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Akshara Haasan changes her religion, here is what she has to say


There have been reports doing the rounds that Akshara Haasan has converted to Buddhism.  In one of her interview, Akshara turns out, an atheist by belief, she has now converted to Buddhism because she was drawn to it. But her father Kamal Haasan, who is a self-proclaimed atheist, is apparently clueless about it.

Yes! the social media was abuzz with the news that Akshara Haasan, during a media interaction, claimed that she had been getting attracted towards Buddhism. Its teaching and principles impressed her after which she converted to Buddhism. On hearing the news of her conversion, her father and actor Kamal Haasan tweeted, “Hi. Akshu. Have you changed your religeon? Love you, even if you have. Love, unlike religeon, is unconditional. Enjoy life. Love- Your Bapu. [sic]”

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Akshara Haasan, who is currently staying with her father in Chennai, is busy giving interviews to various publications ahead of the release of her Tamil debut, ‘Vivegam’, which stars Ajith and Kajal Aggarwal in the leads. The film is an international action thriller written and directed by Siruthai Siva and the major portions of the movie were shot in Europe and will hit the screen on August 10.

She is the second daughter of Kamal Haasan and Sarika.