5 Relatively Unknown Facts About Shaniwar Wada
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5 Relatively Unknown Facts About Shaniwar Wada

A cultural symbol, an architectural prowess, and Pune’s metaphorical signature, the Shaniwar Wada has proven to be infallible through tumultuous times. However, just like other historically significant architecture, the younger generations know very little about this prestigious monument. Here are a few facts to highlight ...

June 16, 2017
#PunekarExplores: Shaniwar Peth Revisited
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#PunekarExplores: Shaniwar Peth Revisited

Whenever I skirt around the majestic Shaniwar Wada, to perpetually lose my way in the chaotic lanes of Pune’s Peths, I’m reminded of a night some years ago when I stood outside its gate – student with empty pockets and eyes full of hope. Witness ...

January 28, 2017
Old World Charm Meets New World Luxuries: Fort Jadhavgadh
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Old World Charm Meets New World Luxuries: Fort Jadhavgadh

Does time travel sound like a great idea for a weekend getaway? We have just the right place that takes you 300 years back in history, and it’s an hour’s drive away from Pune! We’re talking about Fort Jadhavgadh here, the same gorgeous Fort ...

November 12, 2016
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5 Punekars Who Made Us Proud
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5 Punekars Who Made Us Proud

Pune is a city which whose diverse nature is nurturing to all sorts of different industries, from art and culture to heritage and social movements. The city has given birth to several successful Punekars who changed the world and can never be forgotten; the list ...

October 19, 2016
A Tribute to Pune’s Freedom Fighters
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A Tribute to Pune’s Freedom Fighters

Pune became an important centre for the war against the British Raj, with its various mass movements and social reforms that paved the way for the fight for freedom. The city gave birth to many prominent freedom fighters. In honour of Independence Day, we looked ...

August 15, 2016