articles by Priyamvada Mangal

F. Originals

Kushti in Mumbai: Akharas preserve traditional form of Indian wrestling, despite lack of funding, support

The pehelwans practice Kushti in these akharas twice a day, while juggling day jobs

Life

Kushti in Mumbai: Akharas preserve traditional form of Indian wrestling, despite lack of funding, support

The pehelwans practice Kushti in these akharas twice a day, while juggling day jobs

F. Originals

Meet the citizens of Mumbai and Navi Mumbai fighting against the illegal clearing of mangroves

Mumbai and Navi Mumbai were built on land 'reclaimed' from the sea — and wetlands and mangroves were the collateral damage

Life

Mumbai's Mangrove Warriors: Meet the citizens who're working to reclaim city's lost mangroves

Mumbai and Navi Mumbai were built on land 'reclaimed' from the sea — and wetlands and mangroves were the collateral damage

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Mumbai’s Dhobi Ghats may be an anachronism, but the traditional laundry service still thrives

Baiju Chakaldas Dhobi Ghat is a 70-year-old traditional open air laundry at Banganga | #FirstCulture

Life

Mumbai's chimneys: Amid high-rises and chaos, remnants of the city's past stand tall

Most of Mumbai's mills may have been pulled down to build industrial complexes and malls, but these chimneys serve as a reminder of the city's past