Salman Khan Reveals He Turned Down Shah Rukh Khan's Iconic Mannat Residence

Salman Khan revealed he was once offered to buy Shah Rukh Khan's iconic residence, Mannat, but declined due to his father's advice. Despite this, the two Bollywood superstars remain close friends and are set to share screen space in the upcoming film Tiger vs Pathaan.

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Salman Khan Reveals He Turned Down Shah Rukh Khan's Iconic Mannat Residence

Salman Khan Reveals He Turned Down Shah Rukh Khan's Iconic Mannat Residence

In a resurfaced old interview, Bollywood superstar Salman Khan disclosed that he was initially offered the opportunity topurchaseShah Rukh Khan's iconic residence, Mannat, valued at approximately Rs. 200 crores. However, Salman ultimately declined the offerdueto his father Salim Khan's practical advice.

When asked about the one thing he wished he had that Shah Rukh Khan possessed, Salman replied, "That bungalow of his." The host confirmed, "Mannat?" and Salman said, "Yes." Salman's father, Salim Khan, questioned the need for such a large house, saying, "Itne bade ghar mein karoge kya?" (What will you do in such a big house?). This advice led Salman to decide against acquiring Mannat.

Despite not owning Mannat, Salman remains close friends with Shah Rukh Khan. He playfully quipped, "Now I want to ask Shah Rukh what he does in such a big house?" Salman currently resides at Galaxy Apartments with his parents and family, preferring the closeness and warmth this setup offers. This decision aligns with his values of family unity and simplicity.

Mannat, designed by Gauri Khan, boasts luxurious amenities and breathtaking views of the Arabian Sea. The nameplate of Mannat is adorned with diamonds and radium, adding to its allure. Located in the posh Bandra neighborhood of Mumbai, Mannat has become a tourist attraction, with fans often gathering outside to catch a glimpse of the superstar's residence.

Shah Rukh Khan purchased the heritage bungalow in 2001 and spent several years renovating and personalizing it to suit his family's needs and style. The house has been featured in numerous magazine spreads and is considered one of the most iconic celebrity homes in India.

On the professional front, Salman Khan is gearing up for his next release, Sikander, alongside Rashmika Mandanna, directed by A.R. Murugadoss. Meanwhile, Shah Rukh Khan and Salman are set to share screen space in the highly anticipated Tiger vs Pathaan, part of Yash Raj Films' spy universe. Fans are eagerly awaiting the release of these films, which promise to showcase the stars' incredible talent and charisma.

The revelation about Mannat highlights the close bond between two of Bollywood's biggest superstars, Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan, despite their different choices in residences. As both actors continue to captivate audiences with their upcoming projects, their enduring friendship and mutual respect serve as an inspiration to their fans worldwide.