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Shaniwarwada

Shaniwarwada is a historical fortification in the city of Pune in Maharashtra, India. Built in 1732. The Shaniwar Wada was originally the seven-storied capital building of the Peshwas of the Maratha Empire. The complex had an impressive lotus-shaped fountain: the Hazari Karanje (Fountain of a thousand jets). It was constructed for the pleasure of the infant Peshwa Sawai Madhavrao. It was designed as a sixteen petal lotus; each petal had sixteen jets with an eighty-foot arch. It was the most complicated and intricate fountain of its time. 

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