A sliver of the extensive south Mumbai skyline.

A Semester in India: Mumbai

“The thing about Mumbai is you go five yards and all of human existence is revealed. It is an incredible cavalcade of life, and I love that.” — Julian Sands, British actor

Small part of Mumbai’s skyline
The outskirts of Dharavi. Notice the channel is completely filled with trash.
Bandra Fort overlooking the Arabian Sea
Left: Flower alley. Right: Dhobi Ghat.
Left: Mani Bhavan with the spinning wheel displayed. Right: Koli lady hanging fish to dry.
Left: Taj Mahal Palace hotel. One of the sights of the 2008 Mumbai attacks. Center: India Gate. Right: Entrance to Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus railway station.
Breach Candy area at low tide.
Pool area at our hotel.



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Gregory Wischer

Georgetown University student. I lived in India from December 2018 to April 2019. As it has done to so many others, India stole my heart.