Weekly Planner: 17 things to do around Mumbai from July 8 To July 13
Sunday mid-day brings complete combo listings to make your weekend happy
Heal yourself with sound
6 pm onwards: A unique therapy uses sound to increase blood flow and reduce stress through music and specialist instruments played in therapeutic ways. It is an alternative medicine that helps with many common pains. Sign up for a session and heal yourself.
Where: Common Room Fort
Entry: Rs 750
Log on: eventshigh.com
Head for a poetry night
9 pm: Poetry is the earliest form of oral literature – a blend of language and music. Now, CLAP invites you for a poetry open mic to share your thoughts and feelings with others. This evening promises to give you a memorable experience.
Where: Clap, Malad West
Entry: Rs 180
Log on: meraevents.com
Discuss art and politics
6 pm: Art Musings Gallery and Avid Learning present Art and Politics in the Age of Information, a panel discussion on the trajectory of political aesthetics and its future in the online space. Artist Ranjit Kandalgaonkar and cultural theorist Nancy Adajania will be present.
Where: Admiralty Building, Colaba
Entry: Rs 99
Attend a numerology workshop
Online: The pythagorean numerology workshop empowers you to start practicing numbers professionally. With this learning, you will be equipped to practice numerology for self and others. Support will be provided on WhatsApp after the workshop.
Write to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Attend a monsoon exhibition
11 am: Showcasing an eclectic collection of art, the Art for Concern show boasts works by acclaimed masters like the late Ram Kumar, late KG Subramanyan, Jogen Chowdhury, among others. Each have had the distinction of having solo shows across the world.
Where: Artists' Centre, Kala Ghoda
Enjoy Mangalorean meal
12 pm: Bombay Vintage in collaboration with Chef Shriya Shetty brings to you the 'Shetty Lunch & More' menu. The menu features surmai with kappa ruti, country chicken gassi with kurri roti and prawn sukkah, and much more.
Where: Bombay Vintage, Colaba
Dig into a lifestyle brunch
12.30 PM — 4 PM: Experience a curated lifestyle brunch, where you will get to immerse yourself in a unique mélange of avant-grade cuisine from St Regis. You can dig into Nawabi aloo and ghosht dum biryani from The Sahib Room & Kipling Bar and By the Mekong's Asian delicacies like Udon noodles and Thai green curry.
Where: Seven Kitchens, Level 9M, St Regis, Lower Parel
Price: R3,300 (without alcohol); R4,750 (with alcohol)
For reservation: 8291926986
Design your own candle
4 PM: Experiment with different kinds of waxes to create everything from multi-coloured fragrant candles, to floating, cup-cake and chunky candles. All raw materials will be provided.
Where: Pizza Express, Apollo Bandar, Colaba
To book: hobbyinabox.in
Start a detox regime
11 Am: Enrol for a unique eight-day detox and clean-eating programme, that will not only help you to cleanse your system, but also initiate weight loss, increase your energy levels, clear your skin, as well as help you plan a healthy lifestyle.
Where: SHARAN, New Link Road, Andheri West
Entry: Rs 3,500
To book: eventshigh.com
Go trekking to Igatpuri
Spend the weekend exploring a fort on a hill near Kavanai village, in Igatpuri. One has to trek through the hill, to reach the fort, which offers a view of the surrounding villages and the lake on top.
When July 15, 6.55 AM
Meeting point: CSMT
Entry: Rs 750
Make pots on the wheel
3 PM – 6 PM: Start your journey in vessel creation with an introduction to pottery class. During the workshop, you will learn centering, throwing and a few other techniques of moulding on the wheel. Each participant will get to use the wheel for about
Where: Iteeha Studio, Shop No 2, RR House, Lower Parel
Entry: Rs 1,800
To book: 7506122332
Create your own lipstick
11 AM – 1 PM: Tired of experimenting with artificial cosmetics? Make your own hand-made lipstick at home using natural oils. At the session, you will learn the composition and formulation of a lipstick, and the ingredients that go into making it.
Where: Citiscape C.H.S Ltd, Bhim Nagar, Andheri East
Entry: Rs 800
To Book: eventshigh.com
Listen to Sufi music
7.30 PM: Join some of Mumbai theatre's most talented singers and actors who will explore contemporary rendering of music from the Bhakti and Sufi traditions. Artistes Amit Mhatre, Avantika Ganguly, Yashashree Uchil among others will be performing lok geet, baul sangeet, abhang, ghazal, qawwali, bharud, sugam and thumri.
Where: Harkat Studios, Bungalow 94, Aram Nagar 2, Andheri West
Entry: Rs 300
To Book: insider.in
Learn how to jive
7 PM: Think you have two left feet? Spend an evening with the Lindy Hop's Mumbai community, and learn to swing and jive at a dancing workshop. The floor will be thrown open once the workshop is over.
Where: Bandra Vibes, Hill Road, Bandra West
Entry: Rs 600
To book: tinyurl.com/lindyhopregistration
LOL with Navin
8.30 PM: Enjoy some laughs with stand-up comic artiste Navin W Noronha, who will talk about being chubby and gay. His material comes from his life, which he says, has been a series of coming out of various closets.
Where: Standup Labs, Spenta Building, Khar West
Entry: Rs 150
To Book: in.bookmyshow.com
Hone your doodling skills
2 PM: If you ever thought that doodling was just about scribbling to pass time, it might surprise you to learn that it actually has amazing cognitive benefits. Attend a four-hour workshop, where you will be taught how to put pen to paper, to create interesting, therapeutic art.
Where: Doolally Taproom, The Affairs, Sanpada, Navi Mumbai
Entry: Rs 2,000
To book: eventshigh.com
Attend a Coldplay tribute show
9 PM: Wrap up your weekend with a Coldplay tribute show by The Pickled Octopii. The four-piece alternative rock band, is known to incorporate blues, funk, pop and hard rock into its songs. They will perform some of the most popular numbers by the British rock band.
Where: The Finch, John Baker, Marol, Saki Vihar Road, Andheri East
Entry: Rs 499
To book: 9920910619
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