A blog that captures the happenings in Maharashtra and rest of the Marathi World (Bruhanmaharashtra) through the eyes of a 3M – Madhyamvargiya Marathi Manoos (Middleclass Marathi Man). Neither is it a view of the anglicized minority which has lost touch with its roots... nor does it speak for the Marathi masses who may lack the “worldview”. Just a somewhere-in-between viewpoint… but a firm viewpoint indeed!
Sunday, February 8, 2009
अट्या पाट्या 11: ‘Bombay is now Mumbai’ Patya
Two hotels… one in up market Phoenix Mills and the other in down market Dharavi continue to use “Bombay” in English but “Mumbai” in Marathi…