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Children's Academy was founded by late Shri. V. V. Bhat in 1970. From a fledging school started in a two room rented premises in a residential building with a handful of students,the school, today, has expanded a lot and has 3 schools catering to 8900 students with 300 dedicated, highly qualified and seasoned faculty members who act as the torch bearers for sterling students. Children's Academy stands on the firm foundation of academic excellence. A team of dedicated and well qualified teachers make efforts to enhance the intellectual capabilities of all the students and their efforts are reflected in the excellent results displayed year after year.
Mumbai, the commercial capital of India, is a city with vibrant energy and a never say die attitude. One of the most populated cities in the world, Mumbai still houses several old heritage buildings which are an architectural marvel and are remnants of the British rule. The city is littered with exotic restaurants with different cuisines, bars, cool pubs and dance-spots, museums, galleries, gardens and concert halls. Mumbai is also home to the largest sea-port in the country. The most attractive charm of South Mumbai is the 12km long sea-face also called the "Queen's Necklace" and the beautiful "Hanging Gardens". Other ancient landmarks and attractions are tucked in every corner of the city. Mumbai is a perfect blend of the old charm and ancient culture with new values and a modern and sophisticated life-style.
LAKSHYAA Theatre and Creative Arts, formerly known as Lakshyaa Theatre Arts was established by actor, writer, director Mr.Vinod Goswami in 1994. It is a theater school that provides budding talent with the opportunity to flower and realize their dreams It offers lectures, workshops and classes by renowned artistes from the Hindi film industry pertaining to all aspects of film-making and theater. For further details, do contact the school.
A non-governmental organization working for the street children, Shelter Don Bosco is a part of the Don Bosco family of institutions. Functioning since 1987, the shelter has given a roof to innumerable homeless children and orphans found on streets. Not only does it give them a place to live, but the shelter also works at empowering such marginalized children. They conduct a lot of initiatives and programs with voluntary assistance and help these children in carving their future. Mission Shikshan is one such initiative of Shelter Don Bosco. They surely welcome funds and donations. Contact the shelter for further details.
Rumnarain Ruia College is affiliated with Mumbai University. It has a junior college, (Ram Nivas Ruia) for XI and XII Grade students as well as senior college that offers Graduation course like B.A., B.Sc., B.M.M., along with Post Graduation courses like M.Sc, various Ph.D, Certificate Courses. In 2007, Ruia College received an A Grade Certificate from the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) after which it has been able to provide more advanced facilities and better education for students.
As a leading Management School, Welingkar, is name to reckon. It offers full and part time courses in the field of Management in areas such as retail, commodities and banking. Distance learning courses are also available. The institution is well named and place in the corporate industry for churning out quality students.
Among all the forms of art, dance is the most enthralling. Expressions Modern Dance Company came into existence in April 2007 and has since then enthralled the audience with numerous contemporary performances and productions. The Expressions Modern Dance Company also runs a Dance Academy, where numerous dance enthusiasts gather to learn the art form taught to them by talented professionals. The academy also has two well-equipped studios which can be rented out for theater workshops, rehearsals, photo shoots etc.
Bombay Hats Theatre Company specializes in training children to perform on stage and also conduct theater workshops in Mumbai for children and youth throughout the year. Using production based performances, they aim to nurture the actor in young ones.They also work with children in schools for annual day productions and other competitions.
Tata Memorial Centre is Asia's only Cancer Hospital since 1966. This oldest and biggest establishment is a Cancer Hospital as well as a research center where tumors are checked for their cancerous nature. A part of the Ministry of Health in India, Tata Memorial Centre is a merger between Tata Memeorial Hospital and Cancer Research Institute of India. With a general and a private ward, the center is visited by around 43,000 patients daily. It has now started offering courses and research programs in cancer studies.
Vineye Photo School organizes various workshops for photographers to learn new and best techniques for Photography. This school provides a hands on experience in photography along with the training. It organizes workshops on focused styles of photography that makes it beneficial to photographers to specialize in whichever style they wish to.
Shitala Devi Temple is a temple in Mahim, Mumbai . It is a beautiful temple dedicated to Shitala Mata (Goddess). Thousands of local devotees come here on Tuesdays and offer their prayers, flowers and sweets. The Shitala Devi Temple witnesses hordes of devotees during Navaratri, a festival dedicated to the goddesses of Hindu religion.