PUNE ONE DAY

Arriving by New Dehli...Over 100m long, iconic "Mudra" installation at canyon wall incorporating classical indian hands gestures.
Shivaji Market is a heritage building of pune

This became known to the average citizen when some enthusiastic corporators in Pune wanted to tear it down, to build a modern market, in order to house more vendors. It is situated in a very crowded area with narrow streets that do not allow for any parking. Part of its charm is the surprise, coming across a large building with high ceilings in a place you'd least expect.

Vegetable stall
Sugar cane seller
Now the market itself is surrounded by more vendors outside than those inside, doing a brisk business in fruit and vegetables, catching buyers before they enter the building.
Pune Central Market
Royal Enfield is one of the oldest motorcycle brand, owned by the Indian company Eicher Motors, manufacturer of buses, tractors and commercial vehicles.
The Tata Nano is a city car created by Tata Motors. One of the first challenges of the Nano was to respond in a way adapted to the needs of the local market by producing a car accessible to the greatest number. The standard Tata Nano is presented as the newest car at the lowest price in the world.

along the Nagar Road towards the north west...

The river Mula-Mutha crosses the city. The Municipality of Pune has announced plans to clean up and restore the heavily polluted river.
Small garages are generally reported by these yellow tires and tube.

Shreemant Dagdusheth Halwai Ganapati is the epitome of pride and honour to the city of Pune. Devotees from every part of India and the world come to pray to Lord Ganapati here every year. Dagdusheth Halwai Mandir is today, not only one of the most highly revered places of worship in India but a social institution actively engaged in social welfare and cultural development through Dagduseth Halwai Sarvajanik Ganapati Trust.

The deity of Lord Ganesha was incepted by Shri Dagdusheth Halwai and his wife Lakshmibai way back, when they lost their only son to the plague epidemic.

The billboards promise luxurious real estate complexes. Political parties display the portraits of their teams. Poverty is very real.

Aga Khan Palace

The Aga Khan Palace was built by Sultan Muhammed Shah Aga Khan III in Pune, India. Built in 1892, it is one of the biggest landmarks in Indian history. The palace was an act of charity by the Sultan who wanted to help the poor in the neighbouring areas of Pune, who were drastically hit by famine .

Aga Khan Palace is a majestic building and is considered to be one of the greatest marvels of India. The palace is closely linked to the Indian freedom movement as it served as a prison for Mahatma Gandhi, his wife Kasturba Gandhi, his secretary Mahadev Desai and Sarojini Naidu. It is also the place where Kasturba Gandhi and Mahadev Desai died. In 2003, Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) declared the place as a monument of national importance.

Palais Shaniwar Wada
Shaniwarwada is an 18th-century fortification in the city of Pune in Maharashtra, India. Built in 1732, it was the seat of the Peshwa rulers of the Maratha Empire until 1818, when the Peshwas lost control to the East India Company after the Third Anglo-Maratha War. Following the rise of the Maratha Empire, the palace became the center of Indian politics in the 18th century.
The Pataleshwar Cave Temple is a rock-cut cave temple, carved out in the 8th century in the Rashtrakuta period.
...Back under the cloud of pollution at New Delhi Indira Gandhi international airport.
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