In a first, Carzonrent and SAP Concur Team up for Smoother Business Travel

  • Carzonrent integrates with SAP Concur to deliver excellence in urban mobility to SAP Concur clients
  • Carzonrent is now available in the SAP Concur App Center


Bangalore, India, 18th July, 2018:Carzonrent, India’s largest corporate car rental network, today announced the integration of its car rental technology platform with SAP Concur®, the leading provider of spend management solutions and services. Now available in the SAP Concur App Center, Carzonrent will provide SAP Concur clients seamless expense management for corporate car rental reservation. This solution will now be available to all SAP Concur clients travelling into India from across the globe.


Carzonrent serves more than 600 corporate clients across 39 cities and 9 airports in India offering more than 10 million trips annually. They aim to pass on this experience to all SAP Concur clients to improve their expense management with respect to car rental. Corporate travelers and Travel facilitators need only link their SAP Concur profile with their Carzonrent app, to easily view, report and analyze all travel expenses in one place.


“Carzonrent is the first Indian corporate car rental service to associate with SAP Concur and we bring our considerable experience on board. Together we will facilitate expense management for all SAP Concur clients with our innovative technology platform that simplifies the whole travel expense process.” Said Mr. Rajiv K Vij, Managing Director and CEO at Carzonrent, Pvt. Ltd. “This will provide a smart car rental solution to SAP Concur clients along with access to our large fleet of chauffeur driven cars.”


Launched in 2013, the SAP Concur App Center makes it easy for travellers to find and connect to apps that integrate with SAP Concur and provide additional value for individuals and businesses to SAP Concur clients.


Commenting on the partnership, Mr. Neeraj Dotel, MD India & SAARC, SAP Concur said, “We are always on the lookout to offer a holistic user experience. Now travelling for business will be much simpler with Carzonrent providing immediate access and availability to the company’s fleet of cars. We will be able to ensure more improved visibility into ground transportation spend and provide automated provisioning of business travel for Indian enterprises.”


For more information, visithttps://book.carzonrent.com/Concur/ConnectConcur


About Carzonrent:

Carzonrent (India) Pvt. Ltd is the leader in shaping the personal ground transportation industry in India. Carzonrent with its fleet size of more than 8000 cars- from Maruti Dzire to Toyota, Camry, Mercedes & more offers a complete bouquet of travelling solutions to its customers. The services offered by Carzonrent are Corporate Chauffeur Drive, Self-Drive (Myles), Intra-city, and Outstation and Limousine service. The company was launched in the year 2000 with a short-term objective of offering a safe and reliable medium of travel to customers and a long-term vision of giving structure to the unorganized car rental sector. The company today has its presence in 65 locations, 9 Airports, Major Railway Stations and prominent hotels and malls. The company services 1000 plus corporate customers and is planning to expand its fleet size to 30,000 cars in the coming three years. The company services more than 25,000 travellers every day in different parts of the country having moved more than 10 million travellers last year.  The company boasts of 30,000,000 satisfied customers till date with 20,000 trips and 1, 00,000 kilometres daily.


About SAP Concur:

For more than two decades, SAP Concur has taken companies of all sizes and stages beyond automation to a completely connected spend management solution encompassing travel, expense, invoice, compliance, and risk. SAP Concur’s global expertise and industry-leading innovation keep its customers a step ahead with time-saving tools, leading-edge technology, and connected data, in a dynamic ecosystem of diverse partners and applications. User-friendly and business-ready, SAP Concur unlocks powerful insights that help businesses reduce complexity and see spending clearly, so they can manage it proactively. Learn more at concur.com or the SAP Concur blog.





Pune: Wed 18th July 2018: Today Karishma Laser and Cosmetic Centre announced the launch of its second centre in Pune. The inauguration happened amongst a splendid ceremony at the hands of the Chief Guest and our city’s first lady Smt. MuktataiTilak.In addition to the Chief Guest and other dignitaries, present at the occasion were two important people without who the project would have not been successful, Dr. Suresh Sanghvi who is spearheading the entire project along with the constant advise and support of Dr. Shobha Sanghvi who is the co-founder of the centre.

The newly opened centre which spans over 4600 sq.ft. is spread across two floors,2nd floor ‘Karishma Laser and Cosmetics Clinic’ and 3rd floor is ‘KarishmaSpeciality Clinic’ where we offer the best of surgical & non-surgical treatments under one roof. The journey of Dr. Sanghvi started with his first centre situated in Saifee Lane,East Street Camp -the heart of Pune and have been successfully providing the best of treatments to local, outstation and International patients since more than two decades (1996 ).

