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Deepika Padukone is one of the most graceful personalities of Bollywood and I absolutely LOVE HER! Now some of her movies might have bombed at the box office, nonetheless, her roles have always been appreciated, making her contemporaries quite jealous of her. Obviously, none of them openly accept it, but it is a fact well known. Recently during the famous chat show 'Koffee With Karan', two of Bollywood's leading ladies shared the couch who are directly linked to Deepika. Yes, Katrina Kaif and Anushka Sharma! While Katrina dated Deepika's ex Ranbir Kapoor, Anushka dated Deepika's current beau Ranveer Singh, and so they were not quite comfortable when her name was mentioned during the show. But Deepika gracefully took a silent stance and emerged as a bigger person.
This wasn't the only instance where she responded and behaved like a true lady full of grace and poise. Check out 5 moments when Deepika Padukone made us love her more with her sporting attitude.
When she gracefully spoke about ‘Koffee with Karan’ episode with Anushka & Katrina
In one of the episodes of Koffee With Karan Season 5, Katrina Kaif and Anushka Sharma had dissed Deepika Padukone, when Karan Johar asked them if they were close friends with Deepika. The reply from both the actresses was a 'No' When she was asked about the incident, she said, "I wouldn't say competition. I will only say this that sometimes you feel a certain way about some people and they may not necessarily feel the same way about you and that is okay. I am extremely fond of both of them professionally and personally and I wish them all the best."
Live, Love, Laugh Foundation to aid people suffering from depression
Only someone who has gone through the terrible phase of depression can understand how painful the feeling is and how extremely disturbing situations it can lead to. Deepika Padukone came out in the open about her battle with depression and spoke out about how she dealt with it. She started an NGO called ‘Live, Love, Laugh Foundation’, that helps and counsels patients who are battling this less known mental disorder. Deepika Padukone,in fact, set an example for several celebrities, who followed her footsteps and slowly revealed about their own lives and battles.
When she went that extra mile to make her fans happy
How often does it happen when you meet a Bollywood star and say, “I’m a huge fan of yours”? But have you wondered how many people would have actually said the same thing to them? So there are fans and there are devotees. Deepika Padukone came across two of such crazy fans of hers who proved their genuine love for her, and she respected them and gave them beautiful gestures in return. So a fan had tweeted out to Deepika asking her to share a message for her dad on Father’s Day as he is her biggest fan. In a series of tweets she tweeted saying how she is far away from home and is missing her dad, and how she would love it if Deepika replied and wished her dad on Father’s Day. The xxx actress tweeted, “@prats85 I know what it feels like to be far away from family!I hope together we made it a special day for him!” and “Sending my love to him & you!and to every father out there.. #HappyFathersDay”. In another instance, a fan had made a charcoal sketch of Deepika and sent to her, impressed by this, she made sure that took out time out of her busy schedule and met him.
Being great friends with her ex-beau Ranbir Kapoor
Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone was one of the most talked about couples. Their love affair went to a level where Deepika even tattooed Ranbir’s name on the nape of her neck. In this time and age, Bollywood actresses never ever tend to do that, but Deepika was so sure about Ranbir, that she didn’t hesitate to engrave his name on her body. But soon they parted ways, with allegations of cheating by Ranbir with Katrina. However, Deepika took the high road and became friends with Ranbir Kapoor, and their bond was quite evident with two of the best movies with them as the lead pair.
Yes, Ranveer is a great boyfriend, but Deepika is the best girlfriend
Now if someone can go to the extent of getting your boyfriend’s name tattooed, she can go to any extent to prove that she is, in fact, the best woman to be with. Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone are a hot thing in Bollywood now, and we are just waiting for them to tie the knot soon. Now we all know that Ranveer keeps visiting Deepika at her movie sets, but did you know that she was by his side the whole time when Ranveer was diagnosed with Dengue?