Pune

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Pune, also called ‘Poona’, is situated in the state of Maharashtra, India. It is also known as the ‘Queen of the Deccan’ and attained its high importance when it became the capital of Bhonsle Marathas in the 17th century. Being the second largest city of Maharashtra, Pune is known for its rich Maratha culture and well-established manufacturing. Dating back to its history, the city was ruled by Rashtrakutas and very popular, Shivaji was the one who built his empire from Pune. The population of Pune is over 3.8 million and receives an annual rainfall of around 68 cm. Marathi, Hindi and English are the major languages spoken in this city while the popular religions are Hindu, Christians, Muslims, Sikhs, Sindhis and Parsis. The average temperature of Pune is around 15 degrees to 35 degrees and the best time to visit this place is from October to March.

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