Oases in a Concrete Jungle
Meditating on the Himalayas might not be possible everyday but here’s our heads-up for 5 out-of-the-box places for you to carry on your daily inward-moving practice:
a) Shantivan Garden: Simla House, Napean Sea RoadPic Source
The sounds of the birds are the best accompaniment to meditation. You may even catch a glimpse of a peacock or two!
b) David Sassoon Library: Opposite Jehangir Art Gallery, Fort.Pic Source
Grab a seat on those vintage deck chairs, find a great classic, and be prepared to mind travel through stories of old.
c) The Tasting Room at Good Earth: Raghuvanshi Mills, Lower ParelPic Source
Stylishly cozy, yet still this place just deepens the focus and opens the senses. The best place for deep, moving conversations, great food and wine!
d) The Garden at Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya (formerly The Prince of Wales Museum): Kala Ghoda, FortPic Source
The Mumbai of yesteryear with its rolling green lawns beckons you to find the perfect spot! Peace is a mere prayer away.
e) Kitabkhana: Flora Fountain, FortPic Source
A bookstore with a difference that ignites your soul to explore what you love! Which book will your hand reach for; will a page pop open on a secret message?? Hear your soul speak!