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7 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Dagdusheth Halwai Ganpati

A Punekar or not, every person who is a part of this city right now knows about the legendary Dagdusheth Halwai Ganpati. The indomitable jewel of our city, this beloved Ganpati and his Mandir gets a heavy amount of visitors. Adorned with gold and diamonds, this deity is a relief for sore eyes.

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Conversations Ganeshotsav

Men of Steel with Hearts of Gold

A group of bikers formed ‘Street Sense’ and are out to give a hand in changing Pune!

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Ganeshotsav News Pagadi che bol

Like Deity Like Devotee

Is Bappa a Punekar? Find out how similar he is to us!

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Ganeshotsav

Ganesh Chaturthi: Facts & Fables

From how Ganesh Chaturthi was first celebrated the way it presently is, to the myths surrounding the curse of staring at the moon during the festival – there are several fascinating things about the festival that you probably aren’t aware of. Read up on and get awed!

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Event Listings

Weekend Planner Guide, August 7

The Punekar’s handy weekend planner guide is back. Here’s the list of events taking place in the city that can transform your weekend. Go ahead, read and take your pick to enjoy a fun-filled weekend…

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Conversations Ganeshotsav

Continuing the legacy of Tilak

With the ongoing Ganesh Utsav, Rohit Tilak speaks to us of carrying forward the legacy of Lokmanya Tilak at Kesari Wada and of Ganeshotsav in Pune…

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Ganeshotsav

Sweet somethings for Ganeshotsav

Is it a prasad? Is it a sweet? It’s both actually. Get some special sweet recipes for the upcoming Ganeshotsav, courtesty Aniruddha Limaye, Executive Chef, Courtyard Marriott, Pune Hinjewadi