Kala Ghoda in Mumbai

Kala Ghoda Statue

A trendy, artistic neighborhood packed with designer cafés, independent galleries, and sidewalk art sellers. The Jehangir Art Gallery and the National Gallery of Modern Art present modern visual arts. At the same time, the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya museum displays a combination of history and art exhibitions. The annual …

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Gudi Padwa Marathi New year

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Gudi Padwa marks the beginning of Marathi New Year and is usually celebrated on the first day of the Indian month of Chaita,  based on the lunar calendar.  Like most Indian festivals, which have a history related to them, Gudi Padwa too holds an intriguing history. Called ‘Ugadi’ in the …

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Holi festival of Colours

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Holi, Dhuleti, Dhulibandhan – whatever you call it. This festival invokes a grand sense of excitement among children and adults alike. It’s one of the popular festivals in India and Nepal, the 2 major Hindu-oriented countries. Holi is celebrated on the last full moon of the lunar month of Phagun …

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