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5 Reasons to Attend the 360 The Wellness Festival this Weekend

After successfully completing wellness festivals in Mumbai and Bangalore, 360 The Wellness Concept, a concept curated by Nipa Asharam, Pranaya Gidwani and Soni Sajnani is making its way to Pune this weekend. Why should Punekars be excited about it? Allow us to share some gyaan. Here are 5 reasons you should attend the 360 The Wellness Festival this weekend.

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Bhimthadi Jatra – The 11th Edition

Bhokrichya Paalichi bhaji, Huruloo, Udachya bhuja, Khurasani and Karwandachi chutney… if your interest is piqued then head over to Bhimthadi Jatra to sample these indigeniuos food from the adivasis across Mahararastra. In their 11th year this year, the theme is of introducing the tribal community of Maharashtra which is over 73 lakhs according to the census in 1991.

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Behind the Colourful Interiors of Mineority by Saby in Pune

Listed as one of the hottest new restaurants all over India by NDTV Food, Mineority is all that Pune can talk about lately. What has caught the entire city’s attention is their unique mining theme and their interiors. While one would have expected dark or dingy interiors given the theme, they are instead greeted with beautiful bright colours. Though a pleasant surprise, this made us as curious as you, and we wanted to know why. We shamelessly tracked down the interior designer of Mineority, Risha D’souza, and proceeded to bombard her with questions.

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7 Films You Simply Must Not Miss at PIFF 2017

It’s that time of the year again when all roads lead to the Pune International Film Festival! So we recommend you leave all traces of reality behind and immerse yourself in the magic of the reel world as PIFF takes on its 15th year. Just to make things easier for you, we’ve come up with a list of films you just cannot miss! (Selecting just 7 was no easy task, so we hope you make good use of this!)

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5 Unconventional Ways to Spend New Year's Eve in Pune

We’ve done it the usual way a million times; pay through the nose for New Year Eve’s party – struggle for breath in the crowd of people – dance on your toes to avoid stepping on someone else’s – drink too much of the sub-standard yet audaciously diluted alcohol – wake up with a hangover nonetheless. If like me, you’re a disillusioned soul who has given up on the heartless, commercial version of bringing in the New Year, then you’ve either vowed to rebelliously sleep before midnight this year or are frantically looking for something fun to do. Here are a few unconventional things you can do this NYE…

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7 of Pune's Best Live Music Venues

Even though Coldplay has yet to announce it’s upcoming Pune gig, there is no dearth of phenomenal artists who have graced the stage in the city! Today, Pune has become one of the most popular cities in the country to enjoy live entertainment. The young, enthusiastic crowd, relaxed atmosphere, superb venues and pretty great weather, makes the city one of the most inviting destinations for artists to perform. Here are some of Pune’s must-visit venues for live music!

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Why Chutney Sauce Murabba is Absolute #FoodGoals

For all those times my parents have called Continental food “too bland” or asked for some chili sauce, I finally have an answer! True to its name, Chutney Sauce Murabba is an indo-fusion restaurant located in the new-found heart of Pune City – Baner. Quaint little place with simple yet enticing interiors and beyond wonderful hospitality that makes you feel right at home. They serve continental dishes and fast food, like pizzas and sandwiches, marinated with Indian spices that make it perfect for the Indian palate. We ended up gorging on about seven different dishes…

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7 Priceless Treasures in Pune that Cost Close to Nothing

While you must have broken your piggy bank to survive through the last week and are probably wondering what to do with that bright pink note this week, I am going to point out the priceless treasures in Pune that cost close to nothing. So while the country comes back to track after the whirlwind demonetisation scheme of our beloved Modiji, you can indulge in life’s simple pleasures and thank your stars that some things in life don’t need you to run to the ATM or stand in ridiculously long lines at the bank!

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We Asked Punekars About Their Favorite Mall in the City & This is What They Had to Say

The afternoon siesta loving senior crowd has given way to a young, cosmopolitan crowd in Pune. The face of Pune is changing and an emphasis on introducing international standards in the lifestyle of the citizens has taken center stage. Some of the best brands have made their way to malls in Pune. Who would have thought of malls back in 1995? We still remember what a big deal Kakade Mall on MG Road was, but we will leave this reminiscence for another time.

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Food

Koregaon Park Food Trail (Part II)

Koregaon Park is one place that will never run out of options in fine-dine. From quaint little new places like The Asian Box, to the our time-old favorites like Malaka Spice, Koregaon Park has it all!