David Synagogue—a very special specimen depicting the famous Victorian architectural style, was founded by David Sassoon in the year 1861. Located in Byculla near Pune, this synagogue offers prayer services everyday and is managed and maintained by the authorities of the Sit Jacob Sassoon Charity trust.
The mind blowing architectural style of this synagogue is reputed for its huge frontal pillars (erected in Gothic style) and a stunning clock tower dominating the whole city. This complex also houses an exclusive prayer hall for ladies and boasts of a gallery for prayers in the floors above. David Synagogue is a popular sightseeing attraction from pilgrims and tourists alike and is visited by people looking for a tranquil place of worship, beautiful architectural marvels and serene environs—far from the maddening crowds.