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A small village on the banks of the river Indrayani, it is also popularly called Devachi Alandi. Two fairs are held annually here: one on Ashadhi Ekadashi and the other on Kartik Ekadashi.

One can find the samadhi of the famous saint and poet Dnyaneshwar, the author of ‘Dyaneshwari' the Marathi commentary on the Gita.


Also situated on the banks of the river Indrayani, 31 kms away, is Dehu, the birthplace of Tukaram, the great 17th century poet-saint of Maharashtra. Hindu pilgrims mostly frequent it.Transport is easy with a number of State Transport buses from Pune. One can also find ‘Dharmashalas' for a comfortable stay, but prior booking is necessary.