Cougars is the word given to describe North American Puma in wildlife and in human beings, it is used to describe middle aged women getting involved with young men!
Bollywood is slowly becoming a Cougar Town with old actresses dating younger men with 10 to 15 years age difference. Older men who date such young women are called Sugar Daddy's at times.
There could be few couples like Saira Bhanu - Dilip Kumar, Salim Khan - Helen who came closer due to love more than any economical or social needs.
Well, the age difference did make some question the celebrity men and their ways. Now, the role has reversed as women are not binding themselves to age for finding love.
Priyanka Chopra- Nick Jonas have a difference of 10 years and they have recently got engaged too. Little birdies from Bollywood media have been talking about 44 year old Malaika Arora and 30 something Arjun Kapoor from quite some time.
Even gossip master Karan Johar hinted that Malaika is ready for re-marriage. She was previously married to Arbaaz Khan for 16 years.
Preity Zinta got married to Gene Goodenough who is 12 years younger to her. Susmitha Sen decided to stay single and even adopted 2 girls as a parent, till now. She is dating model Rohman Shawl who is 15 years younger to her. They may get married next year.
Urmila Mathondkar married Kashmiri Bussinessman Mohsin Akhtar Mir who is 9 years younger to her. Comedian and anchor, Archana Puran Singh married Parmeet Sethi after divorcing her first husband. Parmeet is seven years younger to her.
Farah Khan married eight years younger Sirish Khunder, way back in 2004. Even controversial actor Aditya Pancholi is 6 years younger to his wife, Zareena Wahab.
Along with them, even popular actresses like Bipasha Basu married Karan Singh Grover who is 3 years younger to her. Saif Ali Khan's sister Soha Ali Khan married Kunal Khemu who is 5 years younger to her. Aishwarya Rai is 3 years elder to Abhishek Bachchan.
Well, love doesn't really have age, time and race discrimination. It happens and we have accept it. This older women falling for younger men seems to be just a new welcome reverse trend to younger women falling for older rich men!