Shaniwar Peth, Pune

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Shaniwar Peth
city
Shaniwar Peth is located in Maharashtra
Shaniwar Peth
Shaniwar Peth
Location in Maharashtra, India
Coordinates: 18°31′15.15″N 73°51′5.43″E / 18.5208750°N 73.8515083°E / 18.5208750; 73.8515083Coordinates: 18°31′15.15″N 73°51′5.43″E / 18.5208750°N 73.8515083°E / 18.5208750; 73.8515083
Country  India
State Maharashtra
District Pune
Languages
 • Official Marathi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration MH-
Coastline 0 kilometres (0 mi)

Shaniwar Peth is a locality in Pune. It was established by Moropant Pingle in 1675. When under the Muslim rule this place was known as Murujabad/Murtuzabad.[1] Shaniwar means Saturday in English.There are many schools in Shaniwar Peth. The historic Shaniwar Wada is situated in Shaniwar Peth.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Punediary". Punediary. Retrieved 15 January 2011. 
  2. ^ "Shaniwar Peth". Pune Diary. Retrieved 15 January 2012. 

Schools[edit]

  • Ranade Balak Mandir
  • Navin Marathi Shala
  • New English School, Ramanbag
  • Ahilyadevi Highschool

Police Station[edit]

Shaniwar Peth police station