Mumbai guide: 5 things to do around the city
Five things you can do this week in and around Mumbai
Trace art history
Watch three films on Renaissance art. These include The Calling of Saint Matthew by Caravaggio, The Flagellation of Christ by Piero Della Francesca, and The Gardens of Paradise: Persian Miniature.
ON: Today, 6 pm to 7.30 pm
AT: Dr Bhau Daji Lad Museum, Byculla.
Add Madhya Pradesh crafts to your home
Sift through handicrafts and textiles from Madhya Pradesh that include sarees in Chanderi, Maheshwari and Tussar silk, Gond paintings, metal bells and gold Thewa jewellery.
TILL: September 30, 9.30 am to 9.30 pm
AT: GS Scout Guide Pavilion, Shivaji Park, Dadar West.
Take a walk
Sign up for a guided walk through the heritage precinct that ends at AKA Bistro, where you enjoy a brekkie of Baked Beans on Toast and Cottage Cheese Scramble.
ON: October 1, 7.30 am
MEETING POINT: Asiatic Library, Fort. EMAIL email@example.com
COST: Rs 1,400
Plan your weekend
Watch three short films
Attend a screening to enjoy an interesting mix of movies from filmmakers across the globe. On the roster this time are Quiet Signs of Love, a 15-minute short from Australia, and Indian shorts Packers and Movers, and Faboo (in pic), which uses the story of a mother and son to highlight how social media has distanced us from family and friends while bringing us closer to strangers.
ON: September 29, 8 pm onwards
AT: The Pantry, Military Square Lane, Kala Ghoda, Fort.
Here's your chance to grin and beer it
11 aM to 12 pm: With Oktoberfest around the corner, it's that time of the year when you can expect pubs and bars to go all-out with deals. Not to be left behind, The Beer Cafe is promising patrons a chance to get a pint at `1, which is an offer that's tough to refuse.
AT: All The Beer Cafe outlets
FROM: October 16 to October 31
Watch video: Dahisar river touches the danger mark near National Park
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