The eighth largest metropolises in India, Pune is located in the state of Maharashtra. It is the second largest city in the state after Mumbai, and is considered an important city in terms of its economical and industrial importance. It was earlier known as Punya-Nagiri or Queen of Deccan. The population of 6,049,968 and occupying area of 710 km2.
Copper plates dated to 758 and 768 show that, by the 8th century, an agricultural settlement known as Punnaka existed where Pune is today. The plates indicate that this region was ruled by the Rashtrakutas. The Pataleshwar rock-cut temple complex was built during this era. The Kasba peth in central Pune were constructed in the 5th century. In the copper plate of 993 A.D. It is named as punaka desha. Later on it was referred to as punekavadi. Punevadi, kasabe Pune. There was temple of Punyeshwara on the bank of mutha.
Popular places in Pune are Shaniwar Wada, Aga Khan Palace, Shinde Chhatri, National War Memorial, Bund Gardens, Empress Garden, Snake Park, Pashan Lake, National Defense Academy, Pataleshwat Temple.
Pune Shopping Malls are Pune Central Mall in G.P.O., Pune Central 2 in Sivaji Nagar, S Mall in Deccan Gymkhana, Aditya Shagun Mall in Kothrud, Inorbit Mall in Viman Nagar, Koregaon Park Plaza in Koregaon Park, Phoenix Market City in Viman Nagar.
Pune Bus Station near by Sanjay Gandi Road, Agarkar Nagar, Pune and Railway Station near by HH Prince Aga Khan Road, Agarkar Nagar, Pune and Airport near by Pune International Airport Area, Lohegaon, pune.
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