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शिखर वेध- Trek Raigad fort on Sunday 7th June 2009

शिखर वेध- Trek Raigad fort on Sunday 7th June 2009

Brief Introduction abt Raigad
Height:Abt 2900 ft
Time:~2 hrs from Pachad near Mahad
Location:Raigad Range
"Fort Raigad is much more than a mere tourist spot. It is a sacred place of pilgrimage, which has left an imprint of the grand vision of Hindavi Swarajya as cherished by Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj"
Fort Raigad was the capital of the most illustrious Maratha sovereign,nurtured by Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj.It is a monument of his prophetic vision of Hindavi Swarajya

Khublada Buruj, Nana Darwaja, Maha Darawaja, Hati Talav, Ganga Sagar, Hirkani Buruj, Takmak Tok , Bajar Peth Jagdishwar Temple, Koli Lake, Shirkai Temple. The Statue of 'Shivaji Maharaj' The Samadhi of Maharaj.
Each place has a meaning

Journey Details:-
Sunday 6th June 2009
00:00 Hrs– Mumbai
04.30 Hrs– Pachad base village
05:00 Hrs– Ascend
07:00 Hrs– Atop Raigad
Exploration on fort
17:00 Hrs- Descend
18:30 Hrs- Base
20:30 Hrs- Dinner @Hotel Ruchi, Nagothane
23:00 Hrs- Back 2 Mumbai (Subjective)
The inital estimated expenditure is abt Rs. 650/-
This includes Transportation Charges by private vehicle (Mumbai to Mumbai); B/f+ Lunch+Evening Tea+Dinner

Advance Rs. 450/- for booking the vehicle is a must!!!

Anyone can deposit same amount on following details:
ICICI bank a/c no: 026801521464
Vartak nagar branch, Thane(w)

Last date for registration: Wednesday 3th June 2009, 5 pm
Smoking and consumption of liquor is strictly prohibited
Things To Carry:-
A Water Bottle (~3 Ltrs)
Camera, Cell Phone (Optional)
Pls avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments
New Cells and a Good working Torch
Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits etc
Medicine those if u require usually (Optional)
A good trekking shoes, extra pair of socks
A haversack to put all these things
For confirmation pls reply here or do contact on
Jagdish Patil: 09869369836