The hallowed halls of the Bombay High Court are located in one of Mumbai’s most iconic Victorian Gothic buildings, striking fear and hope, depending on which way the scales of justice tilt. On its 157th anniversary, let us look back at how the justice system in Mumbai evolved and the keepers of the people’s conscience in the court’s early days
A child poet, Subhadra Kumari Chauhan used her creativity as a weapon during the freedom struggle and went on to become India’s first woman satyagrahi to be sent to jail. Catch the story of a mother and a revolutionary for whom no challenge was too great to overcome.
Jhaverchand Meghani’s powerful voice cut across all classes and lit the fire of freedom in people’s hearts. When he was not being a ‘Rashtriya Shayar’, he was a folklorist who worked tirelessly to save Gujarat’s folk traditions. Catch the story of this revolutionary and compassionate bard.
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