My visit to newly opened Bombay Art Society.

I have been waiting for the opening of Bombay Art Society at Reclamation for a long time; so when our honorable Prime Minister inaugurated the Bombay Art Society it only increased my expectations about the place. The building which many find ugly is imposing. I think the building is quite beautiful though it seems to […]

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Meet Editor & Publisher Mr. Clarence Gomes of Bandra Times

I love the Bazaar Road market lane, and have walked the lane a thousand times, on this path you can’t help but notice a beautiful 148-year-old house marked “Bandra Times”. What really can put a smile on your face is the Bandra times message blackboard, where they have a satire message written by hand. Its […]

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A pencil sketch of Bandra railway station on railway from WR archives

Wow! This is the most beautiful sketch of Bandra Station from WR archives. Would love to know more about this sketch, when was it done and what year was it done?  The original tweet A pencil sketch of #Bandra railway station on #Mumbai railway from WR archives — Rajendra B. Aklekar (@rajtoday) March 20, […]

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BMC H West Ward, Bandra West.

General Section H West Ward, Municipal Office Building, St.Martins Road, Behind Bandra Police Station, Bandra West. Mumbai-400050. Telephone – 26422311-14 ___________________________ Deepak Padwal (Ward No.72) 582/6,Prem Bhavan,CHS Ltd.,Old Ramnagar Society, 3rd Road, Khar West, Mumbai-400052. 9820289682 Telephone – 26462398 __________________________ Alijan Shaikh (Ward No.73) 143,Gonsalvis Wadi,12,Chinchpokli Road Off Hill Road, Bandra, Mumbai-400050 Telephone – 26400645 […]

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Biggest Mural in India at MTNL Building in Bandra.

From Lisa Ray’s fb page This is at mtnl building at #bandra reclamation. It’s 125 ft high and 150 ft wide. Total: 18,750 sq ft. Probably the biggest mural in india. So far the building has absorbed 400 ltrs of yellow paint, thanks to #asianpaints for unlimited supply. Ranjit Dahiya from B.A.P ( Bollywood Art […]

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The grand old bird man of India Dr. Salim Ali’s Pali Hill Bungalow before it was pulled down.

This beauitful old bungalow picture was tweeted by Mr. Mahadkar, which made me look up Dr. Salim Ali. Pali Hill had one of India’s greatest orinthologists, Salim Ali, living there in this bungalow and was known to walk around Pali Hill with his binoculars and a notebook taking notes and listening to or making bird […]

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Architecture BRIO – Studio for Design

Architecture BRIO is an Indian architecture practice set up in Mumbai. Architecture BRIO is actively engaged in the creation of contextually appropriate solutions within an increasingly changing world. Set up in Mumbai in April 2006, it is a design-based practice focusing primarily on the fields of Architecture and Interior Design. Its principals are Robert Verrijt […]

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