Unique Meuseum in Dapoli – Paranjpe Museum

The world is trying to keep up with the rapid pace of modernization; Dapoli is no exception to that. The roots of modernization are spreading quickly in Dapoli causing many changes in the town. To debate on whether these...

Harnai Port – Fish Auction Market

Harnai Port is a well-known port in Dapoli Taluka. This port has many land forts like Kanadurga fort, the fort of Gova, Fatehgadh and a water fort called Suvarnadurga. History states that these forts were home to the armada...

Shahi Masjid – Dabhol

In the 16th century, during the reign of Adilshah, there is a record of two mosques built in Konkan region. One of them is the Hasba Mosque in Chaul and the other is Shahi Mosque on Dabhol port in...

Chandika Temple – Dabhol

Based on a plateau about 1 Km away from the Dapoli – Dabhol highway and about 3-4 Kms away from Dabhol harbor, is a svayambhu (appeared on its own) temple of Goddess Chandika. The three-foot-tall stone idol of Goddess...

Goa Fort, Harnai

Along with Kanakadurga, Fattegad & Goa Fort are supporting (strategically) forts to the great marine fort Suvarnadurga at Harnai in Dapoli. Among these sub forts, Kanakadurga is the closest to Harnai port. Kanakadurga is surrounded by the sea on...

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Keshavsut | Taluka Dapoli

As per records, Keshavsut was born in the village of Malgund which lies in Ratnagiri district. But his birth date is still a topic...

Shahi Masjid – Dabhol

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