News & Events

Celebrated Orritel Hotel's 10th Anniversary.

On the occasion of its 10th anniversary on July 4,  the management of Orritel Hotel invited our Friends to interact with their staff.

The day began with a warm welcome by the managing director and staff of Orritel Hotel.

Tree Plantation Drive

On July 1, our Friends participated in a Tree Plantation Drive organized by Sustainability Initiatives, FSAI and Special Partner Navkshitij, in association with the Forest Department, Pune. 

It was an indelible moment for us when our Friends were felicitated by Honorable Cabinet Minister for Food & Drug Administration, Maharashtra State and Guardian Minister of Pune District.


Trek to Bahadurgad

On June 30, we went on a trek to Bahadurgad, on the bank of the River Bhima, in Pedgaon near Daund, Pune, for the monthly trek. The place is known by several names such as Bhadhurgad, Pedgaon cha killa and Dharmaveer gad. We were visiting the place for the first time.

Our Friends visited the temples built in the 14th century by the ancestors of Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj. 

After reaching the fort, we enjoyed s tasty lunch prepared by the local villagers. 


Orientation program on snakes

On June 29, an orientation program on snakes was organized at Navkshitij, Marunji, by a group of volunteers from the Wild Animals and Snakes Protection Society, Marunji. 

The programme began with a warm welcome by our Friends and staff members, in the presence of Navkshitij Trustee Mrs. Vasudha Divekar. Then Mr. Ganesh Bhumkar presented an informative slide show on snakes.

Celebrating 4th International Yoga Day

Though Navkshitij Friends are doing yoga every day, today's yoga session was very special. To mark the International Yoga Day, Yoga Trainers Ms. Suhasini Ozarde and Nayana Kanchan

Inauguration of 5KW Solar System and Handover of Scooter

It is a very special and happy day for Navkshitij Friends. We are celebrating the birthdays of some of our Friends. 
There was were two gifts on this special day for Navkshitij, a brand new Suzuki Access 125 scooter and 5KW Solar Electricity System, executed under the Synergy Project of the Rotary District 3131 Navkshitij Team.