ⓘ Girgaon

                                     

ⓘ Girgaon

Girgaon, formerly Girgaum, is an area in southern Mumbai in Maharashtra, India. The Sanskrit term "Giri" stands for hills, whereas the Sanskrit word "gram" denotes a village. Thus, Girgaon means a village at the foothill of mountains. Girgaon occupies prime residential real estate because of its prominent location in South Mumbai.

Culture in Girgaon is diverse and intense. Like most areas of cosmopolitan Mumbai, residents span diverse languages, religions, traditions, holidays, and attire.