Address:816 Dastur Meher road ( Butler Mohalla), Near Dorabji hotel , camp, Pune 411001

Year & Date: 1900 till 1919

 

Significance:

 

The house was called Bhopla house, which means Pumpkin House, because next to its entrance was a large round stone resembling the shape of a pumpkin. Meher Baba, then called Merwan spent his early childhood here. Merwan's room, known as "Thief's Den", was in the attic on the first floor.

 

Butler Mohalla                                 pumpkin1

 

             Butler Moholla                                                     Current Photo of Pumpkin House

 

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