Bollywood actor Vidyut Jammwal celebrated his 43rd birthday with a unique retreat in the Himalayas, sharing nude photos from his solitude. The pictures quickly went viral, drawing reactions from fans and celebrities, including filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma (RGV). RGV praised Jammwal, likening him to a Greek God and commending the actor for bringing out the “ANIMAL” in him.
My retreat to the Himalayan ranges – “the abode of the divine” started 14 years ago. Before I realised, it became an integral part of my life to spend 7-10 days alone- every year. pic.twitter.com/HRQTYtjk6y— Vidyut Jammwal (@VidyutJammwal) December 10, 2023
In addition to Ram Gopal Verma’s response, the fashion and pop culture Instagram page Diet Sabya humorously commented on the actor’s pictures, defending his peaceful retreat. However, actor Abhinav Shukla criticized Jammwal for starting a fire near a live tree, deeming it “not nature-friendly.
Social media users had their share of comments, with some playfully speculating about Jammwal’s time alone in the mountains. Amid the chatter, Jammwal shared a heartfelt note detailing his 14-year tradition of spending 7-10 days alone in the Himalayas. He expressed the transformative experience of stepping out of luxury and embracing solitude in nature.
Jammwal emphasized finding oneself outside the comfort zone, vibrating at frequencies of compassion, determination, and achievement. He described the retreat as a source of energy creation, leading to a renewed outlook on life.