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पु.ल. देशपांडे यांच्या जन्मशताब्दीला गुरूवारपासून सुरवात होत आहे.

यानिमित संवाद पुणे संस्कृती प्रतिष्ठान आणि साहित्य वेध प्तिष्ठान तर्फेपुलांवर आधारित ‘ आनंदयात्रा ‘ – माझे जीवन गाणे ‘ हा कार्यक्रम आयोजित केला आहे.

Special kit & short film fest to mark Pulotsav.

Rate books and essays by Pu La which have not been available for a while will be offered to visitors during Pulotsav this year by the organisers.

Pulotsav logo will be unveiled at Balgandharva on November 8.

Pulotsav will take international turn this year.

Several branches of Maharashtra Mandal are expected to participate in the event, taking its reach to wider audience.

The organisers are also planning to screen rate footage obtained from Deshpande’s family during the festivsl.

The festival will be held between November 17 and 25.

Planned on humorist’s birthday Novembet 08.

Films on Pu La will be screened at National Film Archives of India ( NFAI) and the art gallery attached to Balgandharva during the festival.

Vikas Amte and Kaushiki Chakraborty will be feicitated for their life’s work and potential

Global Pulotsav to commence in Pune from 17th to 25th November

“Sab Kuch Pula”

2nd November, 2018 : 8 November 2018 to 8 November 2019 will be celebrated as the centenarian year of Pu.La Deshpande. The Pulotsav Festival which has been taking place for the past 14 years will this year celebrate the centenarian year of Pu.La Deshpande. This year the festival will be organized in 20 cities across India as well as in 30 cities across 5 continents. Pu. La. Parivar and ashay sanskrutik will be organizing the Pulotsav festival in collaboration with square 1 and Punyabhushan Pratishthan.The festival will begin from 17th November and go on till 25th November.

This year, the prestigious ‘Krutadnyata Sanman’ will be awarded to Dr. Vikas Kamte and ‘Tarunai Sanman’ to Kaushiki Chakraborty. The Krutadnyata Sanman is given to the people who have been doing great work in social work. Dr. Prakash Amte, Sindhutai Sapkal, Dr. Abhay Bang & Rani Bang, Girish Prabhune, Dr. Anil Awchat, Naam Foundation, Dr. Ravindra & Smita Kolhe have been felicitated with this award. Subodh Bhawe, Rahul Deshpande, Shreyas Talpade, Anand Bhate, Swapnil Bandodkar, Mukta Barve, Mahesh Kale & Amey Wagh were the few recipients of the Tarunai Sanman.

The Festival will take place at Balgandharva Ranga Mandir from 17th to 25th November. 16 different programs which include Film Festival, discussions, symposium, Speech invention, Music Concert, Play, Dance, Speeches, Caricature exhibition etc on Pula will be showcased at the festival. 100 artists will be performing in these various programs. ‘ Aathvanitale Pula’ is the compilation of Pula’s selected work which will be available for the people.

Photo Caption – Virendra Chitrav, festival director (3rd from Right) and Satish Jakatdar, festival co-director, (4th from Right) along with other dignitaries addressing the media in today’s Press conference.
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Pune’s Hema Kotnis awarded by the prestigious ‘ Dada Saheb Phalke International Film Award 2018′

Awarded by Shri Satpal Maharaj and Shri Sandeep Marwa filmmaker

  Kalyani Nagar based Hema Kotnis was awarded with prestigious Dada Saheb Phalke International Film Award 2018’ for Appreciation to the creations as ” Best Mrs. India” at New Delhi recently.

Shri Satpal Maharaj Tourism minister Uttarakhand Sandeep Marwa film producer awarded it.


Minakshee Malhotra crowned Mrs Maharashtra season 3 ( 2018 )

The Mrs. Maharashtra 2018, took over the spotlight once more in full swing.

The auditions for the same were held in the cities of Maharashtra such as Satara, Kolhapur, Karad, , Mumbai.

Many participants from all over Maharashtra auditioned but only the top 10 made it to the finals.

Minakshialhotra was vrowned Mrs Maharashtra season 3 ( 2018 ).

The finale took place at Tesidency Club, it was the 4th year and 3rd season of the Mrs Maharashtra pageant.

The judges for this grand event were Hema Kotnis ( Mrs India ), Queen of Queens Manjusha Malik ( Mrs Maharashtra 2017), and Mrs Shubhangi Shinyre ( Mrs India International).

The event was organized and well conceptualized by Jazzmatazz World the pioneers of event in Pune for past 27 years.

The clothes were designed by Sidhi and hair and makeup was done by VLCC

ICFAI Business School does it once again

ICAFI Business School (IBS), Pune has once again attained 90% placement for the class of 2018. Including 9 inyrrnational placements.
This is very remarkable acheivement if one considers the fact that IBS Pune, has grown by about 100 % during the last four years.

These excellent placements ride on the very well thought out and designex curriculum and delivery of the two years PGPM Program of IBS Pine.

This is designed to impart managerial skills in students and equip them with appropriate knowledge so that they are able to have a global view of the organisational issues from a holidtic perspective , irrespective of their specialisation in a particular finctional area.
IBS , Pune, intake was 500 students for the class 2018-20

Pune Emerged Winner of National HedNxt Startup Fest 2018

Members of the winning team were awarded Rs. 3 Lakhs each for their projects

Pune, 30th October 2018: “KrazyBee”, India’s largest micro-lending platform, plans to provide an enabling platform for college students to embark on their entrepreneurial journey with the HedNxt Startup Fest 2018. Students from Sinhgad Institutes- Pune, Reva University- Bengaluru, IIT- Madras, emerged as winners at the Finale of the 1st Edition of the HedNxt Startup Fest 2018 conducted by KrazyBee. The winners were awarded Rs. 3 Lakhs each for their projects. The event witnessed participation from 80 colleges across India, bringing out a host of unique entrepreneurial ideas.

HedNxt Startup Fest 2018 is a student-centric start-up fest, where KrazyBee & WPS have joined hands to encourage the entrepreneurial aspirations of college-going students. HedNxt, conceived as India’s first student-centric Startup Fest, is an initiative by KrazyBee, which is India’s leading E-commerce platform and first Online Instalment Store for students. HedNxt is sponsored by Mi-Incubator and Kingsoft (WPS) who are KrazyBee’s Program and Technology Partners, while Welike is the official Media Partner of HedNxt.

Commenting on the event, Mr. Madhusudan E., Founder & CEO of KrazyBee, said, “At HedNxt 2018, participating college students are given a chance to pitch their business ideas to mentors and VCs and raise funds for their start-up. I am delighted that the fest has hosted so many student entrepreneurs, whose ideas have the potential to create a change for a better tomorrow.”

Addressing at the occasion, Danny Chen, Marketing Director of Overseas Business, said, “We are delighted to be a part of this initiative conducted by KrazyBee. During this fest, we have witnessed a great number of student participation and received positive feedback from the students. Even though WPS is still fresh in the Indian market, many students are aware of our cutting-edge products and services. We have approximately 18 million active users in India. Our objective is to not only provide these products and services to the students during their academics, but we also look forward to paving the right path for them for their future career choices. With this idea, we are in line with the core aim of this initiative. Our main objective is to provide a platform for the students to share their business ideas and help them in making their dreams a reality. ”

Quotes from the winning team:

Abhishek, a student from Sinhgad Institutes- Pune, commented, “I can gain a lot of experience and confidence with the right support and guidance from KrazyBee and WPS. We have started Vlogworks, a marketing agency through which we want to establish a connection between companies and individual influencers. Vlogworks functions to promote brands for various companies by connecting them to the right influencers. ”

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First Edition of HedNxt Startup Fest (Left to Right) – Mr. Mayur Potdar, Head Strategic Alliances, KrazyBee; Mr. Yash Lohekar, a student of Sinhgad Institutes-Pune; Mr. Abhishek Shah, student of Sinhgad Institutes-Pune; Mr. Vishal Srivastava, student of Sinhgad Institutes-Pune; Mr. Taran, student of IIT- Madras; Ms. Pranoti Datta, student of Reva University-Bengaluru and Mr. Danny Cheng, Marketing Director of Oversea Business

Amanora Mall –Brings the Open Air Cinema

Pune, 24th Oct, 2018 : On 28th October 2018, the open-air stage at Amanora Mall will be transformed into a cinema. The Open-Air Cinema will host Romantic Comedy – “ Marley and Me”. The screenings will start at around 7 pm. People will get to unwind on comfortable cushion mat with bolsters. To enhance the movie experience, Amanora Mall is providing silent headphones.

INIFD Deccan organized Diwali Exhibition 2018 at Raja Ravi Verma Art Gallery

Pune, October 2018: On the 21st and 22nd of October 2018, INIFD Deccan organized a special Diwali Exhibition for the students to get busy by showcasing their creativity in the most enjoyable way. Diwali is the time to rejoice and make ourselves happy! It is that time of the year when we all get together in the light of the happiness to come our way. INIFD Deccan understands the value of culture and creativity. The Institute is a place for many budding designers who want to carve their path in the industry. INIFD Deccan has produced thousands of professional designers until now, and they continue to follow the similar fashion.

Students exhibited diyas, lanterns, apparels, sketches, on the spot perfume making, Henna application skills etc.! The groovy music kept everyone on their toes and the festive fervor kept the two-day event as lively as possible. It is the zeal and zest of the students that brings about the festive flavor in each one of us. Let’s hope that this Diwali spreads the light of happiness in you and your family too! It is this mix of creativity and culture that INIFD Deccan taps with the annual Diwali Exhibition, where students get a platform to showcase and exhibit their talented creations. Designer and Owner of ILOVEKAPDA – the highland Fashion Boutique at the lush Koregaon Park – NEHA MANTRI took out time from her busy schedule to come and grace the inauguration ceremony of the occasion!

The alumni network of the Institute has grown strongly. The passed-out students have gone to be fine professionals in the industry. Some have become entrepreneurs, some have become designers for the leading firms, and some have become designers in the film industry. INIFD Deccan takes pride in the success of its students and actively contributes in every possible to make students successful. INIFD Deccan conducts regular programs and events that offer students to widen their scope of creativity. The Institute provides a regular platform for students to showcase their creativity and get career opportunities. The Institute has been successful in placing students with reputed brands, year after year. It has been a common practice for the INIFD students to excel well in the academics and co-curricular activities.