a tattoo on her 27th birthday as a gift to herself. She took to her Instagram account to surprise her fans with the tattoo. The caption with the picture read, “Surpriiiiise! my birthday gift to myself is this tattoo… My guiding star, now always with me :)”Arjun Kapoor: Like every other child, 2 States actor Arjun Kapoor has immense love for his mother. However, her early demise meant that she could not even see him make his debut in Bollywood. And that explains his tattoo on his wrist that reads “Ma”. There’s also a number 8 inked with it. Apparently, the number is the sum of the digits of his birth date (26).Saif Ali Khan: The Chhote Nawab of the industry, Saif Ali Khan, caught everyone’s attention when he got Kareena Kapoor’s name inked on his for arm. It was Saif’s own way of expressing his love towards Bebo and we must say it was very effective. After all, the two are happily married, and one of Bollywood’s popular couples today.[/tps_footer]