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Dharavi Slums Mumbai

Dharavi Slums

Dharavi Slums Mumbai Mumbai, the City of Dreams, is a beautiful metropolis in India. Here you will always hear the bustling sounds and noise, a city that never sleeps. It is also known as an island city. Before the city was built into this beautiful modern township, it was an island inhabited by migrants. The …

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Dhobi Ghat Mumbai

Mumbai’s biggest human-powered washing machine – Dhobi Ghat

Mumbai’s Biggest Human-Powered Washing Machine – Dhobi Ghat Dhobi Ghat, a 140 years old open-air launderette, is such a wonder of Mumbai. For the uninitiated, ‘dhobi’ means washerman, and ‘ghat’ means stairs leading to a river or water body in Hindi. Hence the name Dhobi Ghat. Viewing the clothes sedulously hand washed by the laundrymen …

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David Sassoon Library and Reading Room - A book lover’s haven

David Sassoon Library and Reading Room – A book lover’s haven

David Sassoon Library and Reading Room – A Book Lover’s Haven The city of Mumbai reminds one of R L Stevenson’s poems ‘the Railway Carriage,’ where there is no time to ‘stand and stare.’ But amidst the hurry-scurry of Mumbai is a well amenable haven for bookworms – the David Sassoon Library and Reading Room. David Sassoon Library …

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