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Featured Heritage

#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 to so many Maratha kings of old and their darbars, the Wada was spectacularly lit up with hordes of people rushing in to experience Ghulam Ali and his magical voice at this most beautiful of locations.

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Fashion & Beauty Lifestyle

Design My Own Shoes? Yes, Please!

I don’t know about you, but for me, “tailor-made” is a huge deal. If I’m paying a huge sum of money for something, I want it to not only look great and fit perfectly, but exhibit my personal taste. Seldom do you get a chance to…

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Pune Getaways

What’s in a name?

The different areas in old Pune city are referred as Peths in Marathi.. Ever wondered why each peth has a distinctive name? Find out…