7 Dishes No Punekar Can Resist During Monsoons!
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7 Dishes No Punekar Can Resist During Monsoons!

It’s like the entire city is pregnant when it rains; we get these cravings for certain dishes, which we especially cannot resist during this season. And, what a Punekar craves, a Punekar gets. Here are seven dishes that we cannot keep our hands off all ...

July 06, 2017
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7 Reasons Why People Love Moving to Pune
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7 Reasons Why People Love Moving to Pune

It feels like people have been moving to Pune in droves lately. Truth be told, communities have been calling our city home since pre-Independence. The Parsis, Goans, Sindhis and Iranis have settled here since the middle of the 20th Century. Let’s analyse a few reasons ...

June 21, 2017
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
Living the Pune Dream – The Series
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Living the Pune Dream – The Series

If you’ve been with me since my New Girl in Pune series, you know all about the waterworks, the culture shock and the whole “should I stay or go back?” saga. It took about six months for me to admit that I was actually starting ...

May 24, 2017
Once a Punekar, Always a Punekar
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Once a Punekar, Always a Punekar

We’ve heard it all when it comes to Pune. Have you noticed how everybody is bored and wants to move out of Pune, but nobody ever does? It’s because no matter who you are, the city of Pune grows on you, and there’s no denying ...

November 08, 2016
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Remembering a Punekar – The Series
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Remembering a Punekar – The Series

Maakadwala In Hindi, he would be called Madari. English will loosely translate him as a 'Monkey man', but like all things touched by English, the translation can make one overlook it as a profession and assume it to be a characteristic. Marathi has it rather straightforward ...

September 17, 2016
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6 Photographers’ Paradise Spots Around Pune
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6 Photographers’ Paradise Spots Around Pune

Pune’s monsoons are a photographers paradise – where everything around you turns a shade of bright and beautiful green. Its iconic and historical buildings, the surrounding forts and the lush green neighborhoods, like Koregaon Park, are places where you can’t help but sneak a picture. ...

September 09, 2016
10 Things That Will Make Pune More Awesome!
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10 Things That Will Make Pune More Awesome!

Pune has been in the limelight for having transformed from a quaint retirement town into a bustling city. And there’s a long way to go. We did a quick reiki of the city and asked Punekars what they felt was missing in the city. Here’s ...

August 25, 2016
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Remembering a Punekar – The Series
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Remembering a Punekar – The Series

So goes the first verse of J. R. R. Tolkien's poem All that is gold does not glitter, which appeared in his trendsetting novel The Lord of the Rings. Most of us are familiar with the movie version of Tolkien's fantasy novel and the tale ...

August 14, 2016
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