Star Cruiser's are organising Sky Gazing program on 12th March 2016 at Mahuli, Asangaon. Time for the program is 7pm(ist) to 5am(ist) the next morning.
Registration will close on 10th March @ 22:00 pm or if number of participants reach 100 before the deadline. Mode of language for the program will be English/Hindi. 6" and 8" sized telescopes will be used for observation.
Participation fees will be Rs. 150/- per individual and is to be paid on site(place and expertise charges only). It is requested to carry dinner and/or other eatables along with you as required. Tea will be served complimentary. Smoking and alcoholic drinks are strictly prohibited.
Also carry along warm clothes, blanket, mattress, old newspapers, small torch and drinking water. Temperature usually drop below 10 degrees during the winter nights here.
Meeting point: Asangaon railway station pf 1 tea stall between 5pm - 5:30 pm.
How to reach:
By train : 03:02 pm Asangaon slow local train from CST (central).
04:28 pm at Kalyan.
03:40 pm Kasara fast local train from CST(central).
04:54 pm at Kalyan
Or directly at Mahuli village by road:
On Kalyan - Nashik highway, at Asangaon take left turn towards Manas Mandir for Mahuli village, (approx 5 km). Land mark on highway- food court.
Our volunteers will receive you at Asangaon station on pf no 1 tea stall between 5pm to 5:30pm and will guide you to the state transport bus that leaves for Mahuli, the last which is at 6pm. Its the only bus from outside/near the railway station available for transport. If you miss the train or bus or come late, the only other options are rickshaws which charge 250/- to Mahuli They too operate only till 7pm. The transport fare is not included in the participation fees.
If at all due to extreme bad weather or unavoidable circumstances the program has to be cancelled, the participants will be notified by mail/sms a day earlier or before 11am on the date of program.
To complete registration process plz visit the following link.
Link to our facebook group :