Anu Aggarwal’s life has been an intriguing story. A mannequin who needed to be social employee, she discovered in a single day stardom with Aashiqui within the 90s. She was an exception within the business, which was nonetheless dominated by the ‘fair-is-beautiful’ dictum in 1990. A number of years later, she gave up the arc lights to check yoga.
Then got here her “close to dying expertise”. The automotive she was driving early one morning, throughout torrential rains, turned three somersaults earlier than crashing close to Mumbai’s Chowpatty space. The accident left her in a coma for 29 days, with a shattered physique. The previous actor has now spoken concerning the accident and the way her life modified after that.
“Within the 12 months 1999, I met with an accident and slipped right into a coma. I used to dwell in an ashram earlier than the accident the place I had a non secular title. After the accident, I knew nothing, however I knew my non secular title. In 2001, I took ‘sanyas (renunciation)’ and stored my head shaved. I lived with a bag in a single hand, in humble environment. simply finding out the thoughts and human psychology,” she stated in an interview.
“In 2006, I got here again and began assembly folks and the press stationed outdoors my home. I’d greet them with humility,” she stated within the interview to Occasions of India, including, “After the accident, I had forgotten the way to apply lipstick too. Quickly folks began to put up my ‘earlier than’ and ‘after’ footage. My no-makeup look footage went viral. I used to be so shocked to see a lot occurring round me.”