A Day ‘Well’ Spent – Sketching Around Satara

[By Harshad Arole in Pune, India] The urban sketchers of Pune meet every Sunday morning and 150 such meets were done. It was a milestone which the group decided to mark with a trip to Satara, some 100km away from Pune. The city of Satara itself has a history to itself but we were in the mood to get away from the city and so landed up bang in the middle of farmlands within which lay a hidden gem of a structure. Bara Motechi Vihir A Stepped Well At Limb Village Near Satara ‘Bara Motechi Vihir’ meaning a well with twelve pulley mechanisms to pull water is an ancient stepped […]