Reporting on human rights & everything in between. 2016 IWMF Adelante Fellow to El Salvador. 2015 IMC Medienbotschafter Indien-Deutschland. 2012-2013 IWMF Elizabeth Neuffer Fellow.
In contrast to the cacophony of Ganesh Chaturthi is Mumbai's other 10-day religious festival, one that is much calmer and which welcomes a far more diverse crowd of worshippers. The Basilica of Our Lady of the Mount is where the Feast of the Virgin Mary is observed on 8 September, following which there are several days of festivities down the steps of the hilltop place of worship, thronged by hundreds of Mumbaikars. A photo essay