Category: India

Dharavi Slums – Mumbai, India
[ 0 ] February 13, 2013 |

Dharavi Slums – Mumbai, India

Welcome to Dharavi, the largest slum in Mumbai  and one of the largest slums in the world. Dharavi is home to an estimated 1 million residents packed into an area a little over a square mile (1.75 km2), making it one of the most densely populated areas on earth. Given extreme difficulty as well as […]

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Street Life – Mumbai, India
[ 0 ] February 12, 2013 |

Street Life – Mumbai, India

The financial and entertainment center of India, Mumbai is sometimes referred to as a microcosm of the larger country. A significant wealth disparity is an inescapable reality as lavish residential and corporate skyscrapers grow like trees out from knolls of impoverished neighborhoods. The streets are the heart beat of the city and the everyday interactions […]

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A Warm Welcome – Mumbai, India
[ 1 ] February 11, 2013 |

A Warm Welcome – Mumbai, India

True serendipity strikes very few times in one’s life. That in mind, when greeted by one of these rare moments, our mantra during this trip has always been “lean into it”. This was one of those moments. Meeting our Future Hosts Our trip to Mumbai was predicated on meeting up with Arjun Ramen and Lavanya […]

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