Cosmetic surgery and services are the distinctive technologies in the field of aesthetic, which are performed to amend or enhance individuals’ appearance. Commonly involves the alteration of face or body by the means of surgical and medical techniques. The cosmetic surgeries and services are in demand due to changing lifestyle and as the increasing health issue such as, wrinkles, sun spots, patchy skins, birthmarks has risen.

So whether you are a lawyer who wants to go for a hair transplant or a professor who wishes to get that post pregnancy fat removed; or a journalist who wishes to look young and presentable or you can be a college fresher with a yearning for a dimple to enhance your smile or a retired man who wishes to get rid of painful varicose veins, we at Karishma provide solutions for all types of needs and problems.

Speaking at the occasion Dr. Suresh Sanghvi said,“It gives me immense pleasure to announce the launch of our new state of the art centre in the heart of the city. This centre has been carefully designed keeping in mind the patients’ comfort. We have equipped our centre with all the latest International machineries setup in different treatment rooms, we also have Luxury Deluxe rooms for Patient and their relatives’ stay on the first and third floor with all the comforts and amenities. 24*7 Power backup elevator, a pantry and an ambience that is comforting makes this centre truly one of its kind in Pune.”

While addressing the media, Dr. Shobha Sanghvi, Co-founder said, “For us “Beauty is healthy Mind and Body”. A pleasing Personality is adored and praised by everyone. In today’s world, the beauty industry is no longer restricted by age or gender .We at Karishma Laser and Cosmetic Clinic help our Patients, be it a male or female to enhance their Beauty so that they feel more Confident and Positive about themselves.”

Karishma Laser and Cosmetic centre takes pride in providing all the possible beauty and cosmetic solutions. We have 55 different types of treatments in surgical and non-surgical options and since our inception in 1996 we have successfully catered to patients from all across the world.Our belief is that every patient deserves the best of treatments at the hands of qualified and skilled doctors and has made us one of the most loved cosmetic centres inPune for more than a decade.

Photo Captions –

1. Pic 1 – 1. Dr. Suresh & Dr. Shobha Sanghvi welcoming Chief Guest & Pune’s first lady Smt. Muktatai Tilak

2. Pic 2 – Mayor Smt. Muktatai Tilak along with Dr. Suresh & Dr. Shobha Sanghvi interacting with media.

3. Pic 3 – Dr. Shobha Sanghvi lighting the lamp with Mayor Smt. Muktatai Tilak & Dr. Suresh Sanghvi

Munishri Pulaksagarji Maharaj’s Chaturmas in Pune
Mangal Pravesh and Shobha Yatra on July 22nd

Munishri Most Revered 108 Pulaksagarji Maharaj, who travels all over the country barefoot working for the awareness in the devotees through his enchanting eloquence and radiant thoughts, will be having his Chaturmas in Pune this year and he will be welcomed in Pune by the entire Jain community on July 22, 2018 through a grand procession.

His stay during the Chaturmas will be at Dharmanuragi Rasiklal M. Dhariwal Nagari, Mahalakshmi Lawns, near Rajaram Bridge, Karvenagar, Pune and this will be marked by various programs such as sermons, satsang, philosophy, darshan, books and special issues release, Dnyanaganga Mahotsav, all religions leaders discussions, tree plantation, blood donation, child sanskar camps, health check up camps, prasad etc.

Almost more than 2 lakh Jain pilgrims are expected to come from Pune city, Pune district and Maharashtra throughout the period. All important events and daily sermons by Munishri will be telecaste live by the Jinvani channel.

This Chaturmas Mahotsav is jointly organised by all Jain communities and organisations in Pune, said Smt. Shobha Dhariwal, President and Milind Phade, Executive President of the Sakal Jain Varshayog Samiti, Pune in a press conference.

Most Revered 108 Pulaksagarji Maharaj’s padaprakshalan will be done at the Manikabaug Jain Temple on Sinhagad road at 2.00 pm on Sunday, July 22nd and a grand procession will arrive at the venue at 4:30 pm from there.

More than 3000 Jain devotees are expected to participate in this event, and there will be a lezim team of women along with sanai choughada, band, dhol lagim etc. at the front of the procession. There will be a replica of Shri Gomateshwar Mahamastakabhishek ceremony held at

Shravanbelogola in the procession while two silver chariots will also be there in which images of Munishris will be placed.

Maharashtra’s Food and Civil Supplies Minister and Pune’s district Guardian Minister Hon. Girish Bapat and Pune’s Mayor Smt. Mukta Tilak will welcome the Munishri at the Dharmanuragi Rasiklal M. Dhariwal Nagari, Mahalakshmi Lawns, Pune.

A grand covered pendol of 66,000 sq ft has been erected at the Mahalakshmi Lawns for this Chaturmas and it has been named as Dharmanuragi Rasiklal M. Dhariwal Nagari. More than 5000 chairs have been arranged in the grand decorated pavilion, while two stages of 56 x 20 feet and 50 x 20 feet have been erected.

The magnificent backdrop of a temple has been provided while an entrance gate in the replica of temple has been built.

A separate 10,000 sq ft hall for breakfast and meal has been also erected here along with state-of-the-art sound system, fans, tubes, LED screen etc. Everyone here will be offered free breakfast and meal here as the offering.

During the period of Most Revered 108 Pulakasagaraji Maharaj’s Chaturmas, darshan of Munishri will be from 8 am to 10 am and 5.30 pm to 7 pm everyday. While aarti of the god and the munishri will be held every evening.

On Friday, 27th July, the day of Guru Poornima, Munishri will give sermon at 8:30 am while a picture book ‘Chitravali’ is to be released based on his life. Along with the devotees from Maharashtra, thousands of devotees from cities like Delhi, Bhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jaipur, Udaipur, Jabalpur etc. are also expected to come on that day. The Chaturmas Mangal Kalash will be installed on Tuesday, July 29th and it will mark begining of the Chaturmas Parva. ‘Pancharang Pravodhini’, a special issue based on Munishri’s life and his teachings and edited by veteran thinker Professor Dr. Raosaheb Patil (Solapur) will be released on the occasion.

During the Chaturmas period, Munishri Most Revered 108 Pulaksagaraji Maharaj will visit the Bhandarkar Oriental Research Institute, University of Pune and Rajnish Osho Ashram and will held talks with the scholars there. The Dnyanganga Mahotsav is to be held from August 12th to September 2nd and 16 books written by Munishri will be released on the 1st day of Dnyanganga Mahotsav. His discourses will be held at 8.30 am to 10.00 am everyday on religious awareness and social reforms during the Dnyaanganga Mahotsav.

During this Chaturmas period, child sanskar camp, blood donation camp, tree plantation, health check up camp etc. have been organized at the venue during the Chaturmas period. The pendol will have 12 stalls of 10 x12 ft. size and a separate hi-tech office has been erected. Hoardings and arches have been constructed throughout the entire city and a balloon will be flown at the venue that will go up to 80 ft. high.

Munishri will go to Nigdi after September 5th and Chaturmas Parva in Pune will end on the November 7th. Smt. Shobha Dhariwal and Milind Phade have appealed to all Jain and non-Jain community members to come for Munishri’s darshan in large numbers and take advantage of the satsang. The office bearers Arvind Jain, Anand Gandhi, Chakor Gandhi, Jitendra Shah, Ajit Patil, Sudin Khot, Sujata Shah, Veerkumar Shah, Utkarsh Gandhi were also present at the Press Conference

Media Briefing!!!

Shobhatai Dhariwal President & Milind Phadey Working President- Sakal Jain Varshayog, Samiti to address Media at 11.30am- Pune Patrakar Bhawan- Ganjave Chowkh.

They will breuf the press on the oncoming Chatutmas preparation and Shobha Yayra details and various programs lined up for the Chaturmas planned for Jain spiritual guru Shri Param Pujya 108 Pulak Sagar Maharaj ji.

It is happening in Pune City.
This current year.

Lakhs of Jain devotees are expected to arrive on Pune on this occassion.

Shobha Yatra, Pravachan, Satsang, Pravachan, Darshan and Djaram Jagran will be part of the Chaturmas .

Dr Kalyan Gangwal conferred with

Ahimsa Ratna Puruskar

Ahimsa Ratna Puruskar awarded to Dr. Kalyan Gangwal.


Dr.Kalyan Gangwal, a practising physician, who remains an ardent activist and a spirited crusader for animal rights!

Swaran Belgola Jain Mathadhish Swatshri Charukirti Bhattarachak Swami and Jain Religious Scholar
Ratanlalji Jain
Presented the award in Sharavanbelagola to Dr Gangwal.

Rs51000 trophy citation were given on 11th July.
Mahamast Abhishekh program at Shravan Belgola, Karnatak.

He’s been adjudged the `Best Vegetarian of the Year’ in 1998 and just felicitated at the Jain Convention in Philadelphia for his contribution to the cause of human welfare and non-violence!

‘मुक्त संगीत चर्चासत्राची’ त्रितपपूर्ती

डॉ. अरविंद थत्ते, डॉ. सुचेता चापेकर, डॉ. सलील कुलकर्णी सहभागी

‘गानवर्धन’ संस्था ललित कला केंद्र गुरुकुल, सावित्रीबाई फुले पुणे विद्यापीठ यांच्या सहयोगाने संगीत साधकांच्या तसेच रसिकांच्या चिंतनात वृद्धी व्हावी, या हेतूने आयोजित करत असलेल्या ‘मुक्त संगीत चर्चासत्रात’ (निरूपणयुक्त संगीताविष्कार) ज्येष्ठ संवादिनीवादनकार डॉ. अरविंद थत्ते, नृत्यगुरू डॉ. सुचेता चापेकर व संगीतकार डॉ. सलील कुलकर्णी सहभागी होणार आहेत.

शुक्रवार दि. २७, शनिवार दि. २८ व रविवार दि. २९ जुलै २०१८ या तीन दिवशी रोज सायंकाळी ६ वाजता मनोहर मंगल कार्यालय, एरंडवणे, पुणे ४ येथे संपन्न होणा-या या उपक्रमाचे हे त्रितपपूर्ती वर्ष असल्याचे गानवर्धनचे कार्याध्यक्ष प्रसाद भडसावळे यांनी कळविले आहे.

शुक्रवार दिनांक २७ जुलै २०१८ या पहिल्या दिवशी ज्येष्ठ संवादिनीवादनकार, गुरू डॉ. अरविंद थत्ते आपल्या ‘राग संगीतात श्रुती असंख्य’ या विषयाच्या माध्यमातून संवादिनी वादनात श्रुतींकडे बघण्याचे शास्त्रीय आणि सप्रयोग दृष्टिकोन, त्यांचा परस्पर संबंध सप्रयोग उलगडून दाखवतील. त्यांच्याशी डॉ. चैतन्य कुंटे संवाद साधणार आहेत.

शनिवार २८ जुलै २०१८ रोजी भरतनाट्यम नृत्यशैलीमध्ये स्वत:चा स्वतंत्र ठसा उमटविणा-या ज्येष्ठ नृत्यगुरू डॉ. सुचेता चापेकर ‘नृत्याभिनय’ या शीर्षकाअंतर्गत अभिजात नर्तनातील अभिनयवैशिष्टयांचे सर्वांगीण उकल करणारी सप्रयोग प्रस्तुती सादर करणार आहेत.

संत रचनांपासून…बाकीबाबा, आरती प्रभू, कुसुमाग्रज हृयांच्या अभिजात कवितांपासून…घराघरात, मनामनात रुजलेली बालगीते, लावणी पासून… रागमालेपर्यंत वैविध्य असणारे सर्जनशील संगीतकार, गायक, लेखक म्हणून सुपरिचित असलेले डॉ. सलिल कुलकर्णी ‘गाणे असे घडते’ या विषयाच्या माध्यमातून आपले विचार सप्रयोग मांडणार आहेत रविवार दि. २९ जुलै २०१८ रोजी.

त्यांना तबल्यावर आदित्य आठले यांची संगत असून संवादक आहेत मिलिंद कुलकर्णी.

पुण्यात गेली सलग ३६ वर्षे सातत्याने संगीतक्षेत्रातील दिग्गज कलावंतांनी आपले सांगीतिक विचारधन ‘मुक्त संगीत चर्चासत्राच्या’ व्यासपीठावरुन संगीतसाधकांसमोर मांडले आहे. गानवर्धनचे अध्यक्ष कृ. गो. धर्माधिकारी यांच्या संकल्पनेतील या उपक्रमास रसिकांचाही उत्तम प्रतिसाद लाभत आहे.

आत्तापर्यंत ३६ वर्षात सवाशेहून अधिक सप्रयोग भाषणे सादर झाली. त्यावर आधारित गानवर्धनने प्रकाशित केलेल्या मराठी, हिंदी व इंग्रजी या भाषेतील ग्रंथांनाही अभ्यासकांनी उत्तम प्रतिसाद दिला.

आज त्रितपपूर्ती वर्षातही संगीत साधकांचा उत्तम प्रतिसाद मिळत असलेल्या या कार्यक्रमांना तीनही दिवस प्रवेश विनामूल्य आहे.