Tag: Shivaji Jayanti

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  • Ingenious stratagem of Shivaji Maharaj: The Pratapgad Fort

    Ingenious stratagem of Shivaji Maharaj: The Pratapgad Fort

    The great 17th century Maratha leader, Chhatrapati Shivaji is known for his military strategy and diplomacy. While he commanded over 300 forts during his reign, it’s interesting to analyse how Pratapgad—the site of the famous battle between Shivaji and Afzal Shah in 1659 and the first and only hill fort he built—is a prime example of the Maratha warrior’s military genius.

    February 18, 2019
  • President Kovind hails Shivaji’s inspiring leadership

    President Kovind hails Shivaji’s inspiring leadership

    Hailing Maratha king Chhatrapati Shivaji as a ruler who “united people rising above caste and religion” President Ram Nath Kovind expressed his happiness that the annual ‘Shivaji Rajyabhishek Mahotsav’ has become so popular. Speaking at the event organised by Akhil Bhartiya Shivarajyabhishek Mahotsav Samiti, the President called Shivaji one of the one of the most …

    February 19, 2018