Category: Mumbai Diary

Mumbai Diary is a collection of Blogs Posts describing my daily life in Mumbai. I am just one of the 17 million souls living in this vibrant port city. I have lived here for over three decades and know the city inside out ( well almost!) Mumbai Diary is a journal where I record and recount the anecdotes about my family . This is also the place to come to for information on where to shop for the best in Mumbai . It is a place  is where I showcase the different festivals I celebrate sometimes through pictures and sometimes without. Come , share the experiences of an ordinary Mumbaikar who always sees the  funny side of life.

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Glimpses of The Mumbai Marathon

Once again it is that time of year when Mumbai takes to the streets. This year the enthusiasm amongst the watchers was much less than every year but surprisingly the participants were more than 30%! Every time I see these magnificent runners I get inspired to run but then laziness takes over and I am …

LIFESTYLE, Mumbai Diary

Winter is here but I’m not SAD

Unlike most people, a Winter especially in Mumbai, makes me glad and not SAD

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Death of a Politician

For the past few days, I’ve been practicing writing the Morning Pages as suggested by Julia Cameron in her book ‘The Artist’s Way”. Today as I sat down to write, I thought I would exchange my paper and pen for the keyboard. Why? It was the death of a politician. Meera Sanyal was a politician …

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Mirror on the Wall #MondayMusings

Today is the penultimate Monday of the year . The beginning of a week that is winding down to the end of the year. Somehow, at this time of year, I find myself doing an internal audit . It’s the time to reflect, ponder and plan for the year ahead. What made me happy this …

LIFESTYLE, Mumbai Diary

Giving thanks for November # GratitudeCircle

November was such a busy moth with a lot of activity that it went by faster than imagined!