Sunday, Nov 27, 2022

Mumbai Greens


Mumbai Greens: Eight-acre garden with jogging track, hidden in Dadar’s concrete jungle

August 21, 2022 1:59 pm

Filled with trees and colourful flowers, the garden near Bhoiwada is a perfect getaway for residents from their busy routines.

Mumbai Greens: Visitors to Mahim’s Hinduja Park seek out an unhindered sea view and the breeze

July 11, 2022 12:41 am

While a walking route surrounds the park, the centre is a well-maintained garden with an ample number of benches for people to relax.

Mumbai Greens: Sagar Upvan, a seaside paradise in South Mumbai

June 26, 2022 12:25 pm

Spread across 12 acres, Sagar Upvan with its dense green cover, large lawns, and sea-facing benches is a haven for joggers, walkers and visitors

Mumbai Greens: Set next to Sion Fort, Nehru Udyan steadfastly holds on to the old and new

June 19, 2022 3:09 pm

Sion was the boundary between the British-held Bombay and the Portuguese-held Salesette Island (Suburban Mumbai). The Sion Fort was where the city ended back then. Now, the Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru Garden and the fort serve as the boundary of Mumbai’s island city and suburbs.

How Kaifi Azmi Park, once a dump yard, has become a blessing for Juhu residents

June 06, 2022 12:12 pm

It took 11 years for the Gulmohar Area Societies Welfare Group and Save Open Spaces to transform the wasteland into a green zone, which now boasts a joggers’ track, walking path, amphitheatre, educational and interactive garden and also stretches of mangroves along its periphery.

Mumbai Greens: Johnson & Johnson Garden is small but packs a punch

May 29, 2022 3:16 pm

The Johnson and Johnson Garden is spread across an area of just 3896 sq meters but do not be fooled by its small size.

Mumbai Greens: BN Vaidya Udyan – a tranquil zone for kids and the elderly in bustling Dadar

May 15, 2022 2:46 pm

While senior citizens visit the Prof B N Vaidya Garden for a quiet stroll or to engage with their peers, toddlers and young children make the space come alive in the evenings.

Mumbai Greens: From dumping ground to green paradise

May 09, 2022 10:34 am

Located about five kilometres from the bustling CST station, the garden is an easy find for those visiting it for the first time.

Mumbai Greens: Tucked under a flyover, Matunga’s Maheshwari Udyan beckons people of all ages

May 01, 2022 6:50 pm

On either side of the garden are two gazebos that provide a seating area under their shade. Though this part is called the ‘Nana-Nani park’, the benches are often occupied by college students.

Mumbai Greens: Veer Savarkar Udyan, a place to jog, socialise and admire grand old trees

April 24, 2022 2:01 pm

Veer Savarkar Udyan in Borivali west is is nestled and surrounded by huge banyan and pipal trees. It has amenities such as walking track, playground and library to cater to everyone.