Tag: Mumbai : my city

LIFESTYLE, Opinions

How many cars will it take ?

This is supposed to be a quiet, upmarket residential area in the supposedly tony South Mumbai neighbourhood of Breach Candy. Once upon a time this affluent area was filled with Europeans and wealthy Indians like Maharajas, merchants , business men and executives working in Multinational companies . As for the streets, the only people seen …

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Pile of Garbage or Contemporary Masterpiece ? #WordlessWednesday

This morning I went to the Traffic Police Chowky to pay a fine. Actually the Traffic Police have an app that you are supposed to download and track your offences . Then you are supposed to generate an echallan and pay by cash or card at any mobile phone pay centre. Since I normally don’t …

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My skies this week #SkywatchFriday

This week has seen some exceptional skies in my city of Mumbai

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Two Cats in the Garden #WordlessWonder

Two cats met in the garden One was scared and the other was waiting Waiting to pounce on the frightened maid . The children felt the tension in the air And began to shout for the watchman’s help. The cats stared at each other . I wonder who won. Sharing these thoughts and this picture …

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Mixed Feelings on a Monday evening #MondayMusings

Today started out as a wonderful morning with the blazing sun peeping out from behind the towers that now spoil my view. There was a time when I could look out far into the distance , as far as the mainland. However , with rampant construction crowding out the view , it won’t be long …