Healing Herbs are the talk of our next Tree Appreciation Walk…..Maharashtra Nature Park, Dharavi has large number of these herbs…….Guggul (Commiphora mukul), Galang (Alpinia galangal), Bavachi Cullen corylifolia, Haadjod (Cissus quadrangularis, Madhunashini (Gymnema sylvestre)…….all with magical properties in them……..we invite you all to join us for the Walk in MNP on 13thApril,14…..

The Medicinal Plant Walk is on 13thApril, at 7.30 am.

Venue: Maharashtra Nature Park[Nearest railway station is Bandra[wr] and Sion[cr]

Opposite Dharavi Bus Depot[Following buses halt at MNP[dharavi bus depot] 11,255,348,355,356,375,448,455,505,476,75,76,165,166,180,181,371,408,473,376]

Time: 7.30 a.m. Duration of walk: 2 hours

Meeting Point:Main gate, near the ticket office.

Very Important—- there will be other groups present for other activities so please inform at gate that you are for Tree Appreciation Walk….Don’t take gate Pass which we have taken in advance. Please give Rs.10/- to your group leader as we have paid in advance.

Please reach at MNP before 7.30 am because cars are not allowed to park inside and it make take some time to park outside the park.

We will be sending the list of the trees in a day or two.

Please go through the following websites for more information http://www.mmrdamumbai.org/projects_mnp.htm

See beautiful photographs of MNP BY Maneesh Goal at his website http://mybioscope.blogspot.com/2010/07/maharashtra-nature-park-mahim-nature.html

Our Tree Appreciation Walks which was to take place on 13th April,14 at MNP has been postpone to 27th April,14 at 7.30 am as 13th & 14th April has been declared public holiday by government.