Tag: Why is Thane called Thane?

Mar 15
Why is Thane called Thane?

The city of Thane is situated on the western banks of Thane creek with Parsik Hills on the east and Yeoor hills on the west. The word ‘Thane’ is derived from the Sanskrit word ‘sthāna’ which means ‘place’. Besides being the stamping ground of the pre-historic tribes, Thane has a rich cultural heritage, mythological background, […]