- Aishwarya rai won the Film fare Award for best actress for her performance in Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam in the year 1999.
- She also won rave reviews for her performance as a rape victim in Hamara Dil Aapke Paas Hai (2000).
- In 2000 Aishwarya was awarded Best Actress by Film Fare and Zee Cine for her work in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s “Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam”.
- In 2001 Ash was nominated for Film Fare’s Best Actress Award for Satish Kaushik’s “Hamara Dil Aapke Paas Hai”.
- Time Magazine listed her on their list of the 100 Most Influential People in the World Today.
- Ashwarya rai was also listed on Rolling Stone Magazine’s annual “Hot List”.
- Hello Magazine’s Most Attractive Women in the World”
- Is featured in the 2004 edition of the Guinness Book of World Records.