Aurangzeb and the Siege of Ramsej

Ramsej thus set a pattern for the Maratha-Mughal war. It is interesting to note, that between two forts, Ramsej near Nashik and Gingee in Tamil Nadu, a staggering fourteen years of the war had been used up. Six in finally getting hold of Ramsej and eight in that far away fort in the south.

Read the full article , originally published in DNA –>  Aurangzeb and Ramsej

 

My book on Lachit Barphukan – ” Brahmaputra” – is available on Amazon India.  

 

Image credit : Prashant Sonwane (Ramsej page on Wikipedia)

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