Alandi – Pune Palkhi is on Saturday June 21, 2014, they start from Alandi at 6:30 AM
1. We meet at Corporation Busstop at 5:00 AM
2. Take the bus to Bhosari (Alandi Rd is closed) http://bit.ly/palkbus (Bus details)
3. We take a 6 seater from Bhosari to Sai temple (http://bit.ly/bhosari)
4. Walk from Sai Temple to Alandi where we meet Palkhi
5. We walk back to Pune http://bit.ly/waria
about 24K we should take about 6 hours of walking
Gautam Kulkarni 8805954747
Nikhil Shah 9595 344 500
Please read about dress code http://220.127.116.11/waari/Waari_Program.html
Please wear white pajama and kurta with white cap preferably.
Take a light breakfast snacks and lunch pack along with bottle of water.
Also carry an umbrella, napkin, mobile phone, and some money with you.
Please bring one set of taal and print out of some abhangs that may want to sing along the route.
We need people who are willing to give their phone numbers so anyone who needs direction on where to mee can call these numbers.
Need Name, Day and phone number if you want people to call you and get directions
For centuries people have been doing the ‘Wari’, Our original endurance event!
People start from various part of Maharashtra and walk all the way to the holy Pandharpur. About lac of people every kilometer along the way.
We walked a part of this route last year, let us continue the tradition.
The current plan is to walk from Alandi to Pune on June 21
We stay at our homes and then we walk from Pune to Saswad on June 22
We are thinking of organizing a vehicle to go to Alandi on Sat/21st Jun .
The Private vehicle will save our travel time as well as drop us to the closest possible point to the starting place of the Palkhi .
Vehicle will start from Samudra hotel,Nal stop at 4.00 am sharp
Second pick up point – Balgandharva Sq.,Near Corporation – 4.15 am sharp
Third pick point – Pune University main gate – 4.30 am sharp.
Please be on time so we can reach at the starting point on time .
We are getting Tempo/truck and approx cost is Rs.4000/- to Rs.6000/-
so contribution per person will be around Rs.100 – Rs.200 depends on number of persons .
Those who wants to join ,please confirm here in the comment with pick up location .
We will arrange vehicle only for those who will confirm here,pls confirm asap,very little time in hand .
Thanks Santosh Zurange for arranging the vehicle .