Hindu Colony is home to multi-cultured middle to higher middle class Indian families that value education, Indian culture, safety and personal development. Because of this and its extremely central location to the entire city this has become one of the most highly sought after neighborhoods in the city. Privelaged by one of the best shopping districts, its easy access to BEST (Local bus system) services, both Central and Western Railway there is narry a visitor to Bombay who hasn't passed through this hub. Its proximity to the Dadar beach and two large sporting grounds (Shivaji Park and Matunga Gymkhana ) adds to the quality of life in this neighborhood. It boasts top rated colleges (Ruia and Potdar) in Science and Commerce streams respectively.