beach is situated at the top end of Marine Drive. It is the only beach
in the central part of Mumbai. This beach is the venue where many Hindu
religious ceremonies can be witnessed like the annual thread-tying
ceremony initiating young boys into the Brahmin caste. Another festival
'Nariel Purnima' is celebrated towards the end of the monsoons. Here the
idols of Ganesha are immersed on the last day of 'Ganesh Chaturthi'.