From being one of cinema’s most loved names to being a successful wellness guru Shilpa Shetty Kundra’s rise has been nothing short of meteoric.

The actress turned entrepreneur has to her credit successful yoga DVDs, a health and fitness channel and is also a top-selling selling author of two books based on her mantra of healthy eating and living a fit and healthy lifestyle.

Shilpa Shetty Kundra was today awarded the “Inspirational Celebrity of the Year” at the Outlook Social Media Awards in Delhi and on the occasion said, “Success isn’t when you win accolades, it’s when you are in a position when you are able to inspire so this is a huge compliment. Thank you all my social media family who have helped me be where I am. Thank you for helping me inspire”.

She also took to her social media and captioned the picture saying, “Thankyou @outlookindia @osmawards for the INSPIRATION of the year award. This is a real compliment Success is not just what you accomplish in life, but what you inspire others to do thank you for making me successful. Thank you team #digiosmosis @bethetribe for sharing my vision and last but not the least all my #instafam and followers on my social media platforms for continuing to inspire me to want to do more for all the love I receive.This one is for all you guys #Gratitude #osmawards #inspire #instagood #socialmedia #love #digitalawards”