Rock-cut caves of Maharashtra (Elephanta, Karla, Pala)

The epitome of rock-cut architecture of Maharashtra is represented by the caves of Ellora and Ajanta, of course, but I haven’t been fortunate to visit these places yet. However, I’ve been lucky enough to explore some other caves around Maharashtra … Continue reading

European Oil Paintings of Prince of Wales Museum (Mumbai)

There are lots of art galleries in Mumbai, but unfortunately (or fortunately) I often have difficulties appreciating modern art. However, visiting a gallery of European oil paintings in Prince of Wales Museum (Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya) is always a … Continue reading

There was an old woman who lived in a shoe – the giant Mumbai Shoe in Hanging Gardens

There was an old woman who lived in a shoe. She had so many children, she didn’t know what to do; She gave them some broth without any bread; Then whipped them all soundly and put them to bed. I … Continue reading