Tag Archives: Mumbai Suburbs

Accepted

It was almost a month since Sunil had migrated to the city in search of some work. After the stillness of his village, the traffic, the crowds, and the vastness of the city had scared him for a while. But soon he fell in love with the Life of this city. Most of all. with the lifelines of this hustling-bustling city, the trains! Continue reading Accepted

Sion my love…my pride. Thank you for everything!

Sion. I hated my topic for Surface Exploration Project in Modern Archaeology. I was absolutely certain there won’t be anything unique or interesting about the sleepy town of Sion. And boy…how wrong was I!

My research project on Sion was a huge success and has been the turning point of my life. Quite literally. From getting my research published in Bombay Local History Society’s Journal to conducting a Heritage Walk for UNESCO, Sion has given me a lot of triumphs!

ये एक पोस्ट मेरे सायन के नाम…Here’s a sneak-peek into Sion!
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Ten Commandments of Mumbai Locals #2

Mumbai locals, a much clichéd topic in a Mumbaikar’s life! Nearly everyone has at least once travelled in the cramp packed ‘life-line’ of Mumbai. Spread over 465 kilometres, the suburban railway operates 2,342 train services and carries more than 7.5 million commuters daily. It is one of the busiest commuter rail systems in the world! Continue reading Ten Commandments of Mumbai Locals #2

Home Sweet Home

via Photo Challenge: Serene
It feels so good to be home…surrounded by comfort and adventure alike!
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Horn-Ok-Please

via Daily Prompt: Honk
A 20 minutes ride from Mulund, Mumbai to Viviana mall in Thane without a working horn made me realise that horns are not necessary at all. You can very well manoeuvre your way through the traffic comfortably WITHOUT HONKING! Continue reading Horn-Ok-Please

Unusual Solitude

via Photo Challenge: Unusual
In a busy and populous city like Mumbai it is Unusual to find empty traffic-free streets, open spaces and beautiful lofty trees, even in the farthest of the suburban areas. Continue reading Unusual Solitude

Class Trip

What a day it was! Along with my regular job as a Researcher and a Content Writer, I do teach History to 12th Std students at an arts academy. And today we visited Kanheri caves as a field trip. Here’s a little something about Kanheri:
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