The greatest star of Bollywood, Mr. Amitabh Bachchan is perhaps the most stylish and classy actor in the entire industry. Big B has always grabbed attention and been in the lime light and is undoubtedly one of the most sophisticated actors that bollywood has ever had.
Be it his acting, his dressing sense, his family or his warm and beautiful space called home, Mr. Bachchan has showed elegance in almost all areas of life. Talking about his home, Amitabh Bachchan has a total of 5 bungalows in one of the poshest localities of Juhu, Mumbai.
Today, we are going to tell you some unknown facts about his house- Jalsa.
Jalsa is yet another house of this outstanding superstar where the entire Bachchan family is staying. The iconic ‘Jalsa’ was gifted to Amitabh Bachchan by director Ramesh Sippy as a remuneration for acting in his movie, ‘Satte Pe Satta’.
Amitabh Bachchan always greets the fans who gather outside his house on Sunday evening. This is now a ritual where sometimes his other family members also join him.
This twin storey building bungalow has a living area of 10,125 sq ft. The Bachchan family’s current residence Jalsa is just 1Km away from Amitabh’s childhood home, Prateeksha.
One of the most significant moments that this mansion had witnessed was the filming of Bombay Talkies director Anurag Kashyap’s film ‘Murabba’.
The grand wedding of Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai happened at this beautiful mansion in 2007. Aradhaya Bachchan, daughter of Abhishek and Aishwarya was also first brought to this house to pay reverence to their ancestors.
The house was originally under the name of Amitabh’s brother, Ajitabh Bachchan’s wife Ramola Bachchan. According to sources, this was done for tax related issues. In 2006 Jalsa was registered under Jaya Bachchan’s name.
Jalsa means to party, to enjoy and Big B’s this Jalsa surely gives complete justice to its name. Any kind of grand celebration always happens in this grand mansion be it a party or a festival. Aishwarya Rai’s baby shower also took place in Jalsa and was witnessed by many celebrities from the film Industry.