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
6 Life Lessons Pune Teaches Everyone
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6 Life Lessons Pune Teaches Everyone

I was once The New Girl in Pune (and even wrote all about it here), and seven years later, BAM – I’m a Punekar! I’ll admit it was a rather slow journey, but it really does take that much time to develop a threshold for ...

February 04, 2017
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New Girl in Pune – The Series
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New Girl in Pune – The Series

I remember sitting in the warden’s office on my first day, eyeing the simple girl from Sultanpur in her yellow kurta who hadn’t said a word till now. She was going to be my roommate? I was sure we didn’t have a thing in ...

January 22, 2017
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New Girl in Pune – The Series
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New Girl in Pune – The Series

To recap, 17 year old girl (a.k.a. me) moves to Pune from 5,000 miles away to meet an unanticipated and unwelcome new friend – culture-shock. 5,000 tears, a slightly forced Indian accent and a wardrobe change later I finally felt a little less out of ...

January 21, 2017
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New Girl in Pune – The Series
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New Girl in Pune – The Series

We left off at the culture shocked 17-year-old who had left her home 5,000 miles away to live in Pune – a.k.a. Me. My tear ducts had literally dried out at this point and part of me still wanted to run back home, but a ...

January 03, 2017
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New Girl in Pune – The Series
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New Girl in Pune – The Series

had stepped off the plane in Bombay, my nerves tingling with excitement and nervousness, my heart heavy from leaving my family behind, and head slightly dizzy from the turbulence of landing in the rains. I couldn’t wait for those doors to open and when ...

December 28, 2016
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10 Awesome Tips For a Newbie in Pune!
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10 Awesome Tips For a Newbie in Pune!

Even though I have converted to the awesome religion of ‘Punerkarism’ pretty fast, it required some hacks here and there, a little ‘Bumbaiya’ attitude alteration and some serious searching on the World Wide Web. For all the Mumbaikars, Bangaloreans, Chennaites - the whoever from wherever ...

July 29, 2016
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