The most famous of his styles is the ‘popping of a cigarette into his mouth’. As he knows a lot of his fans imitate his styles, he advices all of them to quit the habit, as smoking is injurious to health. However the actor himself hasn’t given up smoking and is in the stage of recovery from his kidney ailment.
On the other hand, as fans are waiting for his enter into politics, the actor clarifies that he has no intentions in joining the run and thanked the people of Tamil Nadu for providing him with a livelihood.
Source : http://www.galatta.com/hindi/news/rajini-advices-fans-to-give-up-smoking/65530/