Category Archives: Marathas

The Holkars of Indore-Malhar Rao Holkar

“Two pearls have been dissolved, 27 gold coins have been lost and of the silver and copper the total cannot be cast up”- Message to Balaji Baji Rao after Panipat The 3rd Battle of Panipat, had dealt one of the … Continue reading

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Shivaji- The Ruler

While a lot is known about Shivaji Maharaj’s military conquests and battles, I feel not much focus has been laid on his administration and the way he built up the military. Shivaji¬† has rightly been regarded as one of the … Continue reading

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Sinhgad

One of the greatest military operations in the history of India, would be the capture of Sinhagad . It is a story of courage, heroism, adventure. When you walk around Pune , and the surrounding areas, you feel the valor … Continue reading

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