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Tabla, Guitar & Djembe Jam

Impromptu Music Jam session featuring Tabla, Guitar & Djembe.

Newsletter 30.01.15

Dear Friends, Greetings from Pagdandi. This time our newsletter contains information regarding new books for sale, Pune Urban Village Unconference – a wonderful community event and the much awaited natural Holi colours. Ananconda in my Backyard and other stories by Bina Thomas Available for Sale […]

Pagdandi in Pune Mirror

Pagdandi is in Pune Mirror today, Page 22. Featuring everyone’s favorite Adrak Chai, Hot Milk with Kakvi and Charity Chai. Thank you Shweta Kapur for featuring us, Nikhil Ghorpade for taking the photographs and all our Fans for their love and support! Check it out.

Pagdandi featured in The Golden Sparrow, Pune

Pagdandi Books Chai Cafe featured in The Golden Sparrow ‘s today edition Saturday 20/12/14. Pg. 2 . Read the web article at:

Freedom Trail Pune by Janwani

Janwani has released a new book called “Freedom Trail Pune” . Copies of the book are available at Pagdandi. For more about the book read:

Flex Recycled Bags

Pagdandi is now stocking Bags and Folders made from recycled Flex. Produced by Plusone Initiative . Come and discover these awesome bags! ‪

Recycle Egg Crates

We are collecting Egg Crates for Ecoexist ( to upcycle them into diwali lights. Please donate your Egg Crates to Pagdandi – Books Chai Cafe instead of throwing them away in the bin.  

Times of India Feature

Pagdandi was featured today Sunday, 31st August 2014 in Times of India, Pune, Page 4. Did you read it?  

Anniversary Event

25th August 2014 Pagdandi turned 1 and we celebrated this occasion by our staff cutting two awesome cakes. A Pumpkin Spice and a Chocolate Ganache. The cake cutting was followed by screening of some National Food Division and independent documentaries. Photographs from the event:

Happy Ganesh Chaturthi

Happy Ganesh Chaturthi

Ganesh Chaturthi is the biggest festival that Punekars celebrate and Pagdandi is infected by the fever as well. From selling Eco-Friendly Ganpati Idols by Eco-Exist ( to conducting a ‘Make your Own Ganesha’ workshop by Niranjan Upasani of Bluewiss (, we did it all! 🙂 […]