The silence of the Mahakali Caves

"One day, I will walk to these places again to feel who I was once" I whispered this sentence as I stepped out of the breathtaking Mahakali caves.  Monday, 16 March 2015. I cannot forget this date. I was sitting clueless in my room; in Hotel Comfort Inn, situated at Jogeshwari West, Mumbai. The clock … Continue reading The silence of the Mahakali Caves

The mystical blend of architecture and silence – Global Vipassana Pagoda

There is beauty in everything around us; even in the loudest noise and in the darkest room. To savor the beauty in everything, you need to seek. Be a seeker. Seeking nevertheless does not imply journeying wherever one desires. It is about bringing in harmony the beauty inside with the beauty outside. It is about … Continue reading The mystical blend of architecture and silence – Global Vipassana Pagoda

A walking tour from Dharavi to Machimar Colony

I walked tirelessly, on the 22nd of March, through Asia’s largest and densest slum, Dharavi, to reach the Machimar colony, located in Mahim. The walking tour convinced me that Mumbai itself is not willing to be understood straightforwardly. The more I sought to feel Mumbai, the profounder it grew in complexity, mystery and splendor. The … Continue reading A walking tour from Dharavi to Machimar Colony