Signage: Bombay Panjrapole (1834)
Near Madhav Baug Post Office, Bhuleshwar.
Pregnant cows were probably better off than pregnant women in 19th c Bombay. Expectant women were subject to a long and lonely lying-in period. They were confined to a dark and dingy room on the ground floor of their residences, for a period as long as 40 days after delivery.