German Artist Lights Up Shaniwar Wada This Diwali

During Diwali, the whole nation was lit up in lights and diyas to give you a sight unmatched, and Pune was no less bright than the rest. While the entire city was LIT stunningly, Shaniwar Wada took the cake, with 50,000 diyas decorating the beloved monument. Not only that, the traditional diyas were accompanied by a light show which left the visitors spell-bound. The video-mapping was conducted by Berlin based artist, Philipp Giest and beautifully represented the mix of tradition and culture with modernisation.


10 of Pune's Top Instagram Pictures That Captured the City's Soul

Starting this week, we will pick Punekars’ top Instagram images taken around the city, having captured Pune’s culture, history, heritage, food; its soul in general. To get featured, use #InstaPunekar and tag @thepunekar on your Instagram images! Here goes Pune’s past Insta week…


11 Pictures that Prove Pune's Extraordinary Beauty

Like we didn’t already know the depth of our city’s beauty… But these images have captured Pune’s gorgeousness like few others have, and they only go on to prove that we live in one of the country’s prettiest geographical spots! Here goes…

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#PuneHistory: The Stories Behind Pune's Streets (Part II)

The history behind Pune’s roads.


#PunekarInFocus: Portrait Photographer Sheetal Petkar

In conversation with Portrait Photographer Sheetal Petkar…