The village of dreams

a little about..


Manickpur is a small village in Vasai town in the Palghar district in the Indian state of Maharashtra.

Coordinates: 19°22′38″N 72°49′42″E / 19.377293°N 72.828332°E / 19.377293; 72.828332


On Portuguese and English manuscripts this place was also referred to as ‘porim’


The Main inhabitants of Manickpur can be sub-divided in to four categories, Kunbi, Khumbar, Wadval & Koli.

Rock Solid

Geographically or Topographically as you may call it, Manickpur is situated on a hillock.

Blog Posts

1980 Indian Mother Teresa & Nobel Peace Prize medallion postage stamp, commemorating her 70th birthday. DSLR with 100mm macro; no sharpening.

Pascal Lopes has 100 stamps on Mother Teresa

As the countdown begins to the canonization of Mother Teresa, various groups will celebrate the joyous event in different ways....

Update on the Vasai East-West connecting bridge

Update on the Vasai East-West connecting bridge

The work of putting on remaining girder on New Vasai East West flyover being built will be undertaken from tomorrow...


List of winners at the VVMC elections 2015

Here are your corporaters who won in the VVMC elections 2015. 1 – गोवारी दिलीप यशवंत( बविआ) 2 -पाटिल यज्ञेश्वर...


115 Wards after Vasai-Virar Delimitation

The civic polls in the Vasai-Virar region likely to be held in May-June will see an increase in the number...

Vidhan Bhavan

Maharashtra Elections – Final list of candidates for Vasai

Here is the final list of candidates for the Vasai (133) constituency. Name Party Symbol Tambe Vinod Vishram Bahujan Samaj...

Election EVM

Maharashtra Elections 2014 – Candidates for Vasai

Here are the candidates in fray for the Vasai (133) constituency for the Maharashtra Vidhansabha Elections 2014 INC – Michael...

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