The lockdown has disturbed the city’s popular weekend activities schedule. Companies such as Khaki Tours, which does walking and jeep tours of Mumbai, are trying to fill the gap by conducting online talks with history experts. The idea is to throw light on the lesser-known facts of cities. Here are two upcoming Khaki Tours talks.
#RatnagiriRocks – Dr Tejas Garge
Dr Tejas Garge (pictured above), Director of Archaeology and Museums in the government of Maharashtra will discuss Stone Age rock carvings in the Konkan region.
When: Saturday, October 3 at 6pm.
#ShanivarTeli – Online Talk by Leora Pezarkar
History enthusiast Leora Pezarkar will talk about the history, cultural practices and the unique identity of the Bene Israel community, including why they’re called Shanivar Telis.
When: Wednesday, October 7 at 6pm.