Category Archives: Maharashtra

Veer Savarkar- Cellular Jail

In my earlier post on Veer Savarkar, I had taken a look at his early years, and deportation to Cellular Jail.  Now when you talk of personalities like  Savarkar it is hard to do justice in just one blog post. … Continue reading

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Maharshi Karve

In my previous article, I had written about Kandukuri Veeresalingam, who pioneered widow remarriage in Andhra Pradesh, and also championed women’s education. The late 19th century and early 20th century had seen many reform movements in India, first starting from … Continue reading

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Though not a tourist hotspot like Kerala or Rajasthan, Maharashtra still remains a fascinating place to be explored. That is because of the sheer diversity of the state. Of course being the birthplace of Shivaji , and the home land … Continue reading

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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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