Goneeda [Gopal Neelkantha Dandekar] Durgpremi Mandal had organized a literary meet on forts at Fort Rajmachi in 2009. Babasaheb Purandare also graced the occasion. Likewise in the event, photography and essay competition had been organized. The essay competition had different topics according to the groups? like-
School:- 1) The forts I saw 2) Forts and Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj
Colleges:- 1) Natural beauty around the Forts 2) Memorable climb of Forts
Adults:- 1) Importance of Forts in current scenario 2) Conservation of the Forts
60 entries of essays were submitted from all over Maharashtra and from those selective 38 essays are included in this book.