Guitars of Dombivli

We came across an unique idea on Youtube. There is a channel : Guitars of Dombivli. Several guitarist came together to form this nice group. Thank you GuitarsofDombivli. Do subscribe to their channel to get updates.

Less known facts about Dombivli railway station

The first railway in India ran between Bombay and Thane in the year 1853. Tracks were laid for 56Kms. 33 years after the first railway, Dombivli station was built. Here are some interesting facts about Dombivli Station The highest number of tickets sold. Average tickets sold at Dombivli station are 2.18 Lacs (in 2013). Higher […]

CNG Pump in Dombivli

Compressed natural gas – CNG station in Dombivli soon. Good news for Dombivlikars!! Dombivli will soon have its first CNG pump. This will be a huge relief for commuters travelling to Mhape, Kalyan, Ambernath. Currently, CNG vehicle owners, auto-rikshaw drivers have to travel far to get their fuel tanks refilled. This is not worthy for […]

Dombivli Pin Codes

Dombivli is a big city. It is divided into multiple postal zones. Here is the list of pin codes of Dombivli. 421201 – Dombivli East ( Ramnagar Post Office, Tilak Nagar Post Office, Thakurli Post Office ) 421202 – Dombivli West ( Vishnu Nagar Post Office ) 421203 – Dombivli East ( MIDC Area Post Office […]

Ganpati Aarti (गणपती आरती)

सुखकर्ता दु:खहर्ता वार्ता विघ्नची | नुरवी पुरव प्रेम क्रुपा जयची | सर्वांगी सुंदर उटि शेंदुराची | कंठी झळके माळ मुक्ताहफळांची || १ || जयदेव जयदेव जय मंगलमुर्ती | दर्शनमात्रे मनःकामना पुरती ॥ धृ ॥ रत्नखचित फरा तुज गौरीकुमरा | चंदनाची उटी कुंकमकेशरा || हिरेजडित मुगुट शोभतो बरा | रुणझुणती नुपुरें चरणी घागरिया || २ || […]

Foot Prints

One night a man had a dream. He dreamed he was walking along the beach with the LORD. Across the sky flashed scenes from his life. For each scene he noticed two sets of footprints in the sand: one belonging to him, and the other to the LORD. When the last scene of his life […]

Mend your broken heart.. on your own

MOST of us are our own worst enemy when our heart is broken. WE cling on to the hope that our former love will come to their senses and return to us. WE make needy, desperate calls to them in the middle of the night, all self-respect gone. WE tell ourselves w’ll never find such […]

India Wins Semi finals: 600 litres of free milk for India’s victory

Among the billion prayers sent up to the heavens for a Team India victory on Wednesday, those of the residents of Mumbai’s central suburbs must have been the loudest tinged, as they were, with more direct self-interest. For, a host of freebies from milk to tonga rides awaited the residents if India won, which it […]

More funds for Thane district

THANE: The neglected shadow of Mumbai, Thane district, has been awarded a Rs 201-crore bonanza by the Democratic Front government for development work, to encourage sustainable economic growth and upgrade infrastructure in rural areas. The amount allocated for the district’s development plan (2011-12) is the highest in the Mumbai metropolitan region. Mumbai city and suburban […]

Dombivli Girl – First woman fire-fighter of Mumbai

Mumbai: The Fire Brigade in Mumbai has for the first time appointed two women who will become firefighters. The two firewomen selected for the job are Swati Satpute from Dombivli and Sheetal Salve from Dharavi who were selected from the 14 applicants who had applied for the job. “The final induction of the two women […]

Pendharkar College Awarded

Dr Sharad Mahajan assistant professor in zoology at K V Pendharkar College, Dombivli east, has genuine reasons to feel mightily pleased. He has been declared as the best NSS (National Social Service) officer of the college for sterling performance in the field of social and community service. “The annual awards instituted by MU (Mumbai University) […]

Kopar Station Awarded

Mr. Sanjay Gupta received a certificate and Rs 1,500 cash from the general manager of central railway. He has been serving the railways for the last 19 years. Central railway has nine divisions all over Maharashtra. In this division, Sanjay Gupta is the only official from commercial section to receive this award. He joined in […]

Dombivlikar article on Time Out Mumbai

Part of the article published in TimeOut Mumbai.   During the 26/7 floods last year, several residents of Dombivli were stranded far from home, and with the phone lines down and mobile networks jammed there was little chance of communicating with their families. Yet at least six residents, who unable to make it home, managed […]