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Terra Madre Day @ The Farmer’s Market, Mumbai

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Celebrate Mother Earth on Dec 11 @ The Farmer's Market in Mumbai

For residents of Mumbai, The Root & The Farmer’s Market are getting together to make you feel good about the way you spend your weekend. This Sunday, as you shop for fresh, organic greens and earth-friendly products, you will also get an opportunity to be a part of a worldwide movement  ‘Terra Madre (Mother Earth) Day”. Here’s your chance to participate without having to go too far to do your bit for the planet.
International Relevance
In line with Slow Food’s philosophy of good, clean and fair: good for our palate, clean for humans, animals and the environment, and fair for producers and consumers, the worldwide Terra Madre network is working to create an alternative model of food production and consumption. The event aims to promote local foods through an alternative model of production and consumption.  With over 900 events and 160,000 people participating in celebrating Mother Earth Day across 160 countries through Terra Madre, Slow Food aims to connect consumers with producers to create a sustainable food culture for the future.
Your local “Terra Madre Day” Celebrations in Mumbai
Where : The Farmer’s Market, Bandra
When  : December 11, 2011
Time    : 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Co-ordinates : The Farmer’s Market, Bhalla House, Opposite St. Andrew’s Church, Hill Road, Bandra (West), Mumbai.
Here are details about the event.  To RSVP please click here.
WALK:
Join Lahar & Satwiki of WALK THE MUMBAI TREES as they take us through Bandra’s heritage cluster -Chimbai, Ranwar & Sherly Rajan Road to learn & understand more about the trees of Mumbai.  Don’t miss this unique way to understand how we and our environment can have a symbiotic existence.
8:00am-8:45am. To RSVP for this walk click here.

WATCH:

Witness an inspiring short films from Global Oneness Project. The Global Oneness Project Films explore how the simple notion of interconnectedness can be lived in today’s complex world. Since 2006 a team of film makers have been traveling the world gathering stories that not only question the current paradigm but also reveal our greater human potential.

1:00pm – 3pm

SHOP n INTERACT:

Every Sunday the farmers get fresh organic produce form their farms around Mumbai & provide a healthy option to the citizens of this city. Shop from a range of unbelievably pure & robust variety of tomatoes, broccoli, zucchini, basil, papayas, water melons, guavas & much more… Interact with the ever-smiling farmers & understand the ORGANIC way.

Also drop by at the Eco-Bazaar, & shop consciously created products such as organic cotton t-shirts, elephant poo notebooks, studio pottery, gift collectibles, bottled spring water, spices, honey, natural incense, cosmetics & much more.

10am-4pm

INDULGE:

Savor the yummiest organic meal in town with Sahi Tiffin, a family that cooks & serves with love…Bite into the heathiest Dossa from the young chef of Organic Treats. Try the best fresh fruit tarts, quiche & pies from Electra’s oven AND MANY MORE FROM AMATEUR COOKS LIKE YOURSELF ! Get a ultra relaxing foot massage done & feel refreshed to spend some more time at The
Farmers’ Market together with ORGANIC chai-coffee-chat

PARTICIPATE:

An open day for amateur cooks to share their culinary skills…cook your favourite dish with organic ingredients & share/sell on this day. The table charge is just Rs. 500/- for this special day. SMS Kavita to confirm your spot 98198 52266

CELEBRATE:
We’d love to have you come share your music with us. Tribal Flora will play for us the whole day with their unique instruments, you can jam with them. If you have a voice & can strum the guitar well, we promise you a great audience. Come & share your music with us, win some hearts…

PLEASE BRING YOUR KIDS & FRIENDS
Don’t forget those carry bags 🙂

We’ll see you there.
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4 thoughts on “Terra Madre Day @ The Farmer’s Market, Mumbai

  1. The link for RSVP for the walk is inactive.

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  2. Oh do it in Bangalore !

    Mystickal Blessings for the event though 🙂

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