Here’s What it’s Like to be a Mumbaikar During Ganesh Chaturthi 

Stay away from Lal Bagh! 

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If you’re planning to travel to Mumbai this week, you might want to carry a couple of earbuds, blinkers (just so you don’t get distracted ) and plenty of patience (if you’re a Delhiite then you have nothing to worry) to embrace traffic as your new BFF. ’Cuz our cute pot-bellied Bappa has arrived in the ‘mahanagari’.

Ganpati Bappa Morya!

Let the party begin! *Drumroll*

But before we hit the street and move our booty to some Bollywood ishtyle music. Chuk dhoom, dhoom, chuck dhoom, dhoom... *Drumroll*

Let’s calm down. Breathe in for a moment and think about Mumbaikars and what’s it like to be ’em during Ganesh Chaturthi.

Dhichuk, Dhichuk Muzic!

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Who want’s to go clubbing when you could party in your living room-cum-bedroom to ‘Chikni Chameli’ and ‘Baby Doll’ all night long.

Modak Diet Begins...

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Kuch meetha ho jaaye! Is all about modaks. Chocolate modak, coconut modak, blueberry modak etc…

Bhai, is it a Dry Day?

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Need to stock!

Red Alert for Lal Bagh!

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Lal Bagh is just like a Black Hole, if you get pulled into it, it’s very difficult to get out... So stay very, very far away.

Mumbai Roads Take me Home!

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Long Weekend Hai Kya?

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Aati Kya Khandala?

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