As Editor of The Punekar, Kadambari Khaire-Ghate has a unique view of all things Pune. As she tirelessly scours the city to bring you the best that it has to offer, she forms opinions, thoughts and ideas that she carefully shares with Punekars.
The five manache (honoured) Ganpatis of Pune have great significance in the ten day long Ganeshotsav. Therefore, it is thronged with thousands of devotees making a beeline for the blessings of the Almighty.
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Dr Ravindra L Kulkarni, renowned cardiologist from Pune and founder of Just For Hearts – an organization that is working towards spreading awareness about Cardiac threats.
In conversation with The Punekar, Dr Ravindra talks about ways to combat with the lifestyle diseases which are looming... January 3rd, 2012 | Conversations | Read More
As the year comes to an end, we at the Punekar rewind time and take you through events that got registered on our minds in 2011.
Death of Bhimsen Joshi
Legendary classical singer Bhimsen Joshi left for heavenly abode on 24th January breaking several hearts. The very popular Sawai Gandharva music... December 30th, 2011 | Info Guide | Read More
Right from a play on Shivaji Raje to sculpture working workshop and painting exhibition, there is lots to look forward to this weekend. Find something you want to be a part of…
Shivputra Shambhu Raje
A mega drama Shivputra Shambhu Raje on the life of Chhatrapati’s Shivaji son Sambhaji has... December 29th, 2011 | Events | Read More
If you are still wondering where to head this New Years Eve, we help you by listing some of the coolest parties in town. Take a look…
Celebrate New Year in wild Cuban-Latino style
KUE Bar invites you to an evening of opulence and grandeur with their scintillating cocktails and eclectic mix... December 28th, 2011 | Around the city | Read More
The other day when I was out in the market, I came across a hording put up by an XYZ party promising free insurance policies to lure voters. Amused, I was wondering if people would really vote that candidate on the basis of getting free polices. And the very next day I read it in newspaper that... December 27th, 2011 | Views | Read More
A religious place, Kanifnath has a special place in the hearts of several devotees. Located on a hill top, it is just a small drive away from the Pune city. A serene place, being on the top just makes you feel divine.
Although there is not much to see there, the top view of Pune city and the sunset... December 26th, 2011 | Historical places | Read More
A popular tourist destination in Maharashtra, Kashid beach is a serene getaway. Located in Konkan region, it offers pleasant climate and picturesque views. Placed between two rocky hills, the Arabian Sea is at its best here.
Loved for its white sand, blue water, green mountains and paddy fields,... December 23rd, 2011 | Pune Getaways | Read More
Right from Asian film festival to wine tasting, Shaniwarwada Kala Mahotsav, Kids contest, Christmas celebrations, car, bike and cycle expo, sea food festival to art exhibition, there is lots to do this weekend. Find something you want to be a part of…
7th Asian Film Festival
More than 80 films... December 22nd, 2011 | Events | Read More
Vaibhav Dugar is the founder of Ek Titli –an organisation that promotes organic farming and works towards the betterment of environment. Determined and passionate, he gave up a lucrative job as an engineer to connect with nature.
In conversation with The Punekar, Vaibhav Dugar explains the benefits... December 21st, 2011 | Conversations | Read More