The luminance of Indian cinema’s stars extends beyond the silver screen, reflecting the significance of their homes. These cinematic icons have not only adorned their residences with luxury but have also bestowed unique names upon their abodes. Let’s delve into the distinctive homes of some Indian megastars, elevating the beauty of their dwellings to unparalleled heights.
Shahrukh Khan :
Shahrukh Khan’s modest residence, ‘Mannat’ is a historical structure in Mumbai. Shahrukh purchased ‘Villa Vienna’, now known as ‘Mannat’, from ‘Bai Khorshed Bhanu Sanjana Trust in 2001. When Shahrukh finally bought his dream house, he thought of calling it paradise. All his wishes began to come true as soon as he bought that property. So he changed his mind and named it Mannat. This mansion reportedly ranks among the top homes in the world.
Amitabh Bachchan :
Amitabh Bachchan lived with his family in a bungalow named ‘Prateeksha’. However, after the death of his parents, Big B bought a bungalow near ‘Prateeksha’ and named it ‘Jalsa’. His old house is very close to the megastar’s heart. Once in his game show, he was asked why his bungalow was named Pratiksha. In response, he said that his father had named the bungalow after a line from his poem.
Ranbir Kapoor, his wife Alia Bhatt, their newborn daughter, and her mother, Neetu Kapoor, are all set to move into Krishnaraj bungalow. This beautiful house has been under renovation and reconstruction for a long time. There are reports that Alia and Ranbir will keep a separate room for their daughter which she can use once she grows up. The 8-storey building was named after Rishi Kapoor’s parents Raj Kapoor and Krishna Kapoor.
Ajay Devgan :
Ajay Devgan lives in a luxurious bungalow with his wife Kajol and children Nysa and Yug. The actor is a great devotee of Lord Shiva and the same is reflected in the name of his residence. The bungalow has been named ‘Shiv Shakti’. The actor’s love for Lord Shiva can also be seen in his films. He even has a tattoo of Lord Shiva.
The name of Shatrughan Sinha’s bungalow is ‘Ramayana’ where he lives with his lovely wife Poonam Sinha, daughter Sonakshi Sinha, and sons Luv and Kush. In a nostalgic interview, Sonakshi once shared the backstory behind christening her residence as “Ramayan.” He said that the actor has three more brothers named Ram, Bharat, and Lakshman. Luv and Kush are the names of Sonakshi’s siblings. According to him, his mother and he are the only members in the family whose names do not match the characters of Ramayana.