Bollywood designer Swapnil Shinde on Wednesday got here out as a transwoman. Taking to Instagram, the in style designer wrote a lengthy put up sharing the way it took years to seek out her actual id. Shinde additionally recommended that she be addressed as ‘Saisha’, which suggests “a meaningful life”.
Popular actor Hina Khan, who has labored with the designer, got here out in assist and in addition hailed her brave determination. Re-posting Shinde’s picture as a transwoman, Hina wrote that id can originate on the foundation of gender, however one has to soulfully join with it. The actor added that she might not know Shinde personally, however is aware of what she did, takes greater than grit, braveness and self-awareness. “It is the byproduct of the power of your soul”, added Hina. She even talked about how Saisha Shinde has at all times been a “beautiful soul”.
Read Hina Khan’s word right here:
Identity can originate on the foundation of gender however to establish with it, one must be soulfully linked to it.
The heat and inclusiveness, the creativity and liberalism, the caliber and candour that you possess expensive Saisha .. is based mostly on the power of your soul.
You select to do what others forgo as a result of of societal norms and I’ve witnessed it the manner you have warmly included me on foundation of my potential not the means to point out it.
I’ll not know you personally however I do know you sufficient to say one factor.. what you did takes greater than grit, it takes greater than braveness and it takes greater than self consciousness.. it is the byproduct of the power of your soul.
Your lovely soul … and that’s what I see each time I have a look at you .. Before .. and Now ! A Beautiful Soul !! #IdentifyWithYourSoul #SaishaShinde
I LOVE YOU SAISHA, THE WORLD LOVES YOU 🥰 @officialswapnilshinde.”
Apart from Hina Khan, different celebrities additionally shared messages of assist for Saisha Shinde. While Aditi Rao Hydari wrote ‘Big hug’ on Saisha’s put up, Parineeti Chopra talked about how she was pleased to learn the word. Calling her ‘Sista’, Sunny Leone additionally wrote, “I love you and I am so proud of you for being the BEST YOU!! The YOU you always wanted to be. Congrats and happy birthday SISTA!!”
Saisha Shinde has labored with many Bollywood actors together with Shraddha Kapoor, Katrina Kaif, Kareena Kapoor Khan and Deepika Padukone